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Community Doctor of the Month

Dr. Petra Swidler, MD named “Community Doctor of the Month” by Ohana OT Pediatric Therapy Specialists Congratulations to Developmental Pediatrician Dr. Petra Swidler, MD! Ohana OT Pediatric Therapy Specialists selected Dr. Swidler as their “Community Doctor of the Month”. Her work enhancing our youngest community members’ development, coordination, and normalizing neurologic pathways has not gone...

150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare | 2018

Confluence Health Named to Becker’s “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” for the Second Year in a Row.  Confluence Health, Central Washington’s largest healthcare system, is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of the “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare | 2018” by industry publication, Becker’s Hospital Review. For the...

Health Care Executive of the Year

Congratulations Dr. Rutherford, on being named the “Health Care Executive of the Year” for Seattle Business Magazine’s 2018 Leaders in Health Care. In 2013, Dr. Peter Rutherford led two organizations through an affiliation that made a big commitment to the people of our region: to improve our patients’ health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate...

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade – Fall 2017

Central Washington Hospital & Clinic was Again Nationally Recognized by Leapfrog with a Grade “A” Rating for Hospital Safety :   The Leapfrog Group is an independent, national not-for-profit organization founded more than a decade ago by many of the nation’s leading employers and private healthcare experts.  Over the years, they have driven efforts to...

Wenatchee Was Proudly Featured in Forbes 25 Best Places to Retire in 2017

Wenatchee Was Proudly Featured in Forbes 25 Best Places to Retire in 2017   “To help out, Forbes presents The 25 Best Places To Retire In 2017. It’s our annual effort to offer a wide view of attractive, affordable choices across the United States. Our picks this year are located in 20 states and across all...

CWH Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

American Heart Association Award recognizes Confluence Health Central Washington Hospital’s commitment to quality stroke care   Central Washington Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing the most appropriate stroke treatment according to...

Central Washington Hospital achieves the American Heart Association’s Mission Lifeline Gold Plus Stemi Award

Central Washington Hospital achieves the American Heart Association’s Mission Lifeline Gold Plus Stemi Award WENATCHEE, WA — Central Washington Hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Every year, more...

Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Central Washington Hospital & Clinic was Again Nationally Recognized by Leapfrog with a Grade “A” Rating for Hospital Safety :   The Leapfrog Group is an independent, national not-for-profit organization founded more than a decade ago by many of the nation’s leading employers and private healthcare experts.  Over the years, they have driven efforts to...

Confluence Health Named to Becker’s 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare

  Becker’s Healthcare named Confluence Health in its 2017 “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” list. The list recognizes hospitals, health systems and organizations committed to fulfilling missions, creating outstanding cultures and offering competitive benefits to their employees. The Becker’s Healthcare Editorial team determined those recognized by a number of factors, including opportunities for...