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Getting a Flu Vaccine is More Important Than Ever in 2020

Getting a Flu Vaccine is More Important Than Ever in 2020

15th October, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

The CDC believes it’s likely that flu viruses and the virus that causes COVID-19 will both be spreading this year. In this context, getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever. CDC recommends that all people 6 months and older get a yearly flu vaccine prior to the flu season. For the upcoming flu season, a flu vaccination is important to reduce flu because it can: Reduce the number of respiratory illnesses in our population Lessen the resulting burden on the...

Saltzer Health to join Intermountain Healthcare

Saltzer Health to join Intermountain Healthcare

29th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Nampa-based Saltzer Health, a leading physician group in the Treasure Valley, is joining Intermountain Healthcare, a not-for profit regional health system. Saltzer Health has been owned by Ball Ventures Ahlquist (BVA), a commercial development and strategic capital investment joint venture, since early 2019. The arrangement reached between Intermountain and BVA is expected to be finalized October 1. Saltzer Health employs nearly 80 physicians and advanced practice providers serving 102,000 patients annually at eight locations in Canyon and Ada counties, and provides primary, specialty, and...

Saltzer Health opens new South Meridian urgent care & family medicine clinic

Saltzer Health opens new South Meridian urgent care & family medicine clinic

17th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

A new Saltzer Health urgent care & family medicine clinic opened Wednesday, Sept. 9 at Victory Commons, 2840 S. Meridian Road near the intersection of Victory and Meridian Roads. Hours are 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily. The new clinic offers a unique patient experience with walk-in services, personalized service, welcome, a warm and welcoming design, state-of-the art equipment, and a convenient location. “We built every aspect of this clinic around the patient experience,” said Urgent Care Director Stacy Chessmore. “We want...

Veterans can receive VA-approved services at Saltzer Health Urgent Care Clinics

Veterans can receive VA-approved services at Saltzer Health Urgent Care Clinics

16th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Veterans with minor injuries and illnesses can receive accessible, high-quality care close to home thanks to Veterans Affairs-approved services at four Saltzer Health urgent care clinics. The urgent care clinics are located at: South Nampa -- 215 E. Hawaii Ave., Nampa ID 83686 North Nampa -- 9850 W. St. Luke's Drive, Nampa ID 83687 Caldwell -- 512 E. Elm St., Caldwell ID 83605 South Meridian -- 2840 S. Meridian Road, Meridian ID 83642 The benefit is considered “open access,” which...