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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Halloween Safety

It’s almost Halloween, a time for children to dress up in costumes, enjoy parties, and eat yummy treats. Valor Health wants to make sure you and your family have a safe Halloween and offers tips to prevent an unplanned visit to the Emergency Room or Urgent Care.   Costume Safety When picking your costume, remember […]

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No Cost Flu Shots

It’s time to prevent the flu! Talk to your doctor about options right for you. Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness. To avoid getting sick, please protect yourself and your family. Follow these simple steps to help prevent against the flu: Take time to get a flu shot! While sick, limit contact with others […]

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Alzheimer’s Disease Class

Valor Health is proud to offer a FREE health education series with the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Idaho Chapter. Join us and learn more about healthy living for your brain and body  October 2nd, 3pm-4pm Alzheimer’s Disease: Know the 10 Signs November 6th, 5pm-6pm Alzheimer’s Disease: Enjoying the Holidays January 10th, 3pm-4pm Alzheimer’s Disease: Healthy Living […]

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Community Health Needs Assessment 2017

The community health needs assessment (sometimes called a CHNA), refers to a state and local health assessment that identifies key health needs and issues through systematic, comprehensive data collection and analysis. The United Way 2017 Treasure Valley Community Health Assessment is available here 2017_UW_CommunityAssessment

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