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Kootenai Health and clinic phone lines restored

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Landlines for Kootenai Health and Kootenai Clinics are back up after an outage. The organization's phone lines were down temporarily on Wednesday due to a vendor issue. They are now back up an functioning normally.

18 Kootenai Health employees resign over COVID vaccine policy

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – Eighteen Kootenai Health employees refused to comply with the healthcare system’s COVID vaccination policy and no longer work there.  Employees had to submit proof of vaccination to Kootenai Health by Tuesday or resign from their positions. …

Kootenai Health says crush of COVID patients getting worse

COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho (AP) — The North Idaho hospital that was the first in the state to institute health care rationing due to surging COVID-19 cases says the situation is growing worse. Kootenai Health reported a record 150 coronavirus inpatients…