The APC will see you now

By Amy Loftus WHNP

If you have visited an Intermountain Healthcare facility lately, you’ve probably met an advance practice clinician or APC. These professionals are non-physician healthcare providers who have advanced training at the graduate level and have passed a national board examination to practice as a non-physician healthcare provider in their state.

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

By Tareq Harb MD

An Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, or AAA, is an abnormal enlargement or bulge in the abdominal section of the aorta, the body’s largest artery that carries blood from the heart to all parts of the body. An aneurysm can cause the aorta to grow to several times its natural size, weakening it, and possibly causing it to rupture.

Holistic Healing

By Kimberly Higgins MD

Understanding this mind, body and spirit connection is vital to living well. How we think, how we make decisions, how we perceive ourselves, events and the future, and our ability to cope with stress for better or worse can all affect physical health.