Stories tagged: providence
Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
Argos women’s basketball Head Coach Bill Himmelberg looks ahead to this week’s games.
Tue., Jan. 21, 2020
Hear from the head coaches of Argos Men’s and Women’s Basketball after losing to Lewis And Clark State College.
Sat., Jan. 11, 2020
Nurses at Sacred Heart Medical Center will see no changes to their earned illness time or paid time off, as well as receive a 10% wage increase over the next …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
Unionized service and maintenance workers at Sacred Heart Medical Center reached a tentative agreement with officials early Wednesday morning.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 7, 2020
More than 1,900 nurses at Sacred Heart Medical Center will vote on the tentative agreement next week reached in the early hours of Tuesday morning after long negotiation sessions.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020
Unions representing about 13,000 nurses and health care workers at many Providence locations statewide, including at Spokane’s Sacred Heart Medical Center and Holy Family Hospital, intend to strike on Jan. …
Thu., Jan. 2, 2020
Nurses and health care workers represented by SEIU Healthcare 1199NW union at seven Swedish locations in the Seattle area did not reach an agreement with Providence officials on Monday, Dec. …
Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
A desire to help a child dealing with leukemia spawned an idea. And it turned into a nonprofit that would benefit hundreds of kids and families.
Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center is operating at a loss, and has been since 2016, and hospital leaders say this is largely due to expenses outpacing revenue.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 27, 2019
A group of unionized nurses in the Tri-Cities reached a tentative contract agreement with Providence officials Monday night, but their counterparts at Spokane’s Sacred Heart Medical Center are continuing to …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019
The standoff between unionized nurses and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center will continue after the two parties failed to reach an overall agreement during mediated negotiations that ended Friday.
Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
Highlights of the Argos’ big win over Lethbridge.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
After months of negotiations, nurses and hospital workers at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center will vote on whether to authorize a strike.
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
With another blanket of snow hitting Great Falls, the Argos soccer team relied on some friends to dig them out of the mess.
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
The Argos are looking to capitalize on a strong 2018-19 season, how will they take the next step?
Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
A long-term care unit, operated by Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, has finished relocating all of the residents after leaders announced in May that it would close.
UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2019
Nurses and health care workers in the Providence hospital system are protesting changes to their benefits plan, while the nonprofit defends the move.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019
The Department of Health is proposing double-digit increases in licensing fees for the state’s physicians and a handful of other professions following an audit that showed some health care professions …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – I had been looking forward to this for a long time – a road trip in Rhode Island with two friends to see New England fall foliage …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018
Washington-based Providence St. Joseph Health has stopped merger talks with St. Louis, Mo.-based Ascension health network, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018
If you’d asked Jeannie Berzanski a year ago what she would be doing to ring in 2018, she might have said she’d be watching fireworks and hanging out with family. …
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017
The house where Rosa Parks lived after sparking the Montgomery bus boycott was on a demolition list in Detroit until it was saved by Parks’ niece and a Berlin-based artist, …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Providence Health Care’s chief executive used blunt language to describe the Graham-Cassidy health care proposal on Friday. “It’s a bad bill,” said Elaine Couture.
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017
Hospital and community care providers said the steep cuts to Medicaid would worsen care for their patients, lead to fewer jobs in health care and hurt their bottom lines.
Fri., March 24, 2017
More than 1,600 people are waiting for a kidney donor in Washington. Live kidney donors are becoming more common but there are still not enough.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017
As soon as the “Providence Express Care – Coming Soon” sign went up at the Lincoln Heights shopping mall, clinic managers started getting inquiries. People stopped by with twisted ankles, …
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016
A new building for the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic opened in August at WSU-Spokane’s campus. The clinic will train the region’s next generation of health care workers while expanding care …
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016
Providence Health & Services has signed a three-year contract with Premera Blue Cross, ensuring that Washington residents with Premera’s employer-sponsored health insurance can continue to access Providence doctors, hospitals and …
Thu., April 28, 2016
DENT forged relationships with dentists and started before-and-after services that have built trust.
Thu., March 17, 2016
Rodney Bullock hit a layup with 1.5 seconds left and Providence beat Southern California 70-69 on Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA tournament.