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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...

Saltzer Health, ICOM host successful urgent care bootcamp

Saltzer Health, ICOM host successful urgent care bootcamp

17th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

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, Dr. Aaron Newton, Dr. Jesse Chlebeck, Dr. Jonathon Wolf and Forrest Pecha, MS, LAT, ATC Behavioral health consultants -- Maria Torres, Brieann Enfield and Terry...

Grateful patient thanks Saltzer Health ophthalmologist Kenneth Hainsworth, MD, for lifesaving diagnosis

Grateful patient thanks Saltzer Health ophthalmologist Kenneth Hainsworth, MD, for lifesaving diagnosis

10th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

For years, Michelle Hanson has been a patient of Saltzer Health ophthalmologist Ken Hainsworth, MD. As an ophthalmologist, Hainsworth diagnoses and treats eye diseases, performs eye surgery and prescribes and fits eyeglasses and contact lenses to correct vision problems. To Michelle, he is a lifesaver.  It all started in November 2019, when Michelle was walking her dogs and had double vision. “It came and went in under 30 seconds. Because it was so short lived, I did not think anything of...

Dr. Yeakley Joins Saltzer Health as Chief Innovation Officer/Urgent Care Medical Director

Dr. Yeakley Joins Saltzer Health as Chief Innovation Officer/Urgent Care Medical Director

9th September, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Rourke Yeakley, MD, a nationally respected healthcare innovator and longtime emergency medicine physician, has been named the Chief Innovation Officer at Saltzer Health and Medical Director of the Saltzer Health urgent care clinics. In his new role, he will help direct innovation efforts at Saltzer Health and provide medical leadership for Saltzer Health’s five stand-alone clinics including the state’s first 24/7 urgent care clinic. A visionary entrepreneur who holds patents in North America and Europe, Dr. Yeakley has been a...