St. Charles Health System
The St. Charles Health System Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Greg Van Pelt as a new board member.
Sara’s Project is presenting a simulcast of Susan G. Komen Oregon and SW Washington’s 16th annual Breast Cancer Issues Conference on Saturday, March 1 at the St. Charles Bend Conference Center.
St. Charles Foundation, the philanthropic arm of St. Charles Health System, announced the election of Rick Jacobson, Dr. John Nunes and Corinne Martinez to its board. All three were elected to three-year terms.
Central Oregon high school students have the opportunity to receive a free heart screening for life-threatening heart defects on Feb. 12 as part of an initiative by the Children’s Heart Fund, a program of St. Charles Foundation.
St. Charles is seeking people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to participate in a nationwide clinical research study to test the long-term benefits of a new drug in reducing lung and heart complications.
After eight years as president and CEO of St. Charles Health System, Jim Diegel will step down from his leadership position once a successor CEO has been hired. The St. Charles Board of Directors will begin a national search for a new president and CEO in January 2014. Diegel will continue to serve as president and CEO until the new CEO has been hired.
St. Charles Health System and Bend Memorial Clinic are together offering a new smoking cessation program to patients admitted to the hospital.
September 23, 2013 — St. Charles Health System and Bend Memorial Clinic (BMC) are working together to expand the region’s vascular program, which offers some procedures only previously available in other markets.