Posted on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 10:30 am CST
If the coronavirus pandemic of 2020 has taught individuals anything, it is a better understanding of how the air breathed in and out of our lungs can affect us and those around us. Masking, social distancing, and quarantining -- all to keep a tiny virus out of lungs. Experts remind us that lungs can be vulnerable and need to be kept healthy so they can keep us healthy. One of the best ways to keep lungs healthy is to never smoke or vape. And if individuals do smoke or vape already, the best thing to do is to quit.
Posted on Friday, November 27, 2020 at 8:00 am CST
An advance directive is a set of instructions someone prepares in advance of ill health or accident that determines their healthcare wishes regarding medical treatment and who should act as their agent to carry out those wishes should the person be unable to communicate them to a medical provider.
Posted on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at 1:07 pm CST
A 10-year-old Salt Lake City area cancer survivor and former patient at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital has been selected to serve as a third co-host of the first-ever Festival of Trees live broadcast, it was announced Monday.
Posted on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 9:30 am CST
Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital is the first in Utah to add pediatric gynecology to its medical services. This is a relatively new specialty that is only available in a few regions around the country. Doctors note that children have issues that arise that require a specialist in pediatrics.
Posted on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 11:07 am CST
Intermountain Healthcare leaders, community representatives, and patients broke ground virtually on a second Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital campus in Lehi, Utah -- the first step to bringing much-needed pediatric healthcare services closer to the area.
Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 9:41 am CST
Top community leaders Gail Miller from the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies, Ryan Smith from Qualtrics, Dr. Marc Harrison from Intermountain Healthcare, and Keith McMullin from Deseret Management Corporation – along with their respective organizations – are joining together to address the skyrocketing cases of COVID-19 in Utah and subsequent hospitalizations that are overwhelming hospitals and health systems.
Posted on Friday, November 13, 2020 at 4:43 pm CST
Internationally-acclaimed singer and actor Alex Boyé, and Cami Carver, a former patient at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital who has launched an acting career, will co-host the first-ever live broadcast of this year's Festival of Trees, festival organizers announced Wednesday.
Posted on Friday, November 13, 2020 at 9:35 am CST
As Utah struggles with rapidly rising cases of COVID-19 in the community, hospitalizations, and deaths, Intermountain Healthcare, Utah's largest health system, continues to work to add resources to support frontline caregivers to ensure high quality care is available to all patients.