St. Charles Prineville hospital is now open for service
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 21, 2015
PRINEVILLE, Ore. — At 4 a.m. this morning, St. Charles Prineville—located at 384 SE Combs Flat Road—opened for service. The hospital saw its first patient in the Emergency Department at 4:43 a.m.
The St. Charles Family Care clinic, located inside the hospital, will open at 8 a.m.
Entrances to Pioneer Memorial Hospital have been blocked, and patients are no longer being seen there. Anyone who arrives at the facility with a medical emergency should call 911.
The $30 million Prineville health care campus includes a primary care and specialty physician clinic along with hospital services including inpatient beds, an emergency department, surgery suites, a laboratory, imaging services and much more.
About St. Charles Health System
St. Charles Health System, Inc., headquartered in Bend, Ore., owns and operates St. Charles Bend, Madras, Prineville and Redmond. It also owns family care clinics in Bend, Madras, Prineville, Redmond and Sisters. St. Charles is a private, not-for-profit Oregon corporation and is the largest employer in Central Oregon with more than 3,400 caregivers. In addition, there are more than 350 active medical staff members and nearly 200 visiting medical staff members who partner with the health system to provide a wide range of care and service to our communities.