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PeaceHealth Delays LayOffs

By the end of January, PeaceHealth had anticipated making massive layoffs.

The large-scale layoffs that had been expected at PeaceHealth by the end of January have been placed on hold, according to confidential sources.

PeaceHealth Prepares for a New Round of Layoffs

Information leaked to The Lund Report shows that former president Alan Yordy did not leave the organization voluntarily.

A new wave of layoffs is expected to hit PeaceHealth with employees losing their jobs at the end of January, according to inside information leaked to The Lund Report.

Turmoil at PeaceHealth Could Lead to Changes in 2016

Not only have seven key members of its executive team left, but PeaceHealth was also hit recently with a multi-million judgment.

Since Beth O'Brien became the chief operating officer at PeaceHealth, six members of its executive team have been terminated, while the health system lost a multi-million dollar lawsuit in late October.

Despite Executive Leadership Shake-Up, PeaceHealth’s Oregon Profits Climb

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The four Oregon hospitals managed by this Catholic health network reported combined profits of $97.4 million in 2014.

These are turbulent times for one of the Northwest’s major healthcare chains. Like nearly all U.S.

Hospital executive to oversee region

Rand O’Leary, chief administrative officer of PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center, will take on additional interim leadership roles as John Hill, head of PeaceHealth’s Oregon West Network, plans to depart on May 5, PeaceHealth announced Monday.

Union Pushes For Higher Hospital Support Staff Compensation

In new report, SEIU Local 49 argues that many hospital employees are under-paid, with 1,800 in Oregon receiving food stamps

Nearly one in six hospital workers in Oregon makes less than $16 an hour, and some 1,800 of these employees earn little enough to receive food stamps, according to a report issued Wednesday by SEIU Local 49, a union that represents more than 10,000 healthcare workers in Oregon and Southwest Washi

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart recognized for surgical quality by American College of Surgeons

For the second consecutive year, PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for meritorious quality outcomes for surgical patient care.

For the second consecutive year, PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for meritorious quality outcomes for surgical patient care.

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center Participates in National Clinical Trial to Find Cure for Post-Operative Heart Attacks

About one in ten people who undergo a non-cardiac surgical procedure could suffer a heart injury referred to as a myocardial injury after a non-cardiac surgery or MINS. In total, approximately one million adults worldwide will die within 30 days after experiencing a MINS. PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center is proud to announce that it will be participating in an international clinical trial to find an answer to this baffling medical issue.

About one in ten people who undergo a non-cardiac surgical procedure could suffer a heart injury referred to as a myocardial injury after a non-cardiac surgery or MINS. In total, approximately one million adults worldwide will die within 30 days after experiencing a MINS.

PeaceHealth Provider in Florence Terminates Respected Physician

The at-will employee was likely released after sharing his strong views on healthcare policy with the local newspaper, among others.

On April 24, Dr. John Egar was released from his job at PeaceHealth’s Peace Harbor Medical Center in Florence. Egar was fired without cause but was told that, unofficially, his outspoken opinions on access to and costs of healthcare were the reason.

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