St. Mark's Hospital
November 09, 2018

St. Mark's Hospital: Top Rated by Healthgrades - Again

St. Mark’s Hospital was recently awarded an ‘A’ for Patient Safety for the second time this year, the highest grade possible from The Leapfrog...

St. Mark's Hospital
October 01, 2018

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) awarded St. Mark’s Hospital a distinguished threestar rating for the third time in a row – and no other...

MountainStar Healthcare and St. Mark's Hospital are constructing Utah's newest freestanding emergency room in West Valley City.

Welcome to Rev. Nancy Cormack-Hughes as the new ECS Director of Spiritual Care, responsible for the spiritual well-being of healthcare staff,...

St. Mark’s Hospital was recently awarded an ‘A’ for Patient Safety, the highest grade possible from The Leapfrog Group, a national hospital safety...

Three MountainStar Healthcare hospitals once again achieved an "A" Grade for further improving patient safety.

St. Mark's Hospital
October 30, 2017

In order to provide state-of-the-art expert care, St. Mark's Hospital has added a second da Vinci surgical robot to its facility.

Gastric bypass not only helps with long term weight loss but it can be life saving.

Crafters here in Utah and across the country have been busy knitting and crocheting purple caps for newborn babies.

Click for Babies is a campaign that is striving to bring awareness to the dangers of Shaken Baby Syndrome and the period of P.U.R.P.L.E through...

Anyone near Camp Williams or St. Marks Hospital near Millcreek Tuesday may have heard gunshots, seen ambulances and people with severe injuries...

From hurricanes to mass shootings to forest fires, multiple disasters have struck the United States in recent months.

St. Mark's Hospital
October 10, 2017

The largest emergency training drill in the Salt Lake Valley put the skills of first responders and medical workers at St. Mark's Hospital to...

St. Mark's Hospital
September 22, 2017

Not all heroes wear capes - many wear scrubs, or lab coats, or unassuming shirts and ties.

Shawna Crane and about 29 other caregivers from other MountainStar Healthcare facilities in Utah have flown to Florida and Texas to offer their...

St. Mark's Hospital
September 07, 2017

It had been a long two weeks for Utah Task Force 1, which journeyed to Houston to assist with rescue efforts after Hurricane Harvey.

Utah Task Force 1 members have seen a lot during disaster relief efforts around the country over the years.

On Friday, a major step forward in that ambition was reached as the couple presented several University Hospital administrators with a gift called...

St. Mark's Hospital is now home to a "CuddleCot", which allows grieving families a little extra time with their stillborn babies.

For men, being the strong silent type can be hazardous to their health.

At St. Mark's annual Blessing of the Hands on Monday, Hokanson and others reflected on challenges like these as they met with hospital chaplains...

It was the scariest moment of Kelvin Anderson's life when his wife's heart stopped.

Hospitals in Utah and across the nation continuously look for new and innovative ways to kill multi-drug resistant organisms that put patient...

What happens when you cross a surgical scalpel with click pen? You get one of the most innovative products in the medical and hobbyist industries...

Joins four MountainStar Healthcare hospitals as the only network in Utah to achieve this recognition

The smoke from fires in Utah and surrounding states have caused a summer-time inversion in the Salt Lake Valley.

Little Edem was due on July 14 but he had a schedule of his own. Two days before his due date, the newborn took his mom on quite the ride when...

A West Valley City couple was on their way to the hospital to give birth but their baby arrived before they did. Edem Francis barely made a ...

Assaulting a health care professional in Utah could carry the same sentence as assaulting a police officer in Utah due to a new law signed by...

Those who address medical emergencies from the front lines are hoping a new law will keep them safer on the job. SB 106 was ceremoniously signed...

After having both of his knees replaced at St. Mark's Hospital, Greg Paul finally experienced the top of Mount Everest.

St. Mark's Hospital
May 09, 2016

The 15th Annual Blessing of the Hands Ceremony took place Monday with nearly 1,600 staff members in attendance.

The 15th annual Blessing of the Hands at St. Mark's Hospital took place in Salt Lake City on Monday.

Emergency room physician Mark Shah says drills like this provide invaluable experience for the hospital staff.

Hospitals, schools, businesses, government offices and others took place in disaster training at the State of Utah Emergency Operations Center...

Some patients turn to Gastric bypass surgery as a tool to lose weight, but doctors have been concerned whether at a certain age, the surgery ...

St. Mark's Hospital
February 14, 2016

Good 4 Utah's Brian Carlson looks at emergency vs. Urgentcare.

St. Mark's Hospital offers new treatment for irregular heartbeats.

A Woman's Journey: How cancer led to tough choices about health and children

Saundra Shanti, who is both a chaplain at St. Mark's Hospital and an artist, wanted to bolster a sense of connection between the hospital's patients...

Black-and-white portraits surrounded by red matting spanned the main entrance of St. Mark's Hospital on Thursday as part of a new art display...

St. Mark's Hospital
October 28, 2015

Justin Miller's eyes are his paintbrush. Paralyzed from the head down, a special camera on his Dynovox computer takes pictures of his eye movements...

St. Mark's Hospital
October 27, 2015

Justin Miller became completely paralyzed at age two after he was diagnosed with a viral infection; but that hasn't stopped him from pursuing...

St. Mark's Hospital
October 27, 2015

Miller is completely paralyzed, from head to toe, yet he's amazingly talented, using his left ear to drive his wheel chair and his eyes to draw...

St. Mark's Hospital
October 21, 2015

St. Mark’s Hospital among Top 10 Percent Nationwide

11,000 Utah women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year alone. That's why St. Mark's Hospital started its pink ribbon tieing ceremony...

Utah hospital encourages women to get preventive, annual mammograms.

SALT LAKE CITY — Wafts of sage incense lingered across the rock garden of St. Mark's Hospital on Thursday, as six spiritual leaders from different...

Utah’s waterways are dangerously cold, according to the news team's demonstration.

Volunteers take the plunge into freezing water to demonstrate effects of hypothermia.

Stryker Sustainability Solutions has awarded St. Mark's Hospital with the "Healthy Hospital Award," for outstanding sustainability efforts in...

Unique collaboration brings a hybrid ablation procedure to two MountainStar hospitals

St. Mark's Hospital
November 05, 2014

St. Mark's Hospital recognized by the Joint Commission for using highly reliable interventions that improve patient outcomes

St. Mark's Hospital achieved readmission rates better than the national average according to data recently released from Medicare.

Doctors and nurses from the neonatal intensive care unit at St. Mark's Hospital got a rare chance to see how the babies they've helped have grown...