24
September
2019
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19:42 PM
America/Denver

St. Vincent Healthcare Partners to Offer Pediatric Surgery

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Billings, MT - On September 23, St. Vincent Healthcare announced its expanded partnership with the Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital and the University of Utah’s School of Medicine. This partnership brings more opportunity for advanced pediatric care to Montana and surrounding regions. In an effort to provide such care, while also keeping patients close to home, St. Vincent has paired with internationally-known and passionate leaders in the pediatric surgical field.

“We are thrilled to join forces with the Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital and the University of Utah’s School of Medicine,” said Michael Skehan, Chief Operating Officer of St. Vincent Healthcare. “In an effort to exceed expectations for quality healthcare for our patients and community, we believe that offering pediatric surgery to some of our most vulnerable patients is one way we fulfill our mission.”

We were honored to have Dr. Katie Russell, Trauma Medical Director at Primary Children’s Hospital, Dr. Janis Langohr, St. Vincent’s Medical Director of Pediatrics, leaders and members of St. Vincent Foundation and Board of Directors join us in our celebration.

 

About SCL Health

SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 180 physician clinics, home health, hospice, mental health, and safety-net services in Colorado and the Montana Wyoming region.