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Ferry County Memorial Health doctor Sam Artzis was featured in the Spokesman Review for leading northeast Washington through the pandemic against a wall of misinformation.
Between 2018 and 2020, members of the Washington Rural Health Collaborative participated in a Coverdell-sponsored quality improvement project aimed to achieve at least the 75th
Thinking outside the box, KVH designed a drive-through clinic capable of vaccinating 350 patients a day at the Klickitat County Fairgrounds. Ensuring maximum safety and
Ride the Harbor for Health Cycle Event – Saturday, June 12th Click here to view this video on YouTube.
On Monday, January 25, 2021, Kittitas Valley Hospital was featured in an article on CNN. The article begins, “A rural county in Washington state is
Healthcare Innovation: Physicians, Hospitals in Washington State Pursue Value During a Time of Pandemic
On Thursday, October 29, and Friday, October 30, Healthcare Innovation sponsored its Pacific Northwest Virtual Healthcare Innovation Summit. On the morning of October 29, Healthcare Innovation Editor-in-Chief Mark Hagland moderated a panel
Summit Pacific Receives Washington State Hospital Association’s Rural Quality Everyday Extraordinary Award for Opioid Crisis Intervention
(ELMA, WA) – The Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) announced that Summit Pacific’s “Rural Opioid Crisis Intervention Quality Improvement” has been awarded WSHA’s 2020 Rural
On Friday, October 2, 2020, Forks Community Hospital was featured on Amateur Radio Newsline Report regarding their efforts to expand radio frequency (RF) coverage in
On Aug. 10, 2020, LifeNet Health recognized Mason General Hospital for its outstanding support for the gift of tissue donation. Mason General Hospital received the Washington Critical Access Hospital of the Year Award, which is given to hospital partners for outstanding collaboration and commitment to achieve and sustain high standards in support of the donation process through education, leadership, outreach and activities.
June 9, 2020 Summit Pacific Medical Center’s CEO and Collaborative Board’s Vice Chair Vice Chair, Josh Martin, is interviewed on Rural Health Leadership Radio. “We
While coronavirus (COVID-19) is new, preparing for responses to disasters is not. Hospitals and health systems conduct emergency preparedness training year-round, in each region and
COVD-19 national emergency declaration provides flexibility rural health system needs as patient care demands increase
This post contains important information from our partners at the Washington State Hospital Association. For more information, please contact Beth Zborowski at firstname.lastname@example.org. President Trump’s
The Willapa Harbor Hospital Board of Commissioners are excited to announce Matthew Kempton, MHA, has agreed to become our next permanent CEO. Matt has a
(ELMA, WA) –Thanks to the generous nature of several Summit Pacific Medical Center employees, six local area high school seniors have been awarded a combined
Forks Community Hospital has received its Certification in Infection Prevention from DNV GL Healthcare. The certification recognizes completion of a risk assessment program. To complete
(ELMA, WA) – Summit Pacific was recently awarded the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Award of Excellence. Summit Pacific was awarded for
(ELMA, WA) – At the Board of Commissioners meeting on Thursday, April 25, Heidi Schaiberger, a representative from LifeNet Health presented Summit Pacific with a
Port Townsend, WA – Jefferson Healthcare is proud to announce Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Financial Officer Hilary Whittington, CPA, MBA has been recognized by
The Washington Rural Health Collaborative is proud to again be recognized by Intalare for our ongoing commitment to excellence. Below the text related to the
SHELTON, Wash. – Mountain View Women’s Health and Mason General Hospital are pleased to welcome board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist Carey Martens, D.O., who joined their medical and surgical staff
Prosser Memorial Hospital – a part of Prosser Memorial Health – has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in computed tomography (CT) from the American College of Radiology
On March 28, a Kia Soul was placed on the third-floor patio of the Benjamin H. McGough, MD, Inpatient Physical Rehabilitation Unit at PeaceHealth Southwest
Summit Pacific Medical Center (SPMC) will have a new chief financial officer overseeing their financial strategies effective May 1. James Hansen, CPA, MBA will be
Recognized for outstanding operational improvements to ensure best-in-class healthcare delivery (ELMA, WA) – Summit Pacific has been recognized by Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in