Ernie chooses EIRMC

When an EIRMC interventional and diagnostic radiologist used a suction catheter to snag the blood clot in Ernie’s brain and safely remove it, doctors who were watching spontaneously applauded.

Brandie chooses EIRMC

Brandie went into labor unexpectedly, and delivered Ruth at just 23 weeks into her pregnancy. Weighing just 15 oz. at birth, Ruth had a perforated bowel and needed immediate pediatric surgery to survive. She survived, plus five more surgeries, during her 201- day stay in the NICU.

Konnor chooses EIRMC

Konnor has mitochondrial myopathy, a rare neuromuscular disease that causes severe muscle and organ degeneration. After his illness left him wheelchair-bound, Pediatric Physical and Occupational Therapists at EIRMC helped him to walk again.

Kayleigh chooses EIRMC

Kayleigh's premature twins, Blakely and Lilah, were receiving care in the NICU. But the situation turned dangerous when Lilah was determined to have a perforated stomach. Immediate pediatric surgery at EIRMC saved her life.

William chooses EIRMC

William's legs were crushed after being run over by a 30-ton feed truck. Now, William is back to work on his dairy and enjoying time with his family, because he was taken to EIRMC.

Kait chooses EIRMC

Kait is a world champion ultra-cyclist, but a horrific car accident left her with a ruptured bladder, a quadruple fractured pelvis, and fractured sacrum and fibula. After trauma surgery and diligent physical therapy, Kait raced the iconic 137-mile long Kokopelli Trail.

Denise chooses EIRMC

Denise, an oncology RN at Idaho Cancer Center, had a chance encounter at work that led to her personal breast cancer journey.

Shauna chooses EIRMC

Just six months after walking in a Breast Cancer 5K, Shauna became a patient in need of a cure.

Rhonda chooses EIRMC

Rhonda's timing was perfect: her breast cancer was found at just the right time.

Deb chooses EIRMC

Given her family's cancer history, Deb listened to her body when her body began sending signals that something was "off." It was cancer.

Tawnya chooses EIRMC

Tawnya thought she had strange, early menopause symptoms. It was actually endometrial cancer.

Jaimie chooses EIRMC

Jaimie was at work when she began to feel pressure in her chest, fatigue that left her laying on the breakroom floor, and sweating. Despite her young age, she was having a heart attack.

Chance chooses EIRMC

Chance chose to have surgery at EIRMC during the COVID pandemic, and felt comfortable because of protocols in place throughout the facility to keep him safe.

The Robbins' Choose EIRMC

Jessica was rushed to the hospital when she went into labor at 28 weeks. Twins Zoe and Elora were born very premature, and needed specialized NICU care at EIRMC.

Rod chooses EIRMC

Rod endured nine surgeries in nine months, following diagnosis of a debilitating disease. Now, Rod is a triathlete because he was taken to EIRMC.

Merci chooses EIRMC

Merci's childhood days are sometimes interrupted by asthma. When it can't be controlled, her mom takes her to EIRMC.

Rachel chooses EIRMC

After a surprise breast cancer diagnosis, Rachel needed a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. Today, she's back to the business of living, because she was taken to EIRMC.

Marc chooses EIRMC

Marc suffered a severe heart attack and was airlifted to EIRMC for an emergency cardiac procedure, followed by major heart surgery days later. Today, Marc is back to cycling, camping - and living, because he was taken to EIRMC.

Treasure chooses EIRMC

Treasure had a heart attack, but thanks to her care at EIRMC, she's back to running her downtown business.

Evelyn chooses EIRMC

Evelyn has spent decades battling heart disease and she's grateful for her care at EIRMC.

Diana chooses to work at EIRMC

Diana is a Child Life Specialist at EIRMC and works with pediatric patients to help them understand their diagnosis and treatment.

Michelle chooses to work at EIRMC

She is a Respiratory Therapist and works with patients throughout the hospital. Hear her mission moment when a military veteran and patient presented her with his military pin in appreciation for her service to him.

Natalie Chooses to Work at EIRMC

Natalie is an RN in the ICU; she shares why she loves working at EIRMC (it's a family legacy!).

Georgena Chooses to Work at EIRMC

Georgena is an Occupational Therapist. She shares how she unlocks possibilities as an employee of the Therapies department.

Lacey Chooses to Work at EIRMC

Lacey shares how she cares like family as an employee of the Labor & Delivery unit at EIRMC.

Crystal Chooses to Work at EIRMC

Crystal is a Speech Language Pathologist. Listen as Crystal explains why she loves having the opportunity to unlock possibilities with evidence-based care for her patients.

Anne Chooses to Work at EIRMC

Anne is the Blood Bank Supervisor. Hear her mission moment when a mom in labor was bleeding so badly, she needed a massive blood transfusion to save her life.

Annabelle chooses to work at EIRMC

Annabelle is a CNA on the 4th Floor. Hear her mission moment when Annabelle went "above and beyond" for a patient who needed her special coffee.

Bailey chooses to work at EIRMC

Bailey is a Pediatric Occupational Therapist. Hear her mission moment about a young boy who struggled with a proper diagnosis.

Courtney chooses to work at EIRMC

Courtney is an RN in the Emergency Department. Hear her mission moment about performing CPR on a driver after a traffic collision.

Dustin chooses to work at EIRMC

Dustin is a CNA in the Emergency Department. Hear how his personal experience with his own special-needs child helps reassure other parents.

Emily chooses to work at EIRMC

Emily is a CNA on the 4th Floor. Hear her mission moment helping a patient through a vulnerable time.

Haily chooses to work at EIRMC

Haily is an RN at the BHC. Hear her mission moment when she hears frompatients when they've successfully returned to the community.

Jake chooses to work at EIRMC

Jake is an RN in the Emergency Department. Hear his mission moment about how an adult daughter responded to care her father received.

Jill chooses to work at EIRMC

Jill is an RN in the Emergency Department. Hear her mission moment as she helped the wife of a patient in cardiac arrest.

TaNeil chooses to work at EIRMC

TaNeil is a CNA on the 3rd Floor. Hear her mission moment when she surprised a patient who loved Halloween.

Terri chooses to work at EIRMC

Terri is an RN in the Burn, Trauma and Wound Clinic. Hear her mission moment as she helped heal a patient who was severely burned.

Peter chooses to work at EIRMC

Peter is a Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist. Hear his mission moment about a young boy who overcame feeding difficulties.

Adam chooses to work at EIRMC

Adam is a Physical Therapist. Hear his mission moment about helping a fellow physical therapist achieve greater functioning after an accident.

Cathy chooses to work at EIRMC

Cathy is the Assistant Director of the Progressive Care Unit at EIRMC. Hear her mission moment after taking care of a patient from Switzerland.

Rhett chooses to work at EIRMC

Rhett is a nurse in the ER. Hear his mission moment about caring for a young man involved in a serious trauma.

Kirstin chooses to work at EIRMC

Kirstin's first baby was born at 26 weeks, and spent six months in a NICU. That experience inspired her to return to school to become a NICU nurse.