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We Speak Mental Health Week 2020

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. This September, organizations and people from across our community are coming together to host free activities, training opportunities and more to support people affected by suicide and raise awareness. For a full list of activities, visit https://lcsuicideprevention.org/ . St. Peter’s Health is hosting a series of free mental health training/education opportunities during We Speak ...

St. Peter’s Health invests $9 million in state-of-the-art surgical suite

From the Helena Independent Record: St. Peter’s Health is beginning a $9 million renovation that will increase the number of operating rooms and provide a new robot-assisted surgical program. Four phases of renovations are expected to last the next year and a half. Construction will up the number of operating rooms from five to six, offer expanded space and new ...

Taking care of your health: The importance of cancer screening

The thought of having cancer is scary, but getting screened for cancer can help detect it early when it's easier to treat. You can think of it as giving your body a regular check-up to catch any problems before they become serious. Cancer screening tests are designed to find cancer before any symptoms appear, increasing your odds of survival. Screening ...

St. Peter’s Health unveils Comfort Care Suites, completes $2.1M donor funded “Gold Standard for Cancer Care” initiative

St. Peter’s Health announced today the completion of their Comfort Care Suites, two newly renovated patient care spaces on the surgical/oncology unit at the Regional Medical Center dedicated to providing a more comforting experience for patients and loved ones experiencing end-of-life situations. Each suite includes a patient care room and a conjoined family room. St. Peter’s Chief Nursing Officer Kari ...

St. Peter's Health Medical Group - Broadway Clinic Welcomes New Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner, Maggie Bristow, NP

Maggie Bristow, NP earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice-Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Carroll College. Maggie is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association and Montana Nurses Association. Maggie is providing care at the St. Peter’s Health Broadway Clinic, located at ...

St. Peter's Health Medical Group - North Clinic Welcomes New Family Medicine Physician Assistant, Sarah Kent PA-C

Sarah Kent MS, MSPAS, MPH, PA-C earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and Master of Public Health from Touro University California in Vallejo, Calif. She earned her Master of Science in Biological Sciences from California State Polytechnic University Pomona in Los Angeles, Calif., and her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from California State University San Marcos ...