Pullman Regional Hospital receives Excellence through Insight Award

Nov 22, 2015

Pullman Regional Hospital recently received an Excellence through Insight Award from HealthStream, a patient satisfaction surveying contractor. The award is for “Overall Patient Experience in Inpatient Medical-Surgical Unit” and acknowledges exceptional performance achieved by a healthcare organization. This is the third year in a row that Pullman Regional Hospital has received...
Affordable dental and preventive medical care top the list of services needed in Whitman County

Nov 18, 2015

Whitman County residents are in need of affordable dental care and access to preventive medical care. These are the findings of a recently conducted comprehensive needs assessment survey sponsored by Palouse area health agencies in which more than 1,000 Whitman County residents responded.Surveys were completed online in spring 2015 and...
Women's Leadership Guild Gives Away $20,000

Nov 12, 2015

The Power to Empower—The Women’s Leadership GuildThe Women’s Leadership Guild was just an idea in January of 2015. In a matter of months, ideas fused with leadership, leadership inspired a shared vision, and this shared vision to empower women and children through the power of philanthropy became a reality. Women’s...
Wellness for Life presents How to prevent weight gain during the holiday season

Nov 4, 2015

Pullman Regional Hospital’s Wellness for Life program presents “Minding the energy gap: How to prevent weight gain during the holidays and throughout the lifespan,” on Thursday, November 12 at 12 noon in Conference Rooms C&D of the hospital. Melissa Francik, MS, RDN, CD, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at Pullman Regional Hospital, will...
Pullman Regional Hospital Receives Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for second consecutive year

Oct 14, 2015

Pullman Regional Hospital has been named a 2015 recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience for the second consecutive year. This distinction is the only award that identifies the nation’s best healthcare institutions measured against the needs and preferences of women.According...
New pediatrician Dr. Katie Hryniewicz joins Palouse Pediatrics

Oct 7, 2015

Katie Hryniewicz, M.D., also known as “Dr. Katie,” is the newest pediatrician to join Palouse Pediatrics. She grew up in eastern Washington but has most recently lived in Seattle. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and medical ethics from the University of Washington and her medical degree from the...
Cosmetic and general surgeon to speak on Breast Reconstructive Surgical Options

Sep 30, 2015

PULLMAN – The Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation Women’s Leadership Guild is presenting “Breast Reconstructive Surgical Options,” a lecture by Geoffrey Stiller, M.D. on Monday, October 19 at 7 p.m. at Pullman Regional Hospital in Conference Rooms C&D. Dr. Stiller is board certified in cosmetic and general surgery and practices at Palouse...
Pullman Regional Hospital Laboratory receives Joint Commission Accreditation

Sep 27, 2015

The Laboratory at Pullman Regional Hospital received accreditation by the Joint Commission in September as part of a two-day unannounced survey. Accreditation means strict standards of care and safety and regulatory requirements are met. “The survey results validate that our laboratory provides high quality laboratory services for its patients,” said Jeannie...
WSU Pharmacy Students Rachel Lindgren and Priya Bhatia Named Bill Gaskins Pharmacy Scholarship Recipients

Sep 8, 2015

The Bill Gaskins Pharmacy Scholarship, established in 2013, honors Bill Gaskins, Washington State University alumnus, instructor, mentor, WSU Athletic Hall of Fame inductee and retired Director of Pullman Regional Hospital Pharmacy.“The Bill Gaskins Pharmacy Scholarship creates a unique intersection of the legacy of Bill Gaskins and his commitment to quality...
Pullman Regional Hospital Staff Receive Healthcare Education Scholarships

Sep 2, 2015

Pullman Regional Hospital employees Danielle Bonner, Bonnie Brown, and Jacqueline Riley are the recent recipients of the Pullman Regional Hospital Staff Healthcare Education Scholarship.The scholarship program, founded in 2008, was established by the Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation. The scholarship provides $2,500 to Pullman Regional Hospital employees seeking to improve their...