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An inside look at COVID-19 in our Intensive Care Unit

An inside look at COVID-19 in our Intensive Care Unit

Many people have asked us what it’s like right now for our caregivers working ...

August 5, 2020
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COVID-19 update and contact tracing in Oregon

Presented by Shira C. Shafir, Ph.D., MPH and Jill Johnson, RN

July 31, 2020
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COVID-19

What pandemic preparation looks like

Inside the monumental, multi-faceted effort to increase capacity at St. Charles Bend in case of a surge of COVID-19 patients.

July 30, 2020
View ArticleSt. Charles President and CEO Joe Sluka
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An opportunity for innovation

COVID-19 has forced health systems like St. Charles to rethink and transform the way we do things in a matter of days or weeks.

July 30, 2020
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Patient-Stories

'She was awesome on a day when I needed awesome'

Feeling helpless, a faraway family member finds the help she needs at St. Charles

July 30, 2020
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COVID-19

What happens after you are tested for COVID-19

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After you are tested for COVID-19, your provider will 

  • take samples and talk to ...

July 28, 2020
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A message from Joe

The ups and downs of COVID-19

A message from St. Charles president and CEO, Joe Sluka

July 21, 2020
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Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds - Telemedicine

Presented by Jesse Pines, M.D., MBA, MSCE

July 17, 2020
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Ventilator Associated Pneumonia

Presented by Antonio Anzueto, M.D.

July 10, 2020
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A message from Joe

What happens next is up to us

Message from Joe Sluka

July 7, 2020
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COVID-19

An important message ahead of Fourth of July weekend

With COVID-19 hospitalizations increasing, St. Charles urges community to celebrate Fourth of July at home, limit interactions

July 4, 2020
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Gut Health and Intestinal Hyperpermeability

Presented by Michelle Hirschy-Baker, FNP-C, Functional Medicine Nurse Practitioner

June 26, 2020