Stories tagged: providence sacred heart medical center
Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
Service and maintenance workers at Sacred Heart Medical Center, represented by UFCW 21, overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike on Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019
U.S. News & World Report has named Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital the top hospital in the region.
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019
Emergency crews found Kyle A. Peterson, of Seatac, Washington, trapped inside his 1999 Ford Explorer, which was upside-down on the side of Colfax Airport Road.
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019
A 56-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man were hospitalized Tuesday morning after the teen failed to yield at a highway intersection near Cusick in Pend Oreille County.
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019
Nurses at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center held a second demonstration Thursday afternoon to keep pressure on the hospital system amid drawn-out contract negotiations.
Wed., May 8, 2019
Doctors have been fighting for nine days to save the life of an 18-month-old Spokane boy who suffered a lacerated liver so severe that a physician told the mother it …
Fri., April 26, 2019
Medical Examiner confirms Amber Alert suspect died from self-inflicted gunshot wound during SWAT standoff
The Whitman County Medical Examiner on Friday confirmed that Justin P. Robertson,
Sun., April 14, 2019
The McDonald’s on Third Avenue in downtown Spokane is planning a major renovation, according to permits issued by the city.
Sat., April 13, 2019
Two local hospital pharmacies are getting upgraded to comply with standards regarding the sterility and handling of drugs, according to permits issued by the city.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019
The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Marcus Riccelli, would require hospitals to provide nurses uninterrupted rest breaks as required by state law and prevent scheduling of mandatory overtime. Hospitals say the …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019
In the bitter cold Monday afternoon at Riverfront Park, dozens of nurses rallied for better staffing, benefits and patient safety at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019
Sarge, a 16-month-old German shepherd born in the Czech Republic, was hand-picked for Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and already has been deployed twice to help defuse volatile situations at …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019
Spokane’s first baby of 2019 has blue eyes, brown hair, and a name that would make any tax collector jealous.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018
Seahawks players visit children at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center to spread holiday cheer and share hugs.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018
A crash in northern Spokane County totaled two vehicles and sent three people to the hospital Thursday night, and one man was charged with driving under the influence.
Mon., April 23, 2018
A 26-year-old man was hospitalized and charged with driving under the influence Monday after crashing his car on a highway in Pend Oreille County.
Sat., March 31, 2018
In an effort to integrate the humanities into the experiences of University of Washington medical students, two internal medicine doctors at Sacred Heart make time for reflection that connects students …
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018
After waiting five years, Spokane man receives first pancreas-kidney transplant performed at Sacred Heart
When he was 32 Don White Jr. had lived with type 1 diabetes for 18 years, and his kidneys were failing from the strain of poorly-managed blood sugar over the …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018
At Blessings Under the Bridge, friends offer prayers for couple struck in north Spokane auto-pedestrian incident
Clay Brock and Michele Purkey, a Spokane couple struck by vehicles on Division Street, were remembered by friends and acquaintances at Blessings Under the Bridge’s weekly meal Thursday night. Purkey …
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017
Starting in 1989, Stan Malnar ran the maternity clinic at Sacred Heart serving low-income women, worked at Hospice of Spokane helping families say goodbye to loved ones, and spent his …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Seahawks Luke Willson and Tanner McEvoy came to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital for a special visit on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 8, 2017
A man died Friday afternoon when he fell from the rooftop helicopter pad at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017
A pair of Spokane doctors may be able to settle their $191 million bankruptcy by paying as little as $130,000 to be split among more than 8,000 creditors.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017
A toddler was hospitalized Wednesday evening after being struck with a vehicle in a parking lot in Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center is getting rid of its “mammography coach,” the mobile radiology lab that has provided women across the Inland Northwest with breast cancer and osteoporosis screenings …
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017
A 75-year-old Seattle man who spent his life racing cars, boats and planes died Sunday afternoon after losing control of his vintage sports car at the Spokane County Raceway in …
Sat., May 13, 2017
Sacred Heart’s new infectious disease unit ready to handle ebola or other patients from four-state region
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center officials say the hospital’s new unit is equipped to safely care for patients with highly infectious diseases, such as ebola.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
The Spokane physicians who filed a $191 million bankruptcy painted a chaotic self portrait Thursday of a couple mostly clueless about their own personal finances, let alone the complex workings …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016
Dazzling Christmas lights strung across Cowley Park will burn brightly each night during the holiday season.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016
The body of an adult man was found on the ground just outside the south entrance to the Providence Sacred Heart Doctor’s Building parking garage Tuesday evening.