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Saltzer Health, ICOM host successful urgent care bootcamp

Saltzer Health and the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) hosted a successful two-day boot camp for team members who will work at the Ten Mile 24/7 urgent care clinic. The program included lectures by local medical experts and hands-on scenarios in ICOM’s state-of-the-art simulation lab.  Saltzer Health instructors included: Orthopedics – Dr. Corbett Winegar,…

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Skip the waiting room! Patients can visit with their doctor via telehealth

Patients can talk to their doctor via cellphone, iPad or desktop computers in a new telehealth program at Saltzer Health. Telehealth uses readily-available technology to deliver convenient, quality medical visits that interface with our electronic health records system. To help patients get started, here is a step-by-step video: For more information, please call 208-463-3000 or…

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Saltzer Health welcomes patients Aug. 4 to new Caldwell Urgent Care Clinic

A new Saltzer Health urgent care clinic opening at 512 E. Elm in Caldwell will offer a unique patient experience with quality care, personalized hospitality, open and airy architecture, and new technology specially designed to improve the check-in and paperwork process. The urgent care clinic opens for patient care Tuesday, Aug. 4. Hours are 8…

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Dr. Wolf talks about how to manage arthritis in feet and ankles

People who live with joint pain, swelling, and damage to joints caused by arthritis can suffer from mobility issues that can severely impact their daily lives. In this episode of the Saltzer Health Medical Minute, Dr. Jonathan Wolf shares information about arthritis prevention and treatment. Dr. Wolf is an orthopaedic surgeon and fellowship-trained foot and ankle…

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BVA, Saltzer Health prepare to open 5 new urgent cares

Ball Ventures Ahlquist and Saltzer Health are excited to open five new urgent care clinics in the Treasure Valley. Four of the new locations are 5,300-square-foot stand-alone urgent cares with family medicine clinics: Paramount — 6357 N. Fox Run Way, Chinden Boulevard, North Meridian Caldwell – 512 E. Elm Street, near downtown Caldwell Barber Station…

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Dr. Brian Affleck explains new sleep apnea surgery in May 6 webinar

Learn more about a new outpatient surgical procedure for sleep apnea in a free educational webinar at 6 p.m. May 6 taught by Dr. Brian Affleck, a Saltzer Health ENT-Otolaryngologist. Inspire is a small device that works inside your body with your natural breathing process to treat obstructive sleep apnea. “While a patient sleeps, the…

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Dr. Katie Copeland offers advice for parents of teens during pandemic

Teens and young adults face unique challenges, especially during the pandemic. Dr. Katie Copeland, a family medicine provider at Saltzer Health, shares some helpful advice for parents on the KTVB Medical Minute. How can parents help their middle school and high schoolers stay safe? “Talk about their role in the community and their family and…

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Dr. Jesse Chlebeck says surgery is still an option for orthopedic emergencies

Even during a pandemic, accidents happen and people still get hurt. In an episode of the Saltzer Health KTVB Medical Minute, Orthopedic Surgeon Jesse Chlebeck, MD, provides information about how healthcare workers and hospitals are helping patients who may need emergency surgery. “We are not doing elective surgeries, but obviously people don’t stop getting injuries…

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