Latest Enumclaw Regional Hospital Stories

2014-02-18 23:30:51

Franciscan St. Anthony Health Crown Point recognized for creating an extraordinary patient experience Crown Point, IN. (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point has been named a recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. Each year, there are more than 125 million emergency room visits in the U.S., with about a fifth of them being children under the age of 15. Emergency departments continue to be an essential...

2011-03-16 08:54:00

ENUMCLAW, Wash. and RALEIGH, N.C., March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleHealth Services, the nation's leading provider of healthcare-grade televisions and interactive patient education solutions, today announced an extended partnership with the Franciscan Health System, which has chosen TeleHealth as its interactive patient education and entertainment partner for the new hospital in Enumclaw. St. Elizabeth Hospital opened Feb. 2, 2011, replacing the aging Enumclaw Regional Hospital. Leaders...

2010-11-20 00:00:52

Franciscan Medical Group (http://www.fmg.fhshealth.org), the largest physician-led, multi-specialty medical group in South Puget Sound, today announced family physician George Magley, MD, of Enumclaw Medical Center, was recently selected as the Best Favorite Doctor in the 2010 KING 5 Best of Western Washington contest. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) November 19, 2010 Franciscan Medical Group (http://www.fmg.fhshealth.org), the largest physician-led, multi-specialty medical group in South Puget Sound,...

2010-10-26 10:35:00

ENUMCLAW, Wash., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The emergency department (ED) at Enumclaw Regional Hospital (ERH) received the Washington State Medical Association's 2010 William O. Robertson Patient Safety Award for its new patient flow program that improved overall patient safety. In one year, the emergency department reduced door-to-doctor times, total time spent in the department, and the number of patients who left the department before being seen. "Thanks to this award-winning patient...

2009-07-07 10:00:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-one regional hospitals that utilize health information technology solutions from Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS) earned the distinction of being among the most technologically-advanced hospitals in the country, according to results of the 2009 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Hospitals and Health Networks surveyed more than 1,300 hospitals to name the "100 Most...

2008-10-01 18:00:50

Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) today announced the closing of the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Empire Health Services, located in Spokane, Washington. The system includes two full service acute care hospitals, Deaconess Medical Center (388 licensed beds) and Valley Hospital and Medical Center (123 licensed beds), as well as other outpatient and ancillary services. Negotiations commenced in early 2007 and a definitive agreement was signed in October 2007. The...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'