ICOM Honors Student Doctor Austin Jenkins

ICOM Honors Student Doctor Austin Jenkins

The Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) honored the life of Student Doctor Austin Jenkins on Friday, Feb. 26, during a celebration of life at its Meridian-based campus. Student Doctor Jenkins tragically lost his life in a vehicle accident on October 10, 2020. 
ICOM revises restrictions as Idaho advances to Stage 3

ICOM revises restrictions as Idaho advances to Stage 3

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, Governor Brad Little announced the State of Idaho would return to Stage 3 of the Idaho Rebounds Plan, citing weeks of declining COVID-19 case counts and hospitalizations. With this new development, the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine’s COVID-19 Task Force has decided to revise the college’s own restrictions.
Status of COVID-19 Vaccinations for ICOM Student Doctors

Status of COVID-19 Vaccinations for ICOM Student Doctors

With the COVID-19 vaccination rollout underway in Idaho and across the nation, the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) is working to ensure that its third-year students, currently completing clinical clerkship rotations at affiliated hospitals and outpatient sites, obtain their vaccinations through their clinical site.
ICOM’s COVID Task Force Prepares for Spring Semester

ICOM’s COVID Task Force Prepares for Spring Semester

The Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine’s COVID-19 Task Force met Wednesday, Jan. 6, and is recommending the following procedures to allow ICOM to continue to move forward with the curriculum for its medical students with the least disruption possible, as the spring semester begins Monday, Jan. 11. 
Updated Guidance Regarding Campus Activity

Updated Guidance Regarding Campus Activity

The Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine’s COVID-19 Task Force met Tuesday, Dec. 2, and has issued updated guidance regarding campus activity for students and employees.
Idaho Moves to Stage 2, ICOM Issues New Guidelines

Idaho Moves to Stage 2, ICOM Issues New Guidelines

On Friday, Nov. 13, Gov. Brad Little announced that the State of Idaho would return to Stage 2 with certain modifications, due to the continued increase in COVID cases and the strain on Idaho’s healthcare system.