Recent member news: 2/24/2022

February 24, 2022

Delayed procedures resume in Spokane hospitals as COVID-19 cases continue to decline
Providence hospitals in Spokane delayed more than 600 operations and procedures due to the omicron wave and thousands due to the delta wave last fall.

Nursing shortage: Reject one-size-fits-all approach
Letter to the Editor by Virginia Mason Franciscan Health Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer Alison Bradywood DNP, MPH, RN, NEA-BC…

Thousands of elective surgeries set to continue in Washington as moratorium is lifted
Since the beginning of the pandemic, the UW Medicine system has had about 18,000 backlogged procedures.

King County’s first in-person sexual assault advocacy services now available
“Sexual assault for a lot of folks is such an isolating experience that I think it’s just significant to have someone else in the room with you. Someone that you know is there for you, and to offer support in whatever way they can and whatever way is meaningful for the patient,” said Kyra Laughlin, violence prevention coordinator at Virginia Mason Franciscan Health…


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