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Community Newsletter

A message from Joe

Ahead of March Madness, here's how health care is a lot like college basketball.

February 27, 2020
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Community Newsletter

Expanding and improving access to care in Prineville

Coming March 2: More Family Care providers, improved rehab space and – for the first time ever – same-day, walk-in appointments at the new St. Charles Immediate Care clinic.

February 27, 2020
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Midwives

Delivering babies (and much more)

St. Charles' certified nurse midwives provide a full spectrum of women's health care services

February 27, 2020
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Community Newsletter

Short Stay Unit a boon for caregivers and patients

The new space, located in St. Charles Bend's former ICU, is expected to shorten wait times, increase safety and improve patient flow.

February 27, 2020
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Safety

Coronavirus 101: Prepare, don't panic

St. Charles Health System is following the guidance of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and working closely with state and county officials to ensure an aligned and consistent approach to the virus.

February 27, 2020
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Grand Rounds

Bedside Ethics Consultation: Principles and Value

Presented by Douglas G. Merrill MD MBA MA FASA, Chief Medical Officer at St. Charles Health System

February 21, 2020
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Grand Rounds

Why Preoperative Medicine is Important

Presented by Bobbie Jean Sweitzer, MD, FACP

February 14, 2020
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Grand Rounds

Update on Congestive Heart Failure

Presented by Reza Ardehali, MD, PhD

February 7, 2020
Community Newsletter

Walk like Charlie

10 tips to avoid slips, trips and falls this winter

January 31, 2020
Community Newsletter

Your Turn connects St. Charles executives and caregivers

Initiated by the Executive Care Team, Your Turn is an effort by the organization's top leaders to meet with each and every one of the health system's 4,500+ employees.

January 30, 2020
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Community Newsletter

St. Charles Prineville donates equipment to high school

The items will benefit students in the Health Science Career Technical Education program.

January 30, 2020