Kootenai Health reaffirms Magnet® status – the gold standard for nursing excellence

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: Kootenai Health, News/Events, Nursing|Tags: , , |

The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) granted Kootenai Health Magnet recognition for the third time; Kootenai has held Magnet status since 2006 and is one of only two Magnet hospitals in the state of Idaho. [...]

Randy Oaks and Sarah Pierce join Kootenai Health Foundation

By |January 10th, 2017|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Randy Oaks and Sarah Pierce as board members. Oaks and Pierce will begin serving three-year terms on January 11. Randy Oaks Randy Oaks is [...]

Make Your New Year Resolution Last

By |January 4th, 2017|Categories: MyHealth, News/Events, Uncategorized|Tags: |

A good maintenance plan is key for weight loss success Americans are bombarded by trendy diets, weight loss supplements and other products that promise an easy solution to weight loss. Kootenai’s own Jennifer Reider, Human [...]

Five Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

By |December 7th, 2016|Categories: Behavioral Health, Nutrition Services, Rehabilitation Services|Tags: , , |

Put the happy back in your holiday season Everyone feels added stress around the holidays. Whether it is the financial burden associated with the season of giving, or time constraints when dealing with travel and [...]

Kootenai Health announces new Foundation President

By |November 15th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Julie Holt, new president of the Kootenai Health Foundation The Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to welcome Julie Holt as its new president. As a seasoned development executive, Holt brings more than 20 [...]

Kootenai Health Earns Level II Trauma Designation

By |November 14th, 2016|Categories: Emergency, Kootenai Health, News/Events, Nursing|Tags: , |

We are excited to announce that Kootenai Health has been designated as a Level II Trauma Center by the State of Idaho Time Sensitive Emergency System. To receive designation, Kootenai Health had to verify that [...]