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PRH Ranks Among America's Best Hospitals in Obstetrics

Jan 23, 2014

Pullman Regional Hospital recently received the 2014 Women's Choice Award ranking among America's Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Obstetrics by WomenCertified®. The distinction is the only award that identifies the country's best healthcare institutions based on robust criteria that consider female patient satisfaction, clinical excellence, and what women say...
PRH Named 2013 Top Performer in Employee Safety

Dec 15, 2013

PULLMAN—Pullman Regional Hospital was recently awarded a Top Performer Award accompanied by a $5,000 check by the Washington Hospitals Workers' Compensation Trust, a subsidiary program of the Washington State Hospital Association. The Top Performer Awards recognize members who go "above and beyond" compliance and follow best practices in Workers' Compensation...
PRH Receives Antimicrobial Copper Grant

Dec 10, 2013

Pullman Regional Hospital was recently awarded a grant for $10,000 to incorporate antimicrobial copper into high-touch surfaces to further prevent and control infections.The grant, awarded by the Copper Development Association Inc., funds the installation of copper components in the form of door plates and handles, IV poles, chair arms, cabinet...
PRH Earns Innovation Award for Resuscitation Training

Oct 31, 2013

Pullman Regional Hospital recently received the Excellence Through Innovation Award for Resuscitation Curriculum Development using HealthStream products. Donna Haynes, R.N., Human Resources Specialist and Coordinator of Clinical Education, and Lauré Larsen, R.N., Director of Intensive Care and Medical/Surgical Units, accepted the award at the October HealthStream National Conference in Nashville.The hospital has...
PRH's Center for Learning & Innovation Announced at First Annual Summit

Oct 29, 2013

Pullman Regional Hospital held its first annual Health Innovation Summit yesterday, including an evening event at the SEL Events Center in Pullman at which it announced the establishment of the Center for Learning & Innovation and a National Board of Advisors for the Center.The Center for Learning & Innovation is...
PRH Recognized for Achievements in Improving Patient Safety

Oct 20, 2013

Pullman Regional Hospital was recognized for outstanding efforts to reduce patient harm and improve patient safety during the 81st Annual Meeting of the Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) in Seattle.Pullman Regional Hospital earned the 2013 "Washington State Hospital Association Safe Care in Action" award for its efforts to decrease patient...
Results of Palouse Area Community Health Assessments Show Areas of Need

Aug 27, 2013

Results of a recently conducted online community health assessment and the Essential Care, Everywhere report, conducted jointly by the Washington State Hospital Association and the Association of Washington Public Hospital Districts in 2013, show that Pullman area residents are on average healthier than the overall state average.The survey conducted by...
PRH Introduces Telestroke Technology Providing Specialized Stroke Care 24/7

Aug 25, 2013

Time is critical in the case of a stroke, and quick diagnosis and treatment can save a life. Pullman Regional Hospital will soon provide new Telestroke technology with stroke experts at the virtual bedside of patients and emergency physicians, improving accuracy and reducing possible deaths or disabilities caused by stroke.A...
PRH Named One of the Nations ‘Most Wired' Hospitals in 2013 for 7th Consecutive Year

Jul 9, 2013

Pullman Regional Hospital was once again named one of the nation's leading hospitals in technological advancement in the 15th annual, ‘Most Wired' survey, administered by the Hospitals & Health Networks. This makes the seventh year in a row that Pullman Regional Hospital has been recognized for its commitment and dedication...
Pullman Regional Hospital Nurse Leaders Receive Regional Honors

Jul 8, 2013

It is a great honor to be recognized and appreciated by peers. For many nurses, recognition and appreciation is a simple thank you, or even just a smile. For two of Pullman Regional Hospital's nurse leaders, recognition by the Northwest Organization for Nurse Executives comes in the form of an...