Our Services

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a Chinese therapy that has been used for centuries. It is based on the theory that there is energy, called chi or qi, flowing...

Acute rehabilitation services

Recovery from serious illness or injury often requires intense physical, occupational and speech therapy. Once a patient is discharged from the...

Adult day services, including meals

Residents enjoy a number of scheduled activities throughout the day. Pet, art and music therapies are popular, as is bingo. Participants often...

Ambulatory EEG

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Assistive devices and orthotics

Our clinical experts can help you find appropriate orthotics, balance support, communication aid or other assistive equipment to help you be as...

Botox for spasticity

Spasticity is a disabling complication of stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury and some other conditions of the brain and spinal cord. 

Cerebral angiogram

During this X-ray test, a catheter is inserted through a blood vessel in the groin or arm and moved up through the vessel into the brain. A dye is...

Clinical trials, brain

Providence Brain and Spine Institute is involved in several clinical trials for investigational medications for Alzheimer's disease, ALS, multiple...

Clinical trials, heart

Clinical trials are research studies in which people help doctors and researchers find ways to improve health care. Each study tries to answer...

Cognitive Outpatient Program

Our Cognitive Outpatient Program (C.O.R.E.) is an interdisciplinary approach to the management of patients with cognitive impairment – usually from...

Computed tomography (CT) scan

CT scans, also known as CAT scans, obtain multiple cross-sectional images of the body by using special X-rays and computer enhancement to create an...

Cortical mapping

Cortical mapping is an inpatient procedure conducted prior to brain surgery for patients who have a grid or depth electrodes placed inside the...

CPAP and BiPAP units and supplies

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is treatment provided by a machine that the patient wears at night or when sleeping. It is the most...

Durable medical equipment

Providence Home Medical Equipment offers an extensive selection of equipment for all your mobility needs, and helpful aids to assist you at home....

Electroencephalograms (EEG)-adult

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Electroencephalograms (EEG)-pediatric

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures and records the electrical activity of your brain. Special sensors (electrodes) are attached...

Enteral therapy

Enteral nutrition (also called tube feeding) is food (in liquid form) given to the patient through a tube that is inserted into the stomach or the...

Epilepsy monitoring (EMU)

If you experience frequent seizures, you may be referred to an epilepsy monitoring unit for evaluation. This evaluation determines if your...

Evoked potentials

Evoked potentials are diagnostic tests that can help detect problems with the nerve pathways of the body. Patients are given a stimulus, and the...

Extended EEG monitoring

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Home Health Aides

Providence Home Health certified nursing assistants give compassionate help with activities of daily living and assistance with personal care, such...

Home Health Medical Social Work

Providence Home Health experts help homebound patients and families navigate personal, emotional and social concerns that may arise during...

Home Health nutrition therapy

Providence Home Health registered dietitians provide assessment and recommendations for treatment of nutrition-related concerns.

Home Health rehabilitation

Providence Home Health offers treatment focused on your unique health concerns, including optimal functionality and independence.

Home Health skilled nursing

Providence Home Health offers certified wound care, including care of pressure ulcers and complicated wounds.

Home services coordination

Providence Home Services offers centralized access for convenient, immediate and multi-service referrals. Providence Home Services access teams...

Hospice care

Providence Hospice provides expert, compassionate care for individuals as they face the end of life. We understand that each family is special....

In-home services

Enabling residents to thrive in their home environment and remain happily independent is our goal. This program provides caregivers to help with...

Inpatient care of Stroke, amputations, neurologic injuries

Doctors and a highly skilled team of therapists strive together to help patients regain quality of life after a life-altering medical event. 

Lifeline

Providence Lifeline medical alert service gives individuals of all ages access to personal support and at-home emergency assistance 24 hours a day,...

Long-term EEG monitoring

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Long-term skilled nursing care

Nursing homes can provide skilled nursing care up to 24 hours a day. All aspects of care are provided, including medical attention, medicine,...

Low vision therapy

Vision problems caused by cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetes, stroke and head injuries make it difficult to read the newspaper,...

Neonatal long-term EEG monitoring with video

A diagnostic test called an electroencephalogram, or EEG, can help determine if a patient is having seizures. An EEG is a test that records...

Neuro biplane catheterization lab

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center and Providence Portland Medical Center are homes to highly advanced cranial procedure labs. In these labs,...

Occupational therapy

Occupational therapy is treatment to help people live as independently as possible. Occupational therapists work with people of all ages who,...

Outpatient neurological therapy

Outpatient neurological therapy is for patients of stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, amputation, balance and vestibular disorders and other...

PACE care coordination

PACE stands for Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly, a federally recognized program that offers a seamless provision of total care. PACE...

Palliative care

Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. This type of care is focused on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness - whatever the diagnosis. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. 

Pediatric aquatic therapy

Warm-water aquatic therapy gives children a fun and soothing way to work on therapy goals. Water resistance and density, buoyancy and warmth...

Pediatric audiology clinic

Pediatric audiology encompasses assessing the hearing of newborns, infants, toddlers and school-age children. 

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring

Pediatric epilepsy monitoring (EMU) is done with video for pediatric patients who have had difficulty controlling their seizures with medication,...

Pediatric neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment

Providence Neurodevelopmental Center for Children offers neurodevelopmental evaluations and treatment for pediatric patients who may have specific areas of concern or more complex diagnostic and treatment needs. 

Pediatric nutrition

Registered dietitians assess and work with infants and children who experience feeding difficulties, weight gain or loss, obesity or food allergies.

Pediatric occupational therapy

Occupational therapy helps people live as independently as possible. Occupational therapists work with people of all ages who, because of illness,...

Pediatric physical therapy

Physical therapy is a type of treatment for people whose health problems make it hard to move and do everyday tasks. It can help them move better, may relieve pain and help improve or restore physical function. 

Pediatric speech-language pathology

Speech-language pathologists assess, diagnose, treat and help prevent speech, language and communication disorders. 

Physical therapy

Physical therapy provides services for people of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, when medical problems or other health-related...

Short-stay skilled nursing care

Nursing homes can provide skilled nursing care up to 24 hours a day. All aspects of care are provided, including medical attention, medicine,...

Speech-language pathology

Speech-language pathologists assess, diagnose, treat and help prevent speech, language and communication disorders. Speech-language pathologists...

Transcranial Doppler studies

A transcranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD) may be used in children with sickle cell disease to evaluate their risk of stroke. In adults, TCD can be...

Transportation

Providence provides transportation for seniors. This includes transportation for members to each of our health and social centers, or for our...

Visual field tests

Vision tests check many different functions of the eye. The tests measure your ability to see details at near and far distances, check for gaps or...

WADA testing

Your doctor may ask you to have a Wada test if you are a candidate for epilepsy surgery.  The Wada test checks to see which side of your brain is...