Search by keyword or browse our list of services.
Find a provider by specialty, location, or availability.
See current studies testing new drugs, devices, and equipment to find better ways to treat and help patients.
For life-threatening emergencies, call 911 without delay.
Search by specialty and location.
Receive the highest level of care from the region's leading providers.
Find a lab or imaging facility close to you.
Visit us to pay bills, ask billing questions, or request billing records.
BOISE, Idaho – St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital and the American Lung Association are hosting an Asthma Day Camp on Tuesday, June 21 at Municipal Park. 500 S. Walnut St. This camp encourages kids to have fun while learning how to manage their asthma.
The day will be packed with a variety of activities centered on the theme: Experience the Magic. The kids will participate in activities such as nature hikes, arts and crafts, games, team building exercises and jumping in an inflatable.
Not only will kids have a great time while learning about asthma and how to manage it, but they will also be treated to a special guest for lunch, Mr. X the Magician. In addition to lunch with Mr. X the Magician, the parents who join the kids for lunch will have the opportunity to visit with Dr. Tippets, a St. Luke’s Pediatric Pulmonologist. They will be able to ask any questions they may have regarding managing their child’s asthma.
The camp counselors consist of volunteer respiratory therapists and nurses from St. Luke’s who will be able to administer medication if necessary and have the skill to frequently assess the children and their need for intervention.
“It’s important that kids with asthma can learn how to care for themselves in a fun and safe environment,” said Kimberly Tilley, RRT, St. Luke's Respiratory Therapy Educator.
Asthma Day Camp is open to kids with asthma and their siblings between 5 and 12 years old. The cost of the camp is $25 ($15 additional child). Scholarships are available as needed. Registration deadline is June 13. To register, call (208) 345-5864 or visit www.lungidaho.org.
For More Information, Contact: Ken Dey, Senior Public Relations Coordinator, (208) 381-2894 or email@example.com
How do you define health? Physical? Mental? Social? Health goes beyond medical care. It's how we take care of ourselves, how we interact with our communities, how we take care of each other.
Let St. Luke's support your health, however you define it.