Author

Charlene Maher

Charlene Maher

Charlene Maher is the president and CEO of Blue Cross of Idaho.

COMMENTARY
Photo of a health care worker in PPE observing a COVID-19 patient in the ICU at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise

Our health care workers’ commitment defines the best of who we are as Idahoans. To them: Thank you.

By: - November 4, 2021

I started my career in health care as a critical care nurse, so I know firsthand both the exceptional demand and the deeply rewarding nature of the job. No one gets into medicine for the accolades or because they think it will be easy. They choose the field because they want to help people. But […]