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The Daily Evergreen

Pullman Regional Hospital board members discussed a newly opened COVID-19 testing center during a meeting Wednesday.

PRH discusses COVID-19 vaccination clinic, new simulation devices

TRINITY WILLSEY, Evergreen reporter October 8, 2021

The Pullman Regional Hospital board met Wednesday to discuss adjustments in services and testing sites caused by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the implementation of new technology for medical...

The emergency department at Pullman Regional Hospital will never turn away a patient who needs care, said Dr. Peter Mikkelsen, PRH medical director of emergency services.

Physicians urge Pullman community to get vaccinated

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor September 30, 2021

Local physicians announced the opening of a Pullman COVID-19 testing center and addressed the state of COVID-19 during a virtual press conference Tuesday morning.  The testing center, located at...

The Practice the Pause event is intended for women, but anyone is welcome to attend.

Local hospital hosts Practice the Pause event

ALEX MCCOLLUM, Evergreen reporter September 7, 2021

Pullman Regional Hospital is hosting its Women’s Wellness Series: Practice the Pause event at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 8 via Zoom. Jessica Rivers, PRH advanced care planning coordinator, is hosting the event...

Pictured (left to right) is the Pullman Surgical Associates team: Practice Manager Lisa Cordodor (teal shirt), Dr. Nancy Panko, Dr. John Visger, Karly Port (Clinic Network Executive Director) and Scott Adams (PRH CEO).

PRH opens new general surgical practice

ALEX MCCOLLUM, Evergreen reporter September 7, 2021

Pullman Regional Hospital’s Clinic Network opened its new Pullman Surgical Associates practice last week, located in Suite 130 of the hospital. Pullman Surgical Associates will provide general surgery,...

Organizations being considered for the grant will be contacted on Sept. 1 and must present a short presentation to guild members on Sept. 14.

PRH accepting grant applications

MOLLY WILK, Evergreen reporter July 16, 2021

Pullman Regional Hospital’s Women’s Leadership Guild is now accepting applications for a $2,000 grant.  The application is open to regional non-profits concerned with women and children’s health...

People should drink plenty of water and eat iron rich foods before donating blood.

Science Explained: Why is donating blood important?

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor July 9, 2021

If you have ever donated blood, you may have wondered where it goes once it leaves your body. Blood makes a lot of stops before going to a recipient. First, it goes to a regional center where it is...

Passing the measure requires those who live in the Pullman School District to pay PRH’s yearly 0.3 percent tax.

PRH approves ballot measure expanding tax district

VICTORIA GIOMI, Evergreen reporter July 9, 2021

The Pullman Regional Hospital Taxing District Expansion ballot measure was approved, PRH announced Thursday. The measure, which will be voted on Nov. 2, creates a levy on property in the Pullman School...

WSU alumni Tom and Linda Nihoul donated to help fund a 5,000-square foot educational and clinical space for residents.

WSU alumni donate $250,000 to PRH

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor June 18, 2021

WSU alumni Tom and Linda Nihoul recently donated $250,000 to Pullman Regional Hospital to help fund the WSU Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine Family Medicine Residency Program. PRH’s fundraising...

As of June 12, PRH will no longer be testing through its COVID-19 Testing and Triage Center, pictured here. Asymptomatic testing is still available for people who wish to be tested.

Pullman Regional Hospital changes options for asymptomatic COVID-19 testing

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor June 9, 2021

Pullman Regional Hospital is replacing its COVID-19 Triage and Testing Center with as-needed asymptomatic testing starting June 12. PRH has seen a steady decline in the need for symptomatic testing...

Megan Guido completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Idaho before moving to Seattle for a master’s degree in public administration.

Thirty-year Pullman resident will run for City Council seat

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen news editor April 30, 2021

Pullman resident Megan Guido moved here from Brooklyn, New York in fifth grade. In the 30 years she has spent in Pullman, she never expected she would be living in the same house she grew up in. Guido...

The residency program will take over PRH’s administrative offices. About 5,000 square feet will be used to create 14 exam rooms, a waiting area, study area and faculty offices.

Pullman Regional Hospital awarded $450,000 for residency program

ANDREA GONZALEZ, Evergreen reporter April 22, 2021

The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust recently awarded Pullman Regional Hospital $450,000 for the clinical and education space for the proposed WSU Family Medicine Residency Program. Last year, PRH submitted...

Lewiston woman sustains life-threatening injuries in car crash near Pullman

Lewiston woman sustains life-threatening injuries in car crash near Pullman

JAYCE CARRAL, Evergreen reporter April 12, 2021

A Lewiston woman was transported to a hospital in Spokane after sustaining life-threatening injuries around her neck and chest from a three-car collision that occurred 10 a.m. April 10, eight miles south...

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