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March 28, 2013
Dr. Smiths talks with Mick and Allen about how weight loss surgery is treating other medical conditions.
February 21, 2013
As the newest trauma center in the state, St. Mark’s is better equipped to serve local communities in need of advanced care for injured patients.
February 13, 2013
Five MountainStar hospitals and its satellite emergency department are first in Utah to become Accredited Chest Pain Centers.
October 01, 2012
St. Mark’s Hospital is inviting its staff and members of the community to honor women who’ve tragically lost their lives to breast cancer and those who triumphantly live on at its annual Pink Ribbon Tying event on Monday, October 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
July 26, 2012
St. Mark’s Hospital is opening a brand new Acute Rehabilitation Center, which will focus on patients recuperating from stroke, brain injury, neurological diseases, and other significant disabling events.
May 14, 2012
A morbidly obese man was living on minutes – desperately hoping his insurance company would pay for a potentially life-saving surgery.But when they wouldn’t, he turned to Twitter to ask for help.And just when it seemed all hope was lost, he found a grant that not only paid for the surgery, but gave him a second chance at life.
May 11, 2012
People who care for patients at St. Mark's Hospital got a blessing of their own Wednesday.
April 30, 2012
St. Mark’s Hospital is celebrating 140 years of delivering quality patient care and helping to ensure wellness in many generations of people.
April 30, 2012
St. Mark’s Hospital is celebrating its 140th birthday and its roots as Utah’s first hospital, founder of the first nursing school in the Intermountain West and the former home of care provided to children with the support of the Shriners.
April 27, 2012
After helping mothers deliver more than 36,000 babies at the Women’s Pavilion since 2001, staffers at St. Mark’s Hospital decided it was time for a baby shower.