Latest stories from Eastern Washington

It's never too late for substance abuse treatment

Adam’s substance abuse became so severe he was drinking anything that contained alcohol, from hair spray to hand sanitizer, causing an array of medical issues.
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Improving health in rural communities

By listening to the voices in our community, we can better understand the most pressing health needs from the perspective of some of the most marginalized groups of people.
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A fast lane for teens on the road to recovery

At 12 years old, June* had experienced more hardships than most face in their lifetime. The loss of one parent to suicide, followed by the unexpected death of a step-parent, lead her into a dark depression.
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How we discover the needs of our communities

We collaborate with many partners to identify the greatest areas of need through community health needs assessments. Then our solutions are reflected in community health improvement plans. View all ››

About Providence Health & Services in Eastern Washington

Providence Health Care is the eastern Washington region of Providence Health & Services. Our network of services includes Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital and Providence Holy Family Hospital – both nationally recognized for quality care – as well as two critical access hospitals in Colville and Chewelah. A full continuum of services are provided through the Providence Medical Park in Spokane Valley (a comprehensive multi-specialty center), three urgent care centers, home health, assisted living, adult day health and skilled nursing care. Providence Medical Group of Eastern Washington includes more than 700 physicians and advanced practitioners, including primary care providers, surgical subspecialists and medical specialists.