Saint Alphonsus Health System was established on a foundation of faith-based principles: Respect, Social Justice, Compassion, Care of the Poor and Underserved, and Excellence. These principles and the Mission serve as a compass to guide our ongoing health care ministry. Saint Alphonsus is now a growing 4-hospital, 714-bed, 74-clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation. Our medical group consists of over 500 providers, who are also members of the Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance, a network of care with over 2,000 providers across the valley.
Saint Alphonsus Cancer Care Center offers access to advanced diagnostic tools like 3D imaging and mobile mammography to help detect cancer at its earliest and most treatable stage. Our integrative approach to healing enhances the quality of life for patients and their families including genetic counseling and education, nutrition counseling, CLIMB child and family support, rehabilitation services, music, art, yoga and exercise therapy.
Our team of experts uses the latest treatment options such as precision radiation therapies, access to the region's largest number of clinical trials and personal care navigators that guide you every step of the way. As Idaho's only Brachytherapy Center of Excellence, we are reducing radiation treatment from six weeks to five days for partial breast cancer.
Saint Alphonsus Heart Institute is focused on providing high-quality heart care when and where you need it most, so you can live a full life. We offer heart specialists with the most advanced training and experience to treat even the most complex heart conditions. We also travel around the region and see patients in 13 different communities, so it's easy to access care and make your heart health a priority. Our expertise combined with state-of-the-art technology, like the regions only Stereotaxis robotic treatment for heart rhythm disorders.
Emergency & Trauma
Saint Alphonsus offers easy access to six emergency departments around the region in Boise, Eagle, two in Nampa, Ontario and Baker City. All Saint Alphonsus emergency departments are staffed by board-certified emergency physicians and nurses and backed by a team of trauma, chest pain, and stroke specialists. We are also the region's only Level II Trauma Center and Time Sensitive Emergency certified center for Trauma, Stroke and Heart Attack.
Saint Alphonsus is the leading provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary neurological services, and was the region's first Joint Commission Accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center. Saint Alphonsus neurologists and neurosurgeons have advanced training and experience to provide care for patients with complex neurologic conditions. Our collaborative team approach includes neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, vascular surgeons, neurologists, neuropathologists, physiatrists, oncologists and neuro optometrists focused on delivering the best options and outcomes to patients.
With a stroke, time is of the essence. Our team provides remote care and consults to stroke patients, through telemedicine services, at nearly all emergency departments throughout the region. We also excel in utilizing the latest technology to attack strokes such as biplane angiography, MRI/MRA, CT/CTA, CT perfusion, 4-vessel angiography, and interventional stroke and aneurysm procedures.
Whether you are recovering from an injury or need surgery we know the importance of advanced orthopedic care. Whether it's pain in your shoulder, elbows, hips, knees or ankles we have both non-surgical and surgical specialists standing by to make sure you receive the best care as quickly as possible. We've invested in leading, state-of-the-art technology like Makoplasty for knee and hip replacement surgery, STAR ankle replacement and artificial disc replacement for spine injuries so you can recover quicker and feel better faster.
Saint Alphonsus is focused on delivering surgical excellence and has established the region's premiere surgical program. The foundation of surgical expertise is our Level II Trauma Center, which is continuously ready to care for any severe injuries and provide the most advanced care available within 500 miles. Supported by new Cardiovascular operating suites that are continuously ready for cardiac emergencies and spacious orthopedic and neurosurgical surgical suites outfitted with the latest imaging and technologies, we're ready for any surgery 24/7.
We are also the first Health System in the region to introduce the da Vinci Surgical System. All five of our hospitals are staffed with skilled surgeons providing surgical specialties such as bariatrics, pediatrics, orthopedics, breast surgery and reconstruction, cardiothoracic and gastrointestinal surgical care.
At Saint Alphonsus, we offer specialized care for women of all ages. From personalized maternity care and comprehensive breast care to the region's only women's heart program, our medical experts guide you through every stage of life and are dedicated to being part of your life-long journey. You can count on our team to provide supportive, state-of-the-art care that helps you stay healthy and active every step of the way.