Pullman Regional Hospital Chief Development Officer to Present at TEDxWSU

Apr 17, 2014

Rueben Mayes, Chief Development Officer for Pullman Regional Hospital, will be a guest TEDxWSU presenter Saturday, April 26th. Mayes will be speaking to “Fundraising 101” at the Compton Union Building (CUB) on the Washington State University campus at 10:30 am.TEDxWSU will be held 9 am to 5 pm in the...
PRH Foundation Awarded Telespeech Therapy USDA Grant for Children and Schools

Apr 13, 2014

PULLMAN, WA—Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation has been awarded a $280,468 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development Program for Distance Learning and Telemedicine. This is the first federal grant of this magnitude that Pullman Regional Hospital Foundation has received. As the grant facilitator, this marks significant progress...
Pullman Regional Hospital Houses Medical Assistance Specialist

Mar 19, 2014

Pullman Regional Hospital’s Patient Financial Services office is the new home to a Medical Assistance Specialist, providing consultation for individual and family medical eligibility for Medicaid, Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and other Medicaid and state funded medical assistance programs available in Washington State.“Our goal is to make sure our...
PRH Sponsors \"Take Charge of Your Health Day\"

Mar 11, 2014

Pullman Regional Hospital will sponsor "Take Charge of Your Health Day" on Wednesday, April 16 from 11am-2pm. The event will be held at the hospital.  In conjunction with other community organizations, "Take Charge of Your Health Day" provides residents of the Palouse with opportunities to begin considering end-of-life plans and...
New Parkinson's Treatment Benefits the Palouse

Mar 10, 2014

The only therapy program specifically designed to empower those with Parkinson's disease to move and speak better is now available at Pullman Regional Hospital's Summit Therapy & Health Services.Declining vocal strength, muffled speech and difficulty swallowing create problems with communication and eating for those living with Parkinson's disease. Patients also...
New Treatment and Therapy Options for Parkinson's disease

Feb 18, 2014

Practitioners from Summit Therapy and Health Services at Pullman Regional Hospital are now certified to administer the LSVT LOUD and LSVT BIG programs, specifically designed to treat both mobility and voice related problems associated with Parkinson's disease.Patient participation in the programs requires a physician referral. Contact Summit Therapy & Health Services...
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...