Providence Portland Medical Center is part of Providence Health & Services in Oregon, a not-for-profit network of hospitals, health plans, physicians, clinics and affiliated health services. We are recognized for excellence in patient care and research in areas such as cancer, heart, orthopedics, women's health, rehabilitation services and behavioral health.

Statistics of interest


  • Employees of Providence Portland Medical Center: 3,659
  • Medical staff members: 1,769
  • Licensed beds: 483

Annual (2020 data)

  • Births: 2,508
  • Admissions: 17,999
  • Emergency department visits: 51,561
  • Average daily census: 304
  • Average inpatient length of stay: 6.17 days
  • Charity and unpaid community benefit costs: $78,940,000
  • Donations to Providence Portland Medical Foundation: $15,100,000
  • Volunteer hours: 40,883 (2019)

As of May 2021

Leadership team:

  • Chief Executive: Krista Farnham
  • Chief Operating Officer: Kendall Sawa
  • Chief Nurse Executive: Jennifer Gentry, RN
  • President, Providence Portland Medical Staff: Rich Koesel, MD
  • Chief Philanthropy Officer: Chelsea Sokolow
  • Chair, Providence Portland Medical Foundation Board: Gayland Looney