Adventist Medical Center was found to have one of the lowest emergency room wait times in Oregon by independent nonprofit newsroom ProPublica.
Blue Mountain Hospital implemented the 340B prescription drug program within their hospital.
Columbia Memorial Hospital CEO Erik Thorsen was named on Becker's Hospital Review's annual list of "CEOs to Know."
Grande Ronde Hospital has been honored as one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals for Overall Performance by the National Rural Health Association and has been recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital by iVantage Health Analytics for three years running.
Providence hospitals in Oregon and Providence's Center for Medically Fragile Children , a residential care facility for young people, were recognized by the Oregon Patient Safety Commission for meeting an assortment of patient safety targets.
Providence St. Vincent Medical Center has been recognized for efforts to encourage breast feeding by earning the Baby-Friendly designation from the World Health Organization and the United Nations Children's Fund, or UNICEF.
Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital's Critical Care Unit (CCU) recently received a silver level Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN).
Samaritan Health Services welcomed Daniel Dowswell, DO, who will be providing care to patients of Albany OB/GYN.
Tuality Healthcare welcomed Joe Hardman, M.D., as the organization's interim chief medical officer.
Tuality Healthcare alsoreceived an 'A' grade from Leapfrog Group, a national hospital safety watchdog group.
Wallowa Memorial Hospital was designated a Blue Zones Approved Worksite by Blue Zones Project Oregon.
Wallowa Memorial Hospital was also named a Top 20 Critical Access Hospital by the National Rural Health Association and was awarded the Patient Safety Excellence Award from Healthgrades.
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