Posted on Sunday, December 13, 2020 at 11:30 am CST
A warning about the dangers of choking hazards is going out to parents as Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital physicians see 32 alarming emergencies this year involving young children, one includes a 22-month-old from Morgan.
Posted on Friday, December 11, 2020 at 11:34 am CST
For the fourth consecutive year, Modern Healthcare magazine has named Marc Harrison, MD, Intermountain Healthcare president and CEO, to its 2020 list of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare, ranking him third with the top spot going to the nation's frontline medical workers.
Posted on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 9:14 am CST
1,549. That's the number of live-saving heart transplants the UTAH (Utah Affiliated Transplant Hospitals) Cardiac Transplant Program – a unique collaborative transplant group from Intermountain Healthcare (Intermountain Medical Center and Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital), University of Utah Health, and the George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Medical Center in Salt Lake City – have performed in the past 35 years.
Posted on Tuesday, December 08, 2020 at 3:57 pm CST
The Intermountain Healthcare Supply Chain program has earned the prestigious "Master" designation for the third consecutive year in the annual Gartner Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 list for excellence in supply chain management, innovation, and planning.
Posted on Monday, December 07, 2020 at 1:36 pm CST
Most people take their good health and ability to physically move for granted. Others, due to injury or illness, may not be able to move as they would like and strongly desire to get moving again. Being physically active empowers people, makes them feel incredible, and improves all facets of their lives.
Posted on Sunday, December 06, 2020 at 11:15 am CST
Rehabilitation therapies help patients recover or improve their abilities to move and function in daily life. Trained therapists evaluate and treat limiting physical function due to injury, disease, or disability. Physical therapy is an effective and less invasive treatment option to improve mobility and function in the elderly, children, and everyone in between.
Posted on Wednesday, December 02, 2020 at 1:43 pm CST
As part of a national movement to develop treatments and therapies for COVID-19, Intermountain Healthcare researchers are launching a study in Utah to examine the effects of anticoagulants on patients who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
Posted on Tuesday, December 01, 2020 at 9:15 am CST
The annual Festival of Trees benefiting Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital kicks off its 50th year today with an online silent auction for the event's hallmark beautifully decorated trees – with all proceeds going to help young patients.