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2023
February
02,
2023
| 09:30 AM America/Denver
Nearly 90 percent of cardiac arrests that occur in a non-hospital setting in the United States are fatal. Dave Peshek, of Butte, is grateful to be among the lucky ones to survive such an event.  Peshek doesn’t remember exactly why he called 9-1-1 on ...
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February
01,
2023
| 08:45 AM America/Denver
The “Healthy Lifestyles” program at St. James Healthcare, now part of Intermountain Health, has earned CDC Full Plus Recognition.  The Full Plus Recognition designation is reserved for Diabetes Prevention Programs that have effectively delivered a qu...
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2022
December
15,
2022
| 16:25 PM America/Denver
To all of our caregivers, patients, and communities we wish you a joyful Christmas and a healthy New Year!...
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November
22,
2022
| 09:45 AM America/Denver
Having speech, physical, and occupational therapy under one roof helps the patient with a well-rounded recovery, as the therapists work together and build their daily goals based on what the others are working on....
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November
17,
2022
| 07:20 AM America/Denver
As part of the National Rural Health Day celebration, St. James Healthcare, now part of Intermountain Healthcare, has been recognized with a 2022 Performance Leadership Award for excellence in Outcomes. Compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health...
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November
02,
2022
| 11:52 AM America/Denver
The dynamic duo of Ida Reighard and Marcus Paske were awarded the 'Advancing the Vision in Quality Care Award' as part of the annual diabetes professional conference sponsored by the Montana Diabetes Program & the Montana Association of Diabetes Care...
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October
04,
2022
| 14:34 PM America/Denver
 Ladies Night  - a Virtual Health Event on Women’s Health was an evening filled with inspirational reflections and learnings for women of all ages.  Jen Alderfer, President of the Montana | Wyoming Market for Intermountain Healthcare led an expert pa...
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August
22,
2022
| 13:20 PM America/Denver
Whether it's breastfeeding, formula feeding or a mix of both, mothers can find the information and help they need at the lactation clinic inside St James Healthcare, now part of Intermountain Healthcare. “It was a struggle to start, but it got easier...
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July
26,
2022
| 13:44 PM America/Denver
Intermountain Healthcare recognizes the value of collaborating with community organizations to further its mission. As a part of the ongoing community benefit program, Intermountain approved $525,000 in Community Contributions to nine partners in Col...
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July
21,
2022
| 11:05 AM America/Denver
St. James is now one of only three hospitals in Montana with ACC Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI Accreditation, joining its sister hospital St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, Mont., and Community Medical Center in Missoula, Mont. ...
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July
06,
2022
| 11:16 AM America/Denver
St. James Healthcare’s Trauma team conducted a “Distracted Driver” training session on June 30, 2022, for approximately 160 area students who are currently enrolled in Driver’s Education.As part of the distracted driving training, teens operated golf...
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June
29,
2022
| 16:42 PM America/Denver
Written by McKayla HaackMcKayla is a Montana native who’s called Butte home for three years. She’s been sharing stories from Big Sky Country for nearly a decade and is honored to share the stories of St. James Healthcare patients and providers.Photos...
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June
07,
2022
| 09:25 AM America/Denver
Written by McKayla HaackMcKayla is a Montana native who’s called Butte home for three years. She’s been sharing stories from Big Sky Country for nearly a decade and is honored to share the stories of St. James Healthcare patients and providers....
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May
31,
2022
| 09:23 AM America/Denver
Written by McKayla HaackMcKayla is a Montana native who’s called Butte home for three years. She’s been sharing stories from Big Sky Country for nearly a decade and is honored to share the stories of St. James Healthcare patients and providers....
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May
18,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/Denver
St. James Healthcare has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain  ̶  MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2022. This places St. James as one of only 240 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor....
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March
15,
2022
| 12:10 PM America/Denver
As our nation and world reflect on the two-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic, SCL Health’s hospitals in Montana: St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City, and St. James Healthcare in Butte, are recognizing the ...
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March
15,
2022
| 10:11 AM America/Denver
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month...
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February
10,
2022
| 18:54 PM America/Denver
St. James Healthcare has been recognized as a 2022 Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital. Compiled by The Chartis Center for Rural Health, this annual recognition program honors outstanding performance among the nation’s rural hospitals based on the res...
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February
01,
2022
| 06:50 AM America/Denver
A mini-stroke and a knowledgeable daughter saved one Butte woman’s life. Mary Berg went to the emergency room after her legs gave out. When she arrived, her symptoms subsided and her legs were working. However, what was happening within those arterie...
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2021
December
02,
2021
| 22:13 PM America/Denver
Jennifer Davenport, MD, has been included on ‘The Top 100 Women Leaders in Medicine of 2021’ list by Women We Admire.Dr. Davenport and her peers on the list are guiding healthcare delivery, leading changes, and enhancing policy improvements nationwid...
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October
28,
2021
| 17:52 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - John Uggetti took a long road to get to his current position as spiritual care director at St. James Healthcare. He made a pivot in life after spending 29 years at Butte High School. He coached football and taught business classes before ...
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October
02,
2021
| 16:28 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - St. James Healthcare was awarded a $1,000,000 grant from the Health Resources Services Administration's Federal Office for Rural Communities Opioid Response Programs (RCORP) to conduct needs assessments and develop plans, including preven...
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September
14,
2021
| 08:56 AM America/Denver
The pain and swelling happened fast when a practice drill ripped Carson Hritsco’s arm back, causing the cartilage, tendons, and muscles in his shoulder to explode apart.He plays linebacker for the University of Montana Western but the team calls his ...
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August
26,
2021
| 14:50 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - St. James Healthcare would like to congratulate Sammy Day, RN, on the August 2021 DAISY Award for her excellent patient care. The DAISY Award Recognizes Extraordinary Nurses and is an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System. The ...
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August
20,
2021
| 22:45 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - St. James Healthcare has been re-verified as a Level III Trauma Center by the Verification Review Committee (VRC), an ad hoc committee of the Committee on Trauma (COT) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). This achievement recognizes...
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August
03,
2021
| 22:26 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - During an emergency, every minute is critical, especially for those who are living in rural areas of southwest Montana. That is why having Emergency Medical Services (EMS) available to reach even the most remote members of our community i...
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July
06,
2021
| 14:39 PM America/Denver
On most days, you can catch Rick Gelling walking two and a half miles or even three and a half miles, depending on the route he’s in the mood for. He’s a 64-year-old Butte resident who walks with a cane but you wouldn’t be able to tell he’s had surge...
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June
30,
2021
| 14:13 PM America/Denver
David Haack is a cancer survivor, but he didn’t know about the disease spreading in his body when he moved to Montana less than a year ago to be closer to his family.“To have the grandkids come over, even if they spend a half-hour with me, it just pu...
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June
24,
2021
| 14:08 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has granted Three-Year Accreditation to the SCL Health Cancer Centers of Montana at St. James Healthcare. To earn voluntary CoC accreditation, a c...
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June
08,
2021
| 13:49 PM America/Denver
Butte, MT - It has been nearly three months since Bob Bates experienced one of the most terrifying moments in his life.“I had planned on getting my shoulder repaired, so when my arm started hurting I didn’t think it was a heart attack,” said the reti...
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