Pullman Regional Hospital Receives National Perioperative Nursing Certification

Apr 26, 2016

PULLMAN -- Pullman Regional Hospital has earned the CNOR® Strong  designation from the Competency & Credentialing Institute (CCI) for the second year in a row. The CNOR Strong® designation is given to facilities having at least 50 percent of its operating room nursing staff CNOR certified. All of the full-time...
Pullman Regional Hospital presents “Crafting a Wellness Vision”

Apr 19, 2016

Wellness for Life at Pullman Regional Hospital presents “Crafting a Wellness Vision:  Your Personal Plan to Thrive” on Wednesday, April 27 at 12 noon in Conference Rooms C&D at the hospital. Melissa Francik, MS, RDN, CD, registered dietitian nutritionist at Pullman Regional Hospital, will speak on how to craft your...
Mobile PET-CT Scan Available at Pullman Regional Hospital

Apr 6, 2016

PET-CT imaging, which is used for the detection of cancer within the body, will soon be available at Pullman Regional Hospital. The mobile service, provided through IsoScan based in Boise, Idaho, will be on-site at the hospital every Tuesday starting April 12.  Positron emission tomography (PET) and computerized tomography (CT) are...
Wellness for Life presents “Laser Eye Surgery & More”

Mar 22, 2016

Shawn Richards, M.D., ophthalmologist with ClearView Eye Clinic, will present on Laser Eye Surgery and other ophthalmic issues as part of the Wellness for Life series at Pullman Regional Hospital on Wednesday, March 30 at 12 noon in Conference Rooms C&D.Dr. Richards will speak on solutions and treatments for the...
Master the Aging Process

Mar 13, 2016

Pullman Regional Hospital will be offering a 10 week series of classes on Mastering Aging starting in April. The hospital is one of 13 organizations in Washington recently awarded a National Council on Aging grant to deliver the Aging Mastering Program®. The newly developed course is designed for older adults...
Community healthcare agencies host “Let’s start the conversation” as part of National Healthcare Decisions Day

Mar 8, 2016

In recognition of National Healthcare Decisions Day, Pullman Regional Hospital and community healthcare agencies are hosting “Let’s start the conversation,” on Friday, April 15 with a unique game called “My Gift of Grace.” The game is receiving national recognition and is designed to get people thinking about what’s important to...
Technology as a Pathway for Better Senior Health Access

Feb 29, 2016

Pullman Regional Hospital will begin a new series of computer literacy classes on Friday, March 4. The nine-week program provides training designed to engage and improve health literacy and computing skills for baby boomers and seniors. Space is limited and no prior computer experience necessary. Area adults can enroll by...
New Asthma Clinic offered by Pullman Regional Hospital

Feb 23, 2016

Starting March 1, Pullman Regional Hospital’s Center for Women & Children’s Health will be offering a weekly outpatient Asthma Clinic for adults and pediatric patients with symptoms of asthma.  The Asthma Clinic is designed to be an extension of the primary care clinic, said Steve Dunning, RRT, Director of Respiratory Therapy...
Schweitzer Family Doubles Gift for Surgery Expansion Project at Pullman Regional Hospital

Feb 14, 2016

Community leaders Ed and Beatriz Schweitzer made an additional $350,000 gift—for a total of $700,000—to help fund the expansion of surgical services and surgical technology upgrade for Pullman Regional Hospital. This announcement was made Saturday, February 6, at the 10th Annual Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation Gala.The funds support the Surgery...
Pullman Regional Hospital Wellness for Life Coordinator Named

Feb 11, 2016

Stephanie Pierce has been named the Wellness for Life Coordinator at Pullman Regional Hospital. Pierce, who was hired in January to the position, will oversee the hospital’s employee wellness program, which includes program development, evaluation and eventually expansion of the Wellness for Life program to the community.Wellness for Life is...