Providence Health & Services Oregon Applying for URAC Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation

December 13, 2013
Providence Health & Services Oregon announced today that it is applying for Specialty Pharmacy accredication from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.

Pilot program offers relief for chemo patients

June 22, 2012

Chemotherapy infusion patients in Hood River can now meet with a pharmacist during each treatment, thanks to a new pilot program aimed at improving patient safety and reducing medication side effects. A $20,000 grant from Cardinal Health to Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital supports the program, which is also expected to reduce health care costs overall for these patients.

Providence workers aid patient's son after fire

September 25, 2011

Providence Hood River employees stepped forward to help a patient with more than medical needs.