Patient Stories

When Mercedes headed to Avista Adventist Hospital to deliver her baby on Thursday, Dec. 30, she had...
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If you had told Sue Meinerz she would cycle 28 miles to the top of Mt. Evans just 32 days after her...
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One of Bonnie Finley’s favorite things is taking her grandchildren to the playground near her home...
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What’s one of the most effective ways to find out where to get the best healthcare? Ask a healthcare...
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In April 2020, Trice and her husband, John, were on their usual walk when Trice began noticing she...
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During the night in July 2020, Robert Jones woke up feeling restless. Not being able to pinpoint the...
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When a patient arrives at the hospital, preparing for a large surgery, they are looking for signs...
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“I’m an avid hiker; I’ve climbed fourteen 14’ers; I was an athlete,” says 32-year-old Jenna Bruce...
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To date, Mercy Hospital has given nearly 10,500 COVID-19 vaccinations. With each vaccination we move...
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Mike Strong had just turned 65 years old in the summer of 2020, when he and his wife Kathy decided...
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When you own your own business and work non-traditional hours, sometimes you are afforded the luxury...
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Shortly before Thanksgiving, 2020, Karen Setzer woke up feeling fine. She went to take her medicine...
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