2019

Blog Posts in 2019

Fireworks alert and safety tips
Jul 3, 2019

Most families love the Fourth of July and the fireworks that accompany the celebration. What is not loved are the preventable trips to the emergency room for fireworks-related injuries. The best way to enjoy fireworks is to leave it to the ...

Providence Achieves Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence AwardTM
May 21, 2019

Providence Medical Center announced today that it is a recipient of the Healthgrades 2019 Patient Safety Excellence Award TM. This distinction places Providence among the top 5% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data as ...

Providence Receives CMS Five Star Rating
Mar 1, 2019

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated data on the Hospital Compare website and on data.medicare.gov to provide patients, families and all stakeholders with the information needed to compare the performance of hospitals ...

Providence Among Top 5 Percent of U.S. Hospitals for Clinical Outcomes According to Healthgrades
Feb 12, 2019

Providence Medical Center today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2019 America’s 250 Best Hospitals Award™. The distinction places Providence in the top 5 percent of more than 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for its ...

Be prepared for Winter Weather! Don't Let Jack Frost Nip Your Nose
Jan 24, 2019

It's that time of year again when "Old Man Winter" has settled in for the winter months. Are you prepared for his visit? As the mercury drops to temperatures below freezing, individuals become vulnerable to the risk of frostbite. ...