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Tarah Neujahr, Marketing and Communications Manager
Office: (208) 265-3390
Status: We are a fully-accredited, not-for-profit hospital licensed for 25 beds.
Mission: We provide excellence in healthcare, close to home.
Services: We are an acute-care facility providing a full range of healthcare services, including:
- 24-hour emergency department
- Comprehensive rehabilitation services
- Diagnostic imaging services
- Full-service, on-site laboratory
- General & orthopedic surgery
- Home health & hospice
- Family-centered maternity unit
- Compounding pharmacy
- Cancer treatment (chemotherapy)
- Immediate care clinic
Staff: We serve our patients through an outstanding team of physicians & staff consisting of:
- around 400 employees
- over 50 physicians on active staff
- over 20 physicians on courtesy staff
Patients: We serve a population of over 57,000 people in a widely-dispersed geographical area that extends to the Canadian border, the western edge of Montana & the eastern border of Washington.
Commitment to Charitable Care: In 2009, we provided $828,554 in unreimbursed charity care through the BGH Cares program to patients who could not otherwise afford medical treatment. As a not-for-profit hospital, we are committed to providing medical care to those who need it, regardless of ability to pay.
Vision for the Future: To be our community’s number one resource for healthcare needs and wellness programs.
2011 Hospital Statistics
321 Babies born
2,017 inpatient admissions
54,536 outpatients visits
4,482 surgical procedures
8,449 emergency department visits
24,268 diagnostic imaging studies
10,477 home health & hospice visits
6,612 cancer center visits