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Update on infectious disease preparedness at Providence

October 20, 2014
Providence Health & Services is prepared with infectious disease protocols and for the possibility of managing both suspected and confirmed Ebola patients.

Providence Laboratory Services offers Prosigna Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature assay

July 31, 2014
This next generation diagnostic test has robust clinical validation coupled with a unique decentralized delivery model that will reduce turn-around time for results.

Conquer Cancer Foundation honors Providence for excellence in clinical trials research

June 25, 2014

Providence Cancer Center is being honored nationally for its commitment to high-quality clinical trials programs. 

Providence Stroke Center meets the highest standards in care

June 13, 2014

Stroke patients treated at Providence Stroke Center receive some of the best care in the nation. Providence has made the 2012 Target: Stroke Honor Roll.

Providence Brain and Cancer Experts Begin First-In-World Novel Brain Tumor Vaccine Research Trial

May 05, 2014

Fourteen months. That’s the median life expectancy of someone diagnosed with high-grade glioma, the most common primary brain tumor in adults, even with the current standard of treatment. Providence Cancer Center researchers and a Providence Brain and Spine Institute neurosurgeon believe immunotherapy might change that statistic. 

Providence gets top honors from Leapfrog Group: More "A" grades than any other health system in Oregon

April 29, 2014
Providence hospitals are tops in Oregon in the latest Leapfrog Group Hospital Safety Score rankings. Four Providence hospitals received “A” grades –  more than any other health system in the state. 


Providence welcomes orthopedic spine surgeon to hospital’s professional staff

February 25, 2014

Providence Newberg Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of board-certified spine specialist, J. Rafe Sales, M.D., to the hospital’s...

Varicose veins bothering you? Hear what your options are

September 26, 2013

Greg Stroup, M.D., at Providence Medical Group - Newberg, answers commonly asked questions about varicose veins and how to handle them in an interview with KXL radio.

Providence Newberg Medical Center garners national quality care award for heart attack patients

May 07, 2013

When a heart attack strikes, getting treatment fast means everything. The heart attack treatment at Providence Newberg Medical Center is among the fastest in the nation.

Chief Executive Announced For Providence Newberg Medical Center

November 16, 2012

Lori Van Zanten has accepted the position of chief executive for Providence Yamhill Service Area.

Research offers great hope for advanced melanoma patients

June 06, 2012

Providence Cancer Center researchers study a unique approach, combining radiation and immunotherapy treatments.

International partnership with Bristol-Myers Squibb

May 29, 2012

Providence Cancer Center joins global collaboration, taking cancer treatment research to a new level.

Newberg-Heart of community shines in local clubs and couple

March 08, 2012

Providence Newberg Health Foundation Hearts of Gold a success

Providence Newberg named an Oregon leader for patient safety

March 08, 2012

Providence Newberg Medical Center has been honored by the Oregon Patient Safety Commission for its leadership in the state’s patient safety reporting program.

Newberg man considers his a stroke of luck

January 11, 2012

How a wife's fast action and Providence Telestroke Network led to lifesaving stroke treatment.

Get In Gear with 16th Annual Providence Bridge Pedal – And Finish on the Timbers’ Home Field

August 03, 2011

Bikes, bridges and a bonus event are in store for the 16th annual Providence Bridge Pedal and Providence Bridge Stride.

Work to reduce stroke mortality bears results

March 10, 2011

Oregon’s stroke death rate has fallen from the fifth highest in the nation to No. 12, according to recent statistics. 

A new use for telestroke technology: a mother meets her newborn son

February 08, 2011

A complication during labor separated a mother from her newborn, as her baby was rushed to a NICU 20 miles away.

Global Honor for Providence Newberg: World Health Organization and UNICEF Recognize Breastfeeding Program

February 01, 2011

Baby friendly – it sounds cute and simple, but for Providence Newberg Medical Center, it’s a major international recognition.

New foundation director named

October 15, 2010

Providence Health & Services has named Diana Fisher as executive director for Providence Newberg Health Foundation

Providence Newberg joins telestroke network

October 15, 2010

Providence Telestroke Network is up and running between Portland and Providence Newberg Medical Center.

Golfers raise record amount for children with special needs at Integra Telecom's Charity Golf Classic

August 12, 2010

The event, which took place at The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club raised more than $142,000.

Providence Newberg hosts a telestroke mock trial

July 28, 2010

Providence Newberg Medical Center is now linked to Providence Telestroke Network.