At Confluence Health, we are dedicated to improving our patients’ health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost-effective manner by investing in technology and resources to stay on the leading edge of healthcare innovation, our communities receive local access to leading medicine.
Confluence Health is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes two hospitals, more than 40 medical specialties and primary care, to provide comprehensive medical care throughout North Central Washington. With over 270 physicians and 150 advanced practice clinicians, Confluence Health is the major medical provider between Seattle and Spokane. Our goal is to deliver high-quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective care close to home. Staying on the leading edge of healthcare innovation is important, so we invest in technology—to provide better care for our patients and allow our providers to operate at the highest level.
Located in the heart of Washington, we enjoy open skies, snow-capped mountains, and the lakes and rivers of the high desert. We are the proud home of orchards, farms, and small communities. Confluence Health actively supports the communities we serve and their quality of life through our community support program and through our individual efforts as involved community members.
Confluence Health values the partnerships we build with other organizations and programs. We have the honor of affiliating with Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Virginia Mason, and University of Washington. Please continue reading about the different affiliations we offer.
Confluence Health and its Cancer Treatment Center are affiliates with the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA). “Seattle Cancer Care Alliance brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialist of Fred Hutch, Seattle Children’s, and UW medicine. One extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer livers for our patients.”
Confluence Health and Virginia Mason have a cardiac affiliation through which physicians from each organization collaborate on numerous aspects of patient care and share best practices with one another.
This affiliation represents two outstanding health care organizations, who share similar values, formalizing a relationship to provide the residents of North Central Washington with access to high-quality, efficient and cost-effective health care.
WWAMI is a partnership between University of Washington School of Medicine and the states of Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho (take the initials and you get WWAMI). This partnership provides publicly supported medical education to students from this five-state region.
Confluence Health has an affiliation with University of Washington / Harborview Medical Center to provide for expert Stroke consultation services and neurosurgical coverage. This partnership allows for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of all types of Strokes, and provides for immediate transport to a level 1 Comprehensive Stroke Center if needed, while allowing the majority of North Central Washington patients to remain at our local, level 2 Primary Stroke Center.
The WRITE Program is a clinical medical education program developed by the University Of Washington School Of Medicine as a means to help meet the need for rural primary care physicians in the Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho (WWAMI) region. Confluence Health’s Moses Lake Clinic is one of the training campuses for the WRITE Program. This opportunity provides selected third-year medical students an appropriate mix of ambulatory and hospital experience during a 20-week clinical education experience at a rural primary care teaching site.
*Although Confluence Health has partnered with SCCA, Virginia Mason, WWAMI, and University of Washington/Harborview Medical Center on these programs for collaboration and support, Confluence Health does not conduct any business in King County.