Health IT Analytics, December 2, 2019: Intermountain Launches Pediatric Precision Medicine Center “The center is the first of its kind in the Intermountain West, making targeted care more widely available to children with a wide range of challenging medical conditions.”

Patient Engagement Health Information Technology, December 3, 2019: How Hospitals Serve as Anchor Institutions for Community Health “At Intermountain Healthcare, being an anchor institution means driving community health through economic opportunity and growth.”

The Wall Street Journal, December 6, 2019: Vaping-Related Lung Illnesses Appear to Have Peaked “More doctors are also asking about vaping history, flagging potential cases, and treating patients accordingly, potentially preventing some hospitalizations, says Denitza Blagev, a pulmonologist and critical care physician at Intermountain Healthcare in Utah.”

The Lancet, December 7, 2019: Clinical Presentation, Treatment, and Short-term Outcomes of Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarettes or Vaping “In this multicenter, prospective, observational, cohort study, we collected data on all patients with lung injury associated with e-cigarettes or vaping seen in Intermountain Healthcare.”

Modern Healthcare, December 7, 2019: Vaping-related Cases Lead to Care Guidelines from Intermountain “Having seen 105 of Utah’s 112 cases as of November 25, the health system developed guidelines to help clinicians more rapidly detect and treat patients.”

Becker’s Hospital Review, December 10, 2019: 10 Hospitals Planning Upgrades, Expansions “Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare’s $150 million Spanish Fork Hospital is expected to open in fall 2020.”

Advisory Board, December 10, 2019: Hospital and Industry News “Intermountain Healthcare last month published care guidelines to help clinicians detect cases of the vaping-illness, called EVALI, in patients.”

The New England Journal of Medicine, December 11, 2019: Early High-Dose Vitamin D for Critically Ill, Vitamin D-Deficient Patients Intermountain Medical Center is listed as a study contributor.

Forbes, December 12, 2019: Urgent Care Centers Eclipse 9,200 Driven By Optum and Hospital Systems "Healthcare systems such as … Intermountain Healthcare and Carolinas Healthcare have all made significant commitments to urgent care in their communities and beyond …”

Bloomberg, December 12, 2019: Hunt for Deadly Vapes Hindered by Marijuana’s Legal Patchwork “Urgency came from people like Dixie Harris, a pulmonologist at Intermountain Healthcare, Utah’s biggest provider.”

Modern Healthcare, December 14, 2019: Deepening Scrutiny on Affordability is 2019’s Biggest Trend in Finance “One integrated health system, Salt Lake City-based Intermountain Healthcare, is unique in its outspokenness about lowering prices. The health system says it has lowered out-of-pocket prices on certain shoppable procedures.”

The New York Times, December 31, 2019: Doctors, Nurses, and the Paperwork Crisis That Could Unite Them “A group of coders at Intermountain Healthcare in Utah is working on a more radical solution, called activity-based design, which updates records by voice, and offers helpful algorithms to clinicians as they interact with patients.”