Friday Dec 6
Beckers ASC Review
8 Recent Ambulatory Surgery Center Acquisitions & Affiliations
Here are eight recent ambulatory surgery center acquisitions and partnership agreements.
PeaceHealth moving Junction City clinic to West Eugene
Bill Chance has been a patient of Dr. Marlon Fletchall for as long as he can remember.
Insurance Journal West
Oregon Murder-Suicide Lawsuit Blames Chantix Prescriber
A Eugene, Ore. woman whose husband killed the couple's son and himself has sued the dentist who prescribed her husband a nicotine-cessation drug and the hospital that determined he was not a danger to himself or others two days before the slayings.
San Juan Islander
Is There Access to Death With Dignity Through PIMCa ?
In their article, "Debate Muddied by Misinformation" published in the October 16, 2013 edition of the Journal of the San Juan Islands, Dr. Michael Edwards and Lenore Bayauk, both of the San Juan County Hospital District Commission, stated: "....as many of you know, PeaceHealth physicians do not participate in the prescription of medication to end ... (more)
Murder-suicide lawsuit blames Chantix prescriber
A Eugene woman whose husband killed the couple's son and himself has sued the dentist who prescribed her husband a nicotine-cessation drug and the hospital that determined he was not a danger to himself or others two days before the slayings.
Cascade Valley Hospital signs deal to affiliate with Catholic PeaceHealth system
In the latest partnership between a public hospital district and a religious health organization, Cascade Valley Hospital in Arlington is moving forward with plans to affiliate with Catholic-run PeaceHealth .
Arlington hospital signs with faith-based PeaceHealth
Cascade Valley Hospital's board of directors has signed a letter of intent to affiliate with PeaceHealth, a nonprofit health system based in Vancouver, Wash.
Job Service Report
Physical therapist Carol Schafer of PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center tells how physical therapy and exercise have been found to help those with Parkinson's.
Wants hospital to be taxed by city
The claim in the Nov. 12 Bellingham Herald that PeaceHealth is a charity and should not be taxed, requires a rebuttal.
Against taxing PeaceHealth
The grinch who came up with the idea of taxing PeaceHealth hospital, one of Bellingham's most compassionate and vital charities, should check in to the psych unit for much needed therapy.
San Juan Islander
Celebrate the first anniversary of PIMC Nov. 17
PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center opened in Friday Harbor on Nov. 17, 2012.
AMGA Announces New Officers on Board of Directors
The American Medical Group Association announced the new officers of its Board of Directors, to begin their tenure in January 2014.