Director of Clinic Operations
"I truly enjoy working with the client’s at RHS and feel that it is my job to advocate for them on many levels in order for them to experience and maintain stabilization. Working closely with the interdisciplinary team (in house and within the community) is important to me in assisting with that success. I have always had an interest in mental illness and have enjoyed working in the community helping people reach goals in different aspects of their lives for over 20 years. I received a BSN in Nursing from Idaho State University in 2008 and have worked in mental health since graduation."
David is the Medical Clinic Manager and provides general family medicine at RHS to all ages while addressing behavioral health needs.
David is a nurse practitioner certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board. He is licensed through the Idaho Board of Nursing. David began working for RHS in February 2020. David received his undergraduate nursing degree from Brigham Young University and his Masters of Science in Nursing from George Washington University. He has been practicing for 3 years as a nurse practitioner at the Island Park Medical Clinic in Island Park, Idaho and 2 years as a register nurse in emergency room care. David practices and specializes in primary care in family practice care, treatment for adults and children. David has particular interest and skills in both chronic and acute care. Chronic and acute care health issues he addresses include, but not limited to, diabetes, thyroid, COPD, anxiety, and depression management. He also enjoys pediatrics, women’s health, internal medicine, and treatment of minor injuries. On his off hours he enjoys the outdoors, fishing, hunting, sports, and spending time with his family.
"I grew up in the Idaho Falls area. I am very pleased to be able to work and serve in the area where I grew up. I attended Idaho State University and received a Bachelor of Science in 2015 and my Master of Physician Assistant Studies in August of 2017. I received training in family practice, orthopedics, general surgery, emergency medicine, urgent care, and psychiatric medicine. I previously worked at the Behavioral Health Center and have always been drawn to the mental health field. I enjoy working at RHS where I have the opportunity to care for both my patients' physical and mental health."
Kolt provides general family medicine at RHS to all ages while addressing behavioral health needs.
Kolt is a physician’s assistant certified by the National Commission of Certification of PAs. He is licensed under the Idaho Board of Medicine. Kolt began working for RHS in September of 2017 and began his PA practice at RHS. Kolt received his undergraduate and graduate medical training at Idaho State University and received both a Bachelor in Science and Master’s of Physician Assistance Studies. Kolt worked has a psychiatric technician at the Behavioral Health Center in Idaho Falls and has particular skills in working in primary care treatment with behavioral health management. Kolt practices in general medicine practice of all ages, medication management for psychiatry, and general med management. Kolt particularly enjoys ADD/ADHD medication management, depression medication management, dermatology, and treating lung disorders. His goal in practice is to provide evidence based medical treatment particularly assisting or encouraging patients that struggle with adherence to psychiatric and medical interventions, helping find solutions to improve overall health outcomes.
Kolt is scheduling clients Monday through Friday. He sees clients for our Family Medical Clinic and Behavioral Health Clinic.
"I am so excited to be back in Idaho and working with the patients at RHS. I have been in Utah working as a Physician Assistant in Family Practice and Pain Management for the past 20 years. I grew up in Ririe and got my Associates Degree from Ricks College in Pre-Physical therapy, I got bachelor degrees from Idaho State University in Zoology with a Chemistry minor, and Medical Technology, with a couple years at BYU - Hawaii. I was in the first class to graduate from the Physician Assistant program at Idaho State University."
Kathy provides general family medicine to all ages, addresses behavioral health needs, pain management, addiction issues, and women’s health at RHS Family Medical Clinic.
Kathy is a physician’s assistant certified by the National Commission of Certification of PAs. She is licensed under the Idaho Board of Medicine. Kathy began working for RHS in October 2017 and has been in practice since 1997. Kathy received her bachelor’s degree in Zoology, Chemistry, and Medical technology from Idaho State University. She also studied at Ricks College and BYU Hawaii in physical therapy. Kathy received Master’s of Physician Assistance Studies at Idaho State University. Kathy’s practice background includes 10 years of family medical practice and 10 years pain management in the Salt Lake City area. She also provided pain management services at an Idaho Falls Clinic. One of Kathy’s goal in her practice is to help promote available health care for the underserved in Eastern Idaho.
Kathy Heming is now scheduling clients. She brings 20+ years experience which includes pain management, therefore we will be looking to build that piece of our clinic in the near future.
Brent provides mental health medication management at RHS Family Medical Clinic.
Brent is a physician’s assistant certified by the National Commission of Certification of PAs. He is licensed under the Idaho Board of Medicine. Brent began working for RHS in February 2018. Brent received his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University Idaho and his Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University earning a place on the dean’s list. He has been practicing for 9 years and began his practice at Region 7 Behavioral Health and additional practiced with behavioral health providers Seasons of Hope and Willow Sage in Idaho Falls. Brent practices and specializes in Behavioral Health to include adult mental health and substance use disorder med management. Brent’s philosophy is to use the minimum amount of medication necessary to manage negative symptoms. One of Brent’s goal in his practice is to promote cohesiveness in medical and behavioral health medicine between providers treating each patient considering all aspects of their health for good outcomes.
"I am originally from Wyoming, but moved to Idaho in 2000. I later graduated from Idaho State University in December 2015 with my BSN. I've worked for RHS in the clinic as a registered nurse since February 2016. Working in the mental health field, and helping our patients achieve and maintain stability and success, is very rewarding. I enjoy working with a dedicated team in the clinic and RHS as a whole. The interdisciplinary approach to healthcare at RHS has enabled me to utilize my nursing skills of critical thinking and patient advocacy to best serve our patients. "
"I have worked for RHS since October 2014. Previous to working at RHS, I worked for a hospital in Boise for over a year. I obtained my Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Boise State University in 2013. I have over six years experience working in the healthcare field. Being a nurse is something I have always wanted to do, I like interacting with patients and making a difference in their lives. I enjoy working as a psychiatric nurse and I have found it to be challenging, but a rewarding experience. "
"I started working at RHS in September 2014. I received my Associates in Science from Eastern Idaho Technical College in 2007. I spent 9 years in the military serving as a medical specialist. I have enjoyed every moment I get to work with clients in all aspects of their care. I have dedicated myself to get blood work done as painlessly, quickly, and accurately as I can. I have 20 years experience in medical assisting. "
Clinic Case Manager, BA
"I graduated from Washington State University with a Bachelor of Arts in May of 2017 and moved to Idaho Falls to start my career in social work. I have always had a strong passion for helping others and I love that Clinic Case Management has allowed me the opportunity to advocate for client needs whether they are medical, psychiatric, housing, transportation, or vocational. It has been a joy to work in the clinic with the best providers and nurses in the area who prioritize patient care above all and to work for a company that wants to see the client succeed in all aspects of life. Next time you’re at RHS, stop by my office and I would be happy to inform you about all of the different services we offer here for you and your family. "