Emergency Department Construction Underway

July 12th, 2016|Categories: Construction, Emergency, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , |

As the second phase of expansion begins, there has been a lot of activity around Kootenai Health’s operating rooms and Emergency Department. Construction crews recently finished the demolition of the first stage of operating room construction to make room for three new suites, and demolition is just beginning in the Emergency Department. During construction, the [...]

Making Progress | Kootenai Clinic Post Falls Expansion Update

May 12th, 2016|Categories: Construction|Tags: |

Employees and visitors of Kootenai Clinic Post Falls will see a shift in focus this spring as exterior construction moves into its final phases. Construction crews plan to begin interior work in May, pulling back construction fences to make room for more parking. The exterior of the new clinic building will look familiar to Kootenai [...]

Kootenai Health Expansion – Open March 15

March 14th, 2016|Categories: Construction, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: |

The exterior of Kootenai Health has transformed dramatically since breaking ground on the new east expansion in August of 2014. The new building, totaling 100,000 square feet, will not only provide more space to care for patients, but also free up space in the existing facility for future expansion and renovations. The facility opens to [...]

Kootenai Health announces $4.4 million gift to benefit hospital expansion

February 24th, 2016|Categories: Construction, Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , |

Douglas Hugh McCall, a former Hayden resident and philanthropist, left a legacy gift to the Kootenai Health Foundation of $4.4 million. The unprecedented gift was unrestricted, with the suggestion to invest the funds in something extraordinary to benefit the health care of the community. The lobby of the new east expansion at Kootenai Health will [...]

Kootenai Imaging and Yuditsky Family support hospital expansion

February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Construction, Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , |

The Kootenai Health Foundation received two gifts totaling $400,000 in support of Kootenai Health’s east expansion. Kootenai Imaging, a local radiology group, contributed $300,000 to support and name the employee garden. John “Jack” Yuditsky, his wife Helen, and their son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Mary Kay Yuditsky, donated $100,000 to benefit the Family Birth Center [...]

Kootenai Health Foundation gives $2.5 million capital campaign gift to support Kootenai Health expansion

January 25th, 2016|Categories: Construction, Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , , , |

In 2014, the Kootenai Health Foundation began a capital campaign to help fund the Kootenai Health east expansion. Through campaign gifts, grants and fundraising events, the Foundation gifted the first of four donations of $2.5 million. “The community continues to answer the call with resounding support,” said Kootenai Health Foundation Board Chairman, Mike Chapman. Kootenai’s [...]

McIntire family donates $1 million to hospital expansion

November 30th, 2015|Categories: Construction, Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , , |

Longtime hospital supporters and community leaders, Ron and Joanne McIntire, were recognized at the Kootenai Health Foundation’s Festival of Trees Gala for donating $1 million to benefit the hospital’s east expansion. Because of their generous donation designated to women’s and children’s services, the new unit will be named the Kootenai Health McIntire Family Birth Center. [...]

Kootenai Health to Break Ground on $10.5 Million Expansion in Post Falls

October 1st, 2015|Categories: Construction, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , |

In order to meet the growing needs of patients in Post Falls, Kootenai Health is embarking on a $10.5 million, two-story, 22,000 square foot expansion project. The expansion will add on to the existing campus at 1300 E. Mullan Ave. and provide new space for additional clinic locations and ancillary services to better care for [...]

Taking Shape: Kootenai Health’s expansion is moving skyward

January 27th, 2015|Categories: Construction, Uncategorized|

Things are really starting to take shape on Kootenai Health’s expansion. Behind the plastic lining the sides of the structure, steel beams and concrete floors – the bones of the new structure – are coming together. “The expansion will remain tented through the winter,” Derek Miller, construction manager, said. “This will protect the structure from [...]