Overview

At Providence Seaside Hospital, we offer compassionate, affordable care for people of all ages, through all stages of life.

Providence Seaside Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital with full accreditation by the Joint Commission that offers primary and specialty care, birth center with family suites, general surgery, radiology, diagnostic imaging, pathology and emergency medicine 24 hrs/7 days a week.

Providence Seaside Hospital incorporates advanced technologies and implements the latest medical practices including telemedicine. The Providence Health Express Clinic virtually connects patients with on-site physicians, offering specialty care not readily available here on the coast.

Residents along the North Oregon Coast have access to family practice and internal medicine with our full roster of doctors and care providers at walk-in clinics in Seaside, Warrenton, Cannon Beach, heart clinics in Astoria, Seaside, and Wheeler, and a full continuum of therapy, rehabilitation and home health services.

Our goal is to provide patients with health care and health education that is on the cutting edge, and based on our Mission and core values, giving the best in compassionate health care and respecting the dignity of each person.

Hospital Leadership & Recognition

  • Chief executive: Michael Blauer
  • Chief operations officier, chief nursing executive, Bonnie M. Thompson, RN,MSN, MBA
  • Chief financial officer: Pam Hayes 
  • Director, human resources: Marti Hanen
  • Director, public relations and marketing: Paulette McCoy
  • Director, mission and spiritual care: Mary Trudell
  • Director, Foundation: Sydney Van Dusen
  • Chairman, Providence Seaside Foundation Board: Lance Allbriton
  • Chief of medical staff: Timothy Opie, M.D.
  • Chairman, North Coast Service Area Advisory Council: Jim Broyles

Special Recognition

Providence Seaside Hospital's Extended Care Unit is rated one of the best nursing homes in Oregon by U.S. News and World Report in Feb. 2011, 2012.

100 Best Companies to Work For, by Oregon Business Magazine, 2006, 2005, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996: Providence Health System in Oregon

Providence Health System "TEAMWORKS" Award: Providence Seaside Hospital Surgical Services Nursing Team

Quality Award for excellence in HMOs, from National Research Corporation, 1997: Providence Health Plan, Oregon

Accreditation, merger/consolidation review pending, by National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), 1998; one of the most coveted distinctions in health care: Providence Health Plan, Oregon

Ranked among the nation's top HMOs by Newsweek and U.S.News & World Report, 1998: Providence Health Plan, Oregon

Elder Friendly certification 2005 - Elders in Action