Stories tagged: Providence Health
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Providence Health will acquire Walla Walla General Hospital, an Adventist-run facility
Providence Health will assume control of Walla Walla General Hospital this summer through an agreement with Adventist Health, the owner of the 72-bed hospital.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 6:40 p.m.
Keeping people insured top concern of Spokane health care execs if Trump repeals Obamacare
The Affordable Care Act has helped more than 750,000 Washington residents get health insurance coverage, and that’s a gain health care providers hope to see continued in the Trump Administration.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 12:45 p.m.
Groups press Walgreens on religious restrictions in clinics
Four groups led by the American Civil Liberties Union are asking Walgreens for reassurance that the drugstore’s partnership with a Catholic system to run in-store clinics in the St. Louis …
Wed., March 30, 2016
Spokane district fifth-graders using Sqord to track activity, make fitness fun
A grant from Providence Health is making physical activity fun for fifth-graders.
Tue., Jan. 19, 2016, 8:01 p.m.
Health district chief’s move to Providence an indirect result of Affordable Care Act
Dr. Joel McCullough’s new job at Providence Health Care is an indirect result of the Affordable Care Act, with some focus on public health a requirement for hospitals to keep …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
Large fraud ring passed bad checks, federal indictments allege
At least 29 people face federal criminal indictments for allegedly trying to cash fraudulent checks written on accounts for Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, Providence Health & Services, Kmart, a …
Tue., June 10, 2014, 5:34 p.m.
Providence Health affiliates with Tri-Cities hospital system
Providence Health & Services, the region’s largest private employer and medical provider, has formed an affiliation with Kadlec Health System, based in the Tri-Cities.
Mon., May 19, 2014
Providence turns to online interpreters
Providence Health, the region’s largest medical service provider, has turned to online interpreters to help non-English-speakers receive care from nurses, doctors or therapists. The Providence network recently announced that more …
Sat., Dec. 21, 2013
New Riverpoint clinic, medical residencies funded by federal grant
A federal grant announced Friday will expand the number of medical residents in Spokane and help create a medical-training clinic in Spokane’s University District, where students and educators will work …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 6, 2011, 6:27 p.m.
Providence to add 250 billing jobs in Spokane
Providence Health & Services is moving 250 medical billing jobs to Spokane from its headquarters in Renton.
Fri., March 11, 2011
INHS case reaches settlement
Deaconess Medical Center has severed its 17-year partnership stake in Inland Northwest Health Services as part of a lawsuit settlement announced Thursday. The governing board of INHS will now be …
Sat., March 5, 2011
Counting the costs of care
Spokane County’s hospitals provided $128.1 million in free medical care to the region’s poorest people last year as unemployment, chronic disease and the high cost of health care continue to …