Our Update to the Community details progress, important projects and priorities at St. Peter's Health, including a host of the latest news from your local health care system.
Inside our Fall 2020 Update you'll find a look into the $9 million Operating Room renovation nearing completion, highlights from our ongoing work to fight the growing mental health crisis in our community, an introduction of new providers, and much more.
Fall 2020 Update features
State-of-the-art surgical suite set to open this fall
When St. Peter’s completes the $9 million Operating Room (OR) renovation project in November, Helena will have the most sophisticated, high tech operating rooms in the state of Montana. The six state-of-the-art surgical suites feature the latest in surgical technology including Indigo Clean® antibacterial lights, embedded communication technology and touchscreen access to medical records.
Fighting back against the growing mental health crisis
St. Peter’s now offers art classes for patients in the Behavioral Health Unit to promote a more holistic healing process. The unit, which provides short-term, live-in care services for adults experiencing mental health crisis, began offering these classes weekly in June in partnership with the Holter Healing Arts Program.