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 [...]

Kootenai Health named in 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health

By |November 9th, 2016|Categories: Heart Services, News/Events|

Kootenai Health was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics,TM an IBM company. Of the 50 hospitals named, only two are located in the Pacific Northwest, Kootenai Health and [...]

Chicks n Chaps donates to Cancer Patient Support Fund

By |November 1st, 2016|Categories: Cancer Services, Community Involvement, Foundation, News/Events|Tags: , |

Chicks n Chaps at the Gem State Stampede raised $9,547 at their annual North Idaho State Fair and Rodeo event to benefit the Kootenai Health Foundation’s Cancer Patient Support Fund. Thank you to everyone who [...]

Kootenai Health Earns “A” Grade for Patient Safety by the Leapfrog Group

By |October 31st, 2016|Categories: Kootenai Health, News/Events, Nursing|

New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades were announced today by The Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety review organization. Kootenai Health was one of 844 hospitals to receive an “A”, ranking it among the safest hospitals [...]

Kootenai County Deputy Sherriff Association Donates to Kootenai Health Teddy Bear Clinic

By |October 17th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events, Pediatrics|Tags: , |

The Kootenai County Deputy Sheriff Association donated over 50 teddy bears and $500 to support Kootenai Health Pediatric Services’ Teddy Bear Clinic, to be held Saturday, October 22 at Kootenai Health. The event’s goal is [...]

Paddy’s Sports Bar Donates $19,191 to Kootenai Health Foundation and Komen

By |October 14th, 2016|Categories: Cancer Services, Foundation, News/Events|Tags: , |

Paddy’s Sports Bar raised $19,191 from their annual Breast Fest event to benefit the Kootenai Health Foundation and the Idaho/Montana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen. The money donated to the Kootenai Health Foundation’s Cancer Patient [...]