Becker’s Hospital Review, January 3, 2020: 10 Health Systems Opening New Hospitals “Intermountain Healthcare’s $150 million Spanish Fork Hospital is expected to open in fall of 2020.”

Modern Healthcare, January 11, 2020: Healthcare Leaders Still Learning How to Offer Value-Based Care An op-ed article authored by Dr. Marc Harrison.

ABC News, January 11, 2020: Need a New Year’s Exercise Resolution? Here’s what the latest science says is optimal for health “Having a multifaceted exercise program, which includes aerobic activities, flexibility, balance and strength training, is crucial for avoiding injuries that can derail an active lifestyle altogether … That variety may be especially important for older women, according to Dr. Elizabeth Joy of Intermountain Healthcare, and a past president of the American College of Sports Medicine.”

Washington Post, January 13, 2020: We Volunteer to Help Others, But Research Shows How Much It Helps Us, Too “For several hours each week, Craig Provost offers spiritual advice and counseling at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah, to hospice patients who are on their way out of the world.”

Journal of The American Medical Association, January 14, 2020: Opportunities and Challenges in Valuing and Evaluating Aging Physicians “Multiple health systems, including Intermountain Healthcare … have implemented similar programs.”

Becker’s Hospital Review, January 17, 2020: Seven Patient Experience Leaders on Their Goals for 2020 “Shannon Phillips, MD, Intermountain Healthcare: Our first community is our caregivers. We’ll have the largest impact on our patients’ experience by focusing on caregiver experience and engagement.”

Modern Healthcare, January 21, 2020: Philanthropist Supports Intermountain’s $500 Million Pediatric Project “Intermountain aims to build a second Primary Children’s Hospital campus, expand telemedicine, increase the number of pediatric emergency clinicians in rural areas, and add behavioral health services.”

Yahoo! Finance, January 22, 2020: Intermountain Healthcare Launches Plan to Build Nation’s Model Health System for Children, Inspires $50 Million Gift From Gail Miller and Family “The plan to build a model health system for children is made possible through a unique combination of the premiere free-standing Primary Children’s Hospital, the strength of Intermountain Healthcare’s network of 160 clinics and 24 hospitals …”

EHR Intelligence, January 22, 2020: Improving EHR Usability, Interoperability to Aid Patient Safety “Intermountain Healthcare CMIO Stan Huff, MD, believes that healthcare organizations that agree to those two steps will likely see improvements in patient safety, specifically with the ongoing opioid epidemic.”

Fortune, January 23, 2020: Major Insurers Are Teaming Up With A Nonprofit To Cut The Price Of Generic Drugs “Civica Rx was formed in 2018 with an intriguing mission and structure: Tired of high generic drug prices inside of the hospital setting, Intermountain Healthcare … and others … set up Civica as a nonprofit to create and distribute certain generic drugs, focusing on treatments that face shortages or have experienced major price hikes.”

The Chronicle of Philanthropy, January 23, 2020: Billionaire Gail Miller Gives Intermountain Healthcare $50 Million “Gail Miller gave $50 million to help the organization kick off a $500 million expansion of its existing children’s health care network …”

U.S. News & World Report, January 29, 2020: Weight Loss Surgery Brings Surprise Bonus: Breathing Easier “That’s often the driver behind patients seeking bariatric surgery, noted Dr. Rodrick McKinlay, associate medical director of bariatric surgery for Intermountain Healthcare in Salt Lake City.”

Fierce Healthcare, January 30, 2020: This Health IT Trailblazer from Intermountain named CIO Of The Year by CHIME, HIMSS “Marc Probst is considered a changemaker in the industry, has helped develop health IT policies for the federal government, and served as an ambassador for CHIME around the world.”

Newsweek, January 31, 2020: Two Utah Children Survive Accidentally Shooting Themselves In the Head On Same Day “The boy was taken … to Primary Children’s Hospital in stable condition.”