Warm Coat Drive

IT’S TIME TO CLEAN YOUR CLOSET! Everyone knows that winter in Idaho is cold and long. The only way to combat the cold is to bundle up in your best winter gear, an oversized jacket, a wool hat, and some warm mittens. However, many people in Gem County do not have these items and a […]

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Free Diabetes Education Classes

Valor Health, in partnership with Southwest District Health, has scheduled free diabetes education classes this New Year. Classes will be held every other month and will review topics, including general diabetes education, prevention and wellness strategies, healthy eating, and meal planning. A Healthy Eating in the New Year Class was held earlier this month and […]

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Urology & You

Healthcare Education Series January 23rd 12pm Gem County Senior Community Center Join specialists Melissa McClenahan PA, MPAS and Nicolas Allen PA, MPAS to learn more about urological problems, from minor inconveniences to major healthcare issues. For more information or to RSVP, contact Valor Health Community Engagement at (208) 901-3212 Download Flyer

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Smoking Sessation

With the New Year right around the corner, it’s time to begin thinking about resolutions and making healthier changes in 2019. Quitting smoking is the single most important step a smoker can take to improve the length and quality of their life. Stopping smoking can be tough, but smokers don’t have to quit alone. There […]

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Valor Health Customer Service Employee of the Year Recognition

Valor Health, Emmett Idaho – The Quality and Performance Improvement Department at Valor Health is excited to recognize 2 team members that recently received the Valor Health Customer Service Employee of the Year award. Camille Evans, LMSW, Case Manager and Social Worker, was recognized for her patient-centered, team-oriented and empathetic approach to every patient and […]

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Valor Health Completes Accreditation and ISO Compliance

Valor Health has successfully completed their 2018 annual DNV-GL accreditation survey. Each year, Valor Health welcomes DNV-GL to conduct an accreditation survey to ensure that the organization is meeting national healthcare regulations in quality and patient safety. DNV-GL is recognized as a healthcare accreditation body by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and […]

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Breast Cancer Screenings

I turned 40 this last year, a milestone I am not excited to be admitting to in print.  Forty comes with all sorts of health ramifications: worsening joints, changing vision, cardiovascular risk, approaching menopause, and an increased risk for breast cancer.  I am not particularly excited about any of these things and most of them, […]

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The Mary Secor Walking Path

Have you driven down Locust Street by Valor Health lately? You may have noticed the walking path that borders the park to the east of the Hospital and around the Valor Health property. Fondly named The Mary Secor Walking Trail, the .5-mile path was created in 2017 as a tribute to Gem County’s Medical History […]

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