Three public hospitals join forces: Seek relationship with larger health care system
The Boards of Commissioners of three public hospitals in Skagit and Snohomish counties approved the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) to seek a partnership with a larger health care system in the region. The Boards of Commissioners of Cascade Valley, Island and Skagit Valley hospitals unanimously approved the plan in a joint board meeting on March 19 at the WSU Research and Extension Unit, in Mount Vernon. Read more about the RFP for potential partners.
Skagit Regional Clinics Breaks Ground on New Mount Vernon Clinic
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held on Monday, May 6 at 11 a.m. to kick off construction of a new 39,000 square foot clinic that will be built at 2320 Freeway Drive in Mount Vernon. Learn more about the groundbreaking for SRC - Riverbend.
Skagit Valley Hospital Earns Numerous HealthGrades Honors
Skagit Valley Hospital once again earned high marks in orthopedic, total joint and gynecologic surgery from HealthGrades, the leading provider of information to help consumers make informed decisions about a physician or hospital. The report, American Hospital Quality Outcomes 2013: Healthgrades Report to the Nation, evaluates how approximately 4,500 hospitals nationwide performed on risk-adjusted mortality and complication rates for nearly 30 of the most common conditions treated and procedures performed from 2009 through 2011. Learn more about Skagit Valley Hospital's HeathGrades awards.
Cascade Skagit Health Alliance Opens to Patients
Cascade Skagit Health Alliance, a 42,000-square foot multi-specialty medical facility in Smokey Point is now open to patients. Cascade Skagit Health Alliance is a collaboration by Cascade Valley Hospital and Clinics in Arlington and Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Learn more about Cascade Skagit Health Alliance.
Skagit Valley Hospital Earns HealthGrades Honors
Skagit Valley Hospital ranks in the top 10 percent in the nation in five clinical areas; Number 1 in Washington for Coronary Interventions. Learn more about all Skagit Valley Hospital's HealthGrades awards.
Skagit Regional Clinics
The merger of Skagit Valley Hospital and Skagit Valley Medical Center is official on July 1, 2010, marking the debut of Skagit Regional Clinics. The integration of the two organizations is designed to improve access to quality, evidence-based health care services and enhance recruitment and retention of providers to the region including Skagit, Island, San Juan and north Snohomish counties. Read more about Skagit Regional Clinics.