Screening Saturday October 15, 2022

Screening Saturday will be held October 15th, 2022 at Shoshone Medical Center. The event is a special promotion by the hospital that allows uninsured women to get free mammograms. The screening event is designed to promote health and awareness for breast cancer for all women, not just those with insurance. Unlike the usual process to…

SMC Mental Health Services

SMC Mental Health Services – Mental Health Awareness Month  SMC is proud to offer mental health services in Shoshone County.  SMC Mental Health Services offers individual, family, and group behavioral health services to people of all ages.  We offer a collaborative and proactive approach to provide individualized services to each client.  Counselors are trained and…

Welcome Suzanne Decker to SMC

SMELTERVILLE — Hippocrates said, “Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.” Earlier this month, Shoshone Medical Center in Smelterville announced it had added a new family nurse practitioner, Dr. Suzanne Decker to their Family Medicine clinic. Beginning April 11, Decker has had an easy transition, getting to know…

Senior Blood Draws

Senior Blood Draws: ➢ WHEN IS THE EVENT? May 19th & 20th, 2022 7AM to 10 AM.   ➢ WHERE WILL IT BE HELD? The SMC Community Outreach Center, 9 Country Club Lane, Pinehurst, ID, next to the Pinehurst Golf Course.   ➢ WHAT IS THE GOAL OF THE EVENT? To provide free blood tests…

Senior Health & Fitness Fair

➢ WHEN IS THE EVENT? Tuesday, May 24th, 2022 10am to Noon.   ➢ WHERE WILL IT BE HELD? The SMC Community Outreach Center, 9 Country Club Lane, Pinehurst, ID, next to the Pinehurst Golf Course.   ➢ WHAT IS THE GOAL OF THE EVENT? To provide free health screenings, education, treatments, samples, games and…

Two in a million

Eighty-seven-year-old Richard Nearing from Pinehurst spent 127 days in different hospitals after being diagnosed with COVID-19. He has become a beacon of hope and a hero for others in a similar position — like 65-year-old Montanan Dennis Styles. The two met about two weeks ago and became fast friends. Both have similar stories of being…