Coronavirus (COVID-19): Updates and Resources
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Saltzer Health OB/GYN Megan Kasper, MD, gives advice and reassurance to pregnant women

Saltzer Health OB/GYN Megan Kasper, MD, gives advice and reassurance to pregnant women

1st April, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Bringing a child into the world should be one of the most joyous moments of a woman’s life, but the pandemic does worry some expecting women. Dr. Megan Kasper, an OB/GYN at Saltzer Health, offers reassurance to expectant mothers. Clinics and hospitals have decreased the number of visitors, established screening procedures for every person who enters the building, and increased the use of hand sanitizer and masks. “As a staff we are wiping down surfaces – and we are all...

Dr. Preston Omer offers advice for parents to help young children during the pandemic

Dr. Preston Omer offers advice for parents to help young children during the pandemic

1st April, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Many parents worried about how the COVID-19 virus is impacting their children. Pediatrician Preston Omer, MD, has some advice about prevention and red flags for parents during the pandemic. In an episode of the KTVB Medical Minute, Dr. Omer said while the vast majority of COVID-19 cases are in adults and the elderly -- kids can get the disease. “Luckily the symptoms are less severe for almost all kids – especially those without any other medical problems.” To prevent illness,...

Dr. Mark C. Weinrobe joins Saltzer Health

Dr. Mark C. Weinrobe joins Saltzer Health

1st April, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Mark C. Weinrobe has joined Saltzer Health. Dr. Weinrobe is board-certified in internal medicine with many years of experience treating patients in the Treasure Valley. Most recently, he worked as an internist at the St. Luke’s Elks Rehabilitation Hospital. As an Internal medicine physician, Dr. Weinrobe uses his clinical expertise for the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness. Dr. Weinrobe is the new Post...

Director Stacy Chessmore shares the vision for five new urgent care clinics opening this year

Director Stacy Chessmore shares the vision for five new urgent care clinics opening this year

1st April, 2020 | Published by Saltzer Health

Access to quality urgent care services is about to get easier with the development of five new Saltzer Health clinics across the Treasure Valley. In this episode of the KTVB Medical Minute, Director Stacy Chessmore shares her vision for quality care, convenience and personalized service at Saltzer Health’s two existing clinics in Nampa and five beautiful new buildings under construction in Meridian, Caldwell and Boise. The largest new clinic, located at 875 S. Vanguard Way at Ten Mile and I-84...