17 11, 2020

Four Things You Need to Know About COVID-19

By |2020-11-18T12:08:25-07:00November 17th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

1. COVID-19 can cause severe illness in everyone, not just in the elderly While we have seen a disproportionate number of severe cases and mortality in the elderly, many younger individuals without underlying health issues have contracted COVID-19 with severe symptoms and have required hospitalization. People who are overweight and younger people with underlying [...]

2 11, 2020

Intermountain Healthcare’s Precision Genomics Executive Director Receives National 2020 Cancer Community Award

By |2020-11-05T11:01:26-07:00November 2nd, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Lincoln Nadauld, MD, PhD, executive director of Intermountain Healthcare’s Precision Genomics Program, has been honored with the prestigious Cancer Community (C2) award for advancing precision medicine to bring more personalized treatments to cancer patients. During a virtual announcement, presenters pointed to Dr. Nadauld’s groundbreaking work at Intermountain’s Precision Genomics program for increasing life expectancy of [...]

19 10, 2020

Intermountain Healthcare Announces Nearly $1 Million Annual Savings from Lighting Upgrades as System Joins Utah Climate and Clean Air Compact

By |2020-10-19T11:56:44-07:00October 19th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Intermountain Healthcare is projected to save nearly $1 million by the end of 2020 thanks to LED lighting upgrades at all of their facilities – one of many sustainability steps the health system is taking to reduce its environmental footprint and make care more affordable for patients. These savings come as Intermountain, Utah’s largest health [...]

7 07, 2020

Six Intermountain Hospitals Recognized for Quality Care and Patient Satisfaction in IBM Watson’s Top 100 Hospitals List for 2020

By |2020-07-07T11:17:19-07:00July 7th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Six Intermountain Healthcare hospitals in Utah have been named to IBM Watson Health’s Top 100 hospitals list for 2020, which is based on an annual study of the nation’s top performing hospitals for quality care and patient satisfaction. The Intermountain hospitals are: Alta View Hospital; Sandy McKay Dee Hospital; Ogden Logan Regional Hospital Cedar City [...]

28 04, 2020

Intermountain Healthcare’s Food and Catering Diverse, Local, & Sustainable Supplier Event

By |2020-07-02T11:50:18-07:00April 28th, 2020|Blog, Policy, Webinar|0 Comments

 Intermountain Healthcare hosted a virtual event for food or caterer suppliers to learn about doing business with Intermountain, e-meet our Food and Nutrition leaders, and provide details about your company’s capabilities. AGENDA - Intermountain’s focus on diverse, local, and sustainable suppliers - Insight on doing business with Intermountain and how to submit your qualifications [...]

29 01, 2020

New Initiative Helps Intermountain Healthcare Improve Air Quality by Reducing Three Million Miles Driven by Caregivers in 2019

By |2020-01-29T10:12:14-07:00January 29th, 2020|Member News|0 Comments

Intermountain Healthcare caregivers are helping improve air quality by reducing their driving by more than three million miles last year. It was all part of a one-year initiative for Intermountain, which expanded the use of telework, public transit, and other methods to reduce the number of miles driven by the health system’s 38,000 caregivers. Bad [...]

7 11, 2019

7 Questions with 2019 Pathfinder Mikelle Moore

By |2019-11-07T10:29:58-07:00November 7th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Mikelle Moore has been a part of Intermountain Healthcare’s leadership team for over 20 years. In April 2017, Mikelle joined the Executive Leadership Team and serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Community Health Officer. In this role, Mikelle leads system-wide prevention and community health improvement efforts insupport of Intermountain’s mission of helping people live [...]

4 09, 2019

Intermountain Healthcare Leader Awarded Top International Honor for Healthcare Philanthropy

By |2019-09-06T19:29:54-07:00September 4th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

David Flood, senior vice president, chief development officer, and president of the Intermountain Foundation, which supports Intermountain Healthcare, has been named the 2019 recipient of a prestigious international award for healthcare philanthropy. Flood is being presented with the prestigious Harold J. (Si) Seymour Award by the Association of Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP). Since 1970, the annual [...]

12 06, 2019

Intermountain Healthcare and deCODE genetics Launch Groundbreaking DNA Study of 500,000 People to Find New Links Between Genetics and Disease

By |2019-06-12T15:09:49-07:00June 12th, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Study Represents Largest DNA Mapping Effort Undertaken in U.S. From a Single Population REYKJAVIK, ICELAND, and SALT LAKE CITY –Intermountain Healthcare and deCODE genetics have announced a major global collaboration and study focused on discovering new connections between genetics and human disease that will involve the collection of half a million DNA samples. The initiative, [...]

22 04, 2019

Fortune Magazine Names Intermountain Healthcare President Dr. Marc Harrison to its 2019 World’s 50 Greatest Leaders List

By |2019-04-22T20:22:41-07:00April 22nd, 2019|Member News|0 Comments

Fortune magazine named Intermountain Healthcare’s President and CEO Marc Harrison, MD, as No. 26 on its list of the World’s Greatest Leaders, which was published on Thursday. The annual list includes the top 50 men and women who are “transforming the world and inspiring others to do the same,” according to the business magazine. Fortune [...]