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WSHA Community Health Leadership Silver Award for Medication Takeback Program.

Confluence Health | Central Washington Hospital receives WSHA Community Health Leadership Silver Award for Medication Takeback Program. Wenatchee, WA. – Confluence Health received the Washington State Hospital Association’s 2017 Community Health Leadership Silver Award for its innovative approach to reducing opioids and prescription medication in North Central Washington.   The association gives the Community Health...

Pink at the Rink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Confluence Health is proud to help sponsor “Pink at the Rink” with two amazing events.   Help “Paint the Rink Pink” on Sunday, October 22nd from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Help create the visual spectacle that will be on display at the “Pink at the Rink” hockey game...

Eye and Ear Clinic of Wenatchee and Confluence Health Enter Into Affiliation

Eye & Ear Clinic | Wenatchee and Confluence Health Enter Affiliation, Process Complete by January 1, 2018 Both Confluence Health and the Eye & Ear Clinic, for several decades have a history of striving to improve the health and quality of life for our region’s residents by providing safe and effective care; now and into...

Confluence Health QuintilesIMS Award

Confluence Health Receives Award Recognizing Excellence in Site Performance and Quality WENATCHEE – Wenatchee Valley Hospital & Clinics received recognition for the work its Clinical Research Department is doing, conducting pharmaceutical studies within the guidelines and regulations of the US Food and Drug Administration and good clinical practices.   As part of the QuintilesIMS premiere...

Confluence Health Latest to Sign on to Purchasing Cooperative

Greenhealth Exchange Adds New Owner, Confluence Health Latest to Sign on to Purchasing Cooperative New owner joins the growing cooperative to build a unique marketplace that will feature a broad range of green products used in health care settings.   RESTON, Virginia (September 5, 2017) — Greenhealth Exchange (GX)—a purchasing cooperative that makes it easy...

Understanding Medicare

What is Medicare? Medicare is the government-run insurance program for those 65 or older or people with certain disabilities or end-stage renal disease (permanent kidney failure). Medicare has 4 parts. Part A: Hospital coverage • Inpatient hospital stays • Skilled nursing facility stays • Hospice care • Some home health care Part B: Medical coverage...

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...

Healthgrades 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award

Central Washington Hospital Achieves Healthgrades 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award 5th Year In A Row Central Washington Hospital Earns Distinction Central Washington Hospital has achieved the Healthgrades 2017 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™. This distinction recognizes Central Washington Hospital among the top 10% of hospitals nationwide for a 5th consecutive year (2013-2017), according to Healthgrades, the leading...

Doc Talks – Colorectal Cancer Panel

Confluence Health presents a DocTalk panel with providers from Gastroenterology, Oncology, Radiation Oncology and Surgery to discuss Colorectal Cancer — a Preventable and Curable Cancer if Found Early.

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...