2016 Regional Breast Cancer Issues Conference

Survivors, support persons, and health care professionals will have the opportunity to learn about and discuss breast cancer topics with leading oncologists, doctors, researchers and fellow survivors.

Providence becomes first in northwest to implant world's smallest pacemaker

The Medtronic Micra Transcatheter Pacing System is one-tenth the size of traditional pacemakers – about the size of a large vitamin. It does not require the use of wires to connect to the heart, and does not require a surgical incision in the chest.

Providence and Facebook help save a stroke patient's life

Margueritte Kim doesn't post much on Facebook. When she does, it's usually not personal. Read an Oregonian story about how her post, along with the quick work of the Providence Brain and Spine Institute team, saved her mother's life.

Cancer vaccine passes first test

Meet two of the volunteers in the trial of a new brain cancer vaccine being conducted by Providence. Having safely completed their first four infusions, doctors call them heroic trailblazers.

Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center

Providence is now part of an elite group with a Comprehensive Stroke Center certified by The Joint Commission for delivering the highest level of care to complex stroke patients.

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