Free flu shots, traumatic brain injury screenings offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Feb. 19

Free flu shots and screenings for hepatitis C and traumatic brain injury are among services offered at an adult community health screening Thursday, Feb. 19, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2920 Cassia St., in Boise.

The screening is for people 18 years and older. Appointments are not necessary. [Read more…]

Idaho State University alumni events slated for Treasure Valley Jan. 29-31

Meet state legislators and wax your skis for a series of Boise events sponsored by the Idaho State University Alumni Association in late January.

The first is the annual Legislative Reception, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 29, in the Evergreen Room of the Grove Hotel, 245 S. Capitol Blvd. It’s an opportunity for Bengals and friends to meet ISU leaders and state lawmakers. [Read more…]

Free flu shots and traumatic brain injury screenings offered at Idaho State University/Ada County Health Screening Jan. 15

Free flu shots and screenings for hepatitis C and traumatic brain injury are among services offered at an adult community health screening Thursday, Jan. 15, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 707 W. Fort St., in Boise.

The screening is the fourth of six scheduled at various Treasure Valley locations through March for adults with no insurance or limited access to preventive health care. Appointments aren’t necessary. [Read more…]

Idaho State University-Meridian designates scholarship to commemorate Ada County sesquicentennial

ISU Meridian's Bessie Katsilometes with Ada County commissioners Rick Yzaquirre (left), Dave Case (middle), and Jim Tibbs (right) at sesquicentennial celebration.

An Ada County student attending the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center next fall will receive a $1,000 scholarship in honor of the county’s 150th anniversary.

Ada County commissioners and Meridian campus leaders announced the scholarship at the county’s sesquicentennial celebration in Downtown Boise on Dec. 16. [Read more…]

Free flu shots and traumatic brain injury screenings offered at ISU/Ada County Health Screening Oct. 16

Flu shots and screenings for traumatic brain injury are among the free services offered at a community health screening Thursday, Oct. 16, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2920 Cassia St., in Boise.

The screening is the second of six scheduled at various Treasure Valley locations through March for adults with no insurance or limited access to preventive health care. [Read more…]

Idaho Conference on Health Care and Thomas Geriatric Symposium set Oct. 31 in Pocatello and Meridian

The 27th Annual Idaho Conference on Health Care and the 7th Annual Thomas Geriatric Health Symposium is Friday, Oct. 31 at Idaho State University in Pocatello. The conference is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Pond Student Union Ballroom and will be broadcast live to Room 697 of the ISU-Meridian Health Science Center. [Read more…]

El Korah Shriners, ISU-Meridian to host free screening clinic for children with orthopedic conditions

El Korah Shriners and Idaho State University-Meridian will host a free screening clinic for children with orthopedic conditions, burns and spinal cord injuries on Saturday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Idaho State University-Meridian Health Science Center, 1311 E. Central Drive, in Meridian. [Read more…]