Teton Valley Health Care in the News

Doc Talk: Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!

By Dr. Nathan Levanger, DO Outdoor adventure season is in full swing here in the valley. Whether it’s a day trip to the Wind Cave up Darby Canyon or an overnight camp-out in the Alaska Basin, our options are seemingly endless when it comes to hitting the trails. Our high elevation, combined with long sunny […]

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Hospital offers free service to help identify enterovirus

If you’re concerned that your child may be infected with enterovirus D68, Teton Valley Hospital is now offering free pulse-oximetry testing. Pulse-oximetry tests can show whether or not an individual is able to breathe sufficient amounts of oxygen.  A key symptom of enterovirus D68 is a compromised respiratory system. Some children who contract this virus […]

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Enterovirus approaches Teton County

A contagious respiratory virus has been reported as the culprit creating illness in hundreds of children primarily in the Midwest.  Most recently making the news in Denver, Colo. where a spate of respiratory infections sent approximately 900 children to nearby clinics and hospitals, there are now reports of the virus possibly moving into Utah. The […]

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