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Update on the Legal Action

By Dr. David C. Pate, News and Community
December 5, 2012

St. Luke’s filed our brief in opposition to the preliminary injunction sought by Saint Alphonsus and Treasure Valley Hospital on Tuesday.

In support of our opposition, we also filed a number of declarations. The brief and these declarations, as well as other supporting information, are available via the “News” section of St. Luke’s website ( 

The Idaho Statesman has reported about our filing. Here is a link to that report.

I know we are all proud of the good work St. Luke’s is doing. Please share this information with others.

About The Author

David C. Pate, M.D., J.D., is president and CEO of St. Luke's Health System, based in Boise, Idaho. Dr. Pate joined the System in 2009. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center.