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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...

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...