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Providence Medford Medical Center Earned an ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in Leapfrog’s Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Score

April 25, 2016

An announcement released nationally by the independent hospital watchdog The Leapfrog Group, shows key shifts among many hospitals on the A, B, C, D and F grades rating them on errors, injuries, accidents, and infections. Providence Medford Medical Center earned an A in this elite national ratings program, recognizing its strong commitment to patient safety.

Providence’s Efforts to Decrease Opioid Use Include New Online, Interactive Classes for Patients With Persistent Pain

April 21, 2016

Providence’s pain education classes now include an online, interactive option. The online classes are part of a pilot project designed to bring pain education directly to patients and reduce opioid use.

Providence cancer physician and scientist named as one of nation's 15 most promising young researchers

April 14, 2016

Just a year into her career as a Providence Cancer Center radiation oncologist and scientist, Kristina Young, M.D., Ph.D., has been recognized as...

Carr Subaru Beaverton "Shares the love" with Medically Fragile Children

April 12, 2016

Providence’s most fragile patients received some love from Carr Subaru Beaverton and Subaru of American - $105,822 worth of love.

Providence Cancer Center counselor named to national cancer board

April 01, 2016

Long-time Providence Cancer Center oncology social worker Krista Nelson has been selected to join the Board of Trustees for the Association of Community Cancer Centers, or ACCC. She joins leading cancer clinicians and experts from across the country in serving on the board.

New immunotherapy approaches put the pedal to the metal

March 25, 2016

Providence Cancer Center researchers have initiated several important clinical trials to investigate the effectiveness of promising new immunotherapies to treat patients with head and neck cancers.

Oral/dental oncology offered at east- and west-side clinics

March 25, 2016

Providence is adding oral/dental oncology facilities at Providence Portland and Providence St. Vincent Medical Centers.

West side clinic opens for oral, head and neck cancers

March 25, 2016

Providence Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Clinics now serve patients at two locations: Providence Portland Medical Center and a newly opened clinic at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

Studies focus on biomarkers to help guide treatment decisions

March 25, 2016

Researchers at Providence Cancer Center received a $75,000 grant to study biomarkers that may help predict responses to immuntherapy and assist oncologists in making treatment-related decisions for patients with head and neck cancers.

Providence Medford Medical Center receives American Heart Association accreditation

March 24, 2016

Providence Medford Medical Center has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Heart Attack Receiving Center...

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