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New heart monitors to better serve the region

To better serve rural communities on the Palouse, Gritman Cardiac Rehabilitation now offers two new heart monitors. These monitors not only provide more accurate, real-time results to physicians, they also shorten patient wait times. The old monitoring systems, made of patches of electrodes with wires, required patients to press a button when they were experiencing […]

Find relief from chronic pain

Finding relief from pain can help people live a more fulfilling life. Gritman is proud to have the only certified Nonsurgical Pain Management (NSPM) specialists in the area. Our team is always willing to talk about treatment options for your pain. What is interventional pain management? Interventional pain management uses pain blocking techniques, such as […]

Weight management program offered at Gritman

Community members are invited to join Gritman Medical Center’s weight management program, a lifestyle change intervention offered by Gritman’s Clinical Nutrition and Diabetes Care team. The group will hold two no-obligation information sessions at 4 p.m., August 13 and 27 in the Gritman medical services building, 803 S. Main St., Suite 220. Guided by a […]

Gritman Back to School Drive underway

The 26th annual Back to School Supply Drive, sponsored by Gritman Medical Center and the Gritman Junior Volunteers, is underway. To ensure all students have a successful school year, Gritman Junior Volunteers are collecting school supplies for those in need. The drive ends Friday, August 3. To participate in the Back to School Supply Drive, […]

Foundation awards $11,500 in scholarships

The Gritman Medical Center Foundation awarded $11,500 this spring to students pursuing higher education in health care fields. Courtney Burt was awarded $1,000 through the Midge Presol Health Care Scholarship fund. Mary “Midge” C. Presol, served as director of nursing at Gritman Medical Center from 1982 until her passing in 1999. Midge was a dedicated […]

Auxiliary awards $7,000 in scholarships

The Gritman Medical Center Auxiliary awarded $7,000 this spring to high school seniors pursuing higher education. Three Junior Volunteers at Gritman Medical Center received funds from the Chanda Morris Scholarship. Jaeli Peterson received $2,500, Mackenzie Akins received $1,500, and Lauren Zuba received $1,000. The Chanda Morris Scholarship was established in the memory of Troy High […]

Foundation receives $275,000 gift from Schweitzer family to support advanced nuclear imaging

MOSCOW — Gritman Medical Center is adding the latest nuclear medicine technology thanks to a generous $275,000 personal donation to the Gritman Foundation from Ed Schweitzer and his wife, Beatriz. The new camera system will be used to diagnose and determine the severity of a variety of diseases and conditions. The state-of-the-art nuclear medicine technology […]

Massage Therapy hosts open house

Gritman Massage Therapy will host an open house for the community, 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 10 at its new location, 804 S. Washington St., Suite A, Moscow. The public is invited to tour the space, meet the massage therapy staff and enjoy complimentary refreshments. Located directly across from the hospital on Washington Street, the […]

Joint Statement from Gritman Medical Center and Moscow Family Medicine

MOSCOW—Gritman Medical Center (GMC) and Moscow Family Medicine (MFM) are pleased to announce we are exploring a strategic arrangement to integrate our outpatient clinical operations in Moscow. This will include all current MFM operations including the main MFM clinic in downtown Moscow, the MFM west side clinic, MFM quick care, and the University of Idaho […]

Gritman Medical Center to host building dedication and community open house

MOSCOW — Join Gritman Medical Center to celebrate the expansion of health care services with a special presentation, building dedication and community open house, 4-6 p.m., Friday, April 27 at 803 S. Main St. Kara Besst, President and CEO of Gritman, will kick off the celebration with a brief presentation followed by a dedication and […]