News & Events

Confluence Health in Wenatchee World: High Cost of Health Care

Confluence Health in Wenatchee World: High Cost of Health Care Confluence Health CEO Dr. Peter Rutherford, MD, was recently featured in Wenatchee World reporter K.C. Mehaffey’s weekly “NCW Health” feature. The topic was “The High Cost of Health Care”, and what can be done to minimize those costs, both from the health care industry’s perspective...

NCWLife Interview

Confluence Health talks drug abuse and how to combat it on Wake Up Wenatchee Valley A growing problem throughout the United States, prescription drug abuse is the topic of today’s program Joining us from Confluence Health, Dr. Peter Rutherford and Glenn Adams talk about what the hospitals are doing to stem the tide of drug...

Notice: Ephrata Clinic Patients:

Notice: Ephrata Clinic Patients: We will be redoing the parking lot this Thursday & Friday, May 11th & 12th.  Patients will be able to park in the first few spots in front of Moore Furniture, and walk on the sidewalk to the clinic, as we will have no parking in front of the clinic. If...

Confluence Health’s Prescription Drug Disposal Project Sees Overwhelming Success

WENATCHEE– Officials with Confluence Health say the community’s response to a prescription drug disposal project has been an overwhelming success. “It’s been pretty phenomenal,” said Glenn Adams with Confluence Health. “The first weekend that we put these out and had patients dispose of their meds we filled up both containers here in Wenatchee, that’s about...

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...

Weather Delays & Closures

Update:10:40 am – February 9th, 2017:  Weather Alert: Confluence Health Operations Back To Normal All Confluence Health locations and clinics have returned to normal hours of operation Thursday, February 9th, 2017. If you have any questions or concerns about rescheduling appointments, please contact us at (509) 663-8711.     February 8th, 2017– Due to inclement weather,...

Ice Storm – Closures and Alerts

Updated: 5:30 pm – 1/18/17 ICE STORM UPDATE: Confluence Health Operations Back To Normal Thursday, 1/19/17 All Confluence Health locations and clinics will return to normal hours of operation Thursday, January 19, 2017. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time. If you have any questions or concerns about rescheduling appointments, please contact us...

Health Library

In today’s healthcare environment many patients have increase their participation in both treatment and prevention of disease. With so much information out there it is hard to know what to trust and what information is reliable. Confluence Health is proud to partner with Healthwise Library, working for a healthier community by offering you the latest...

Leapfrog Rating

Central Washington Hospital & Clinic was 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 make giant...