Coronavirus (COVID-19): Testing & Vaccines

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Getting a Flu Vaccine is More Important Than Ever in 2020

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…

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Saltzer Health to join Intermountain Healthcare

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…

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

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…

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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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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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