Archive | January, 2015

Do You Really Need a breast self-exam?

The breast self-exam is a hot topic of debate for medical experts and women with breast cancer. Source: American Cancer Society In 2002, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) published a study that recommended against breast self-exams. And 13 years later, their recommendation remains unchanged. The American Cancer Society recommends breast self-exam for women […]

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Physician Link – January 2015

2015 Healthy Conversation Seminar Kicks Off This Month Healthy Heart Screenings: A reduced rate for your patients Live Well Idaho Falls: Monthly health and wellness educational series Stroke Workshop: Get With the Guidelines Stroke Workshop: Get With the Guidelines The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is presenting their “Get With The Guidelines Idaho CVD/Stroke Workshop.” […]

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Live Well Idaho Falls: Monthly health and wellness educational series

  Live Well Idaho Falls is a new series brought to the community by EIRMC and The City of Idaho Falls. Each month, on the second Thursday,  a different topic will be presented. Please share this information with your staff and patients. February’s topic, Building a Healthy Heart, will be on February the 12th. All […]

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Healthy Heart Screenings: A reduced rate for your patients

EIRMC is providing a $20 blood draw to conduct a comprehensive Lipid Profile and Blood Glucose testing.  It includes total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglyceride, and blood glucose levels.  Participants must fast for 10 hours prior to the blood draw (water only).  The results can be picked up on Feb. 19 from 9am-1pm, where they’ll have […]

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2015 Healthy Conversation Seminar Kicks Off This Month

Healthy Conversation is monthly lecture seminar that is set to inform the public of the services we offer the community, as well as the actions they can take right then to live a healthier life. Towards the end of each month, one of your peers will lead a healthy conversation from his or her field. […]

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