Harrison In The News 2011
December 2011

December 8, 2011
14 Western Washington Nurses Recognized by the March of Dimes

December 5, 2011
MC toy run delivers to Harrison Medical Center

December 2, 2011
Grief support group forming at Harrison

November 2011

November 30, 2011
TRC completes one project, wins contract for Harrison office building

November 28, 2011
Major expansion planned next year for Harrison's Silverdale campus

November 26, 2011
Festival of trees takes its final 'bough'

November 23, 2011
Letter: Port Townsend, Bremerton hospitals saved a life

November 23, 2011
Could Kitsap be next to increase sales tax to help mentally ill and addicted

November 21, 2011
The end of a tree-dition; Annual festival takes a 'bough'| Kitsap Week

November 15, 2011
Conferences planned to address issues surrounding suicide

November 4, 2011
Harrison Medical Center designated as a Blue Distinction Center

November 4, 2011
Harrison receives Cardiac Level 1, Stroke Level 2 designations

November 4, 2011
Local pulmonary, sleep specialist earns fellow distinction

November 1, 2011
Halloween events leave patrons itchy

October 2011

October 28, 2011
Harrison central-line infection rate falls

October 23, 2011
Festival of Trees to bough out after 25 years

October 8, 2011
Harrison cardiothoracic rated top in Washington

October 7, 2011
Streissguth joins Harrison Medical Center board

October 7, 2011
New Harrison Foundation guild supports medical needs

October 7, 2011
Medical community opposes Medicaid's new rules on ER visits

October 6, 2011
Harrison's Nuclear Medicine Department receives major upgrade

October 5, 2011
Harrison Partners with YMCA

September 2011

September 23, 2011
Harrison, leading the way by example

September 14, 2011
Harrison to make big move onto blighted Wheaton Way

September 2, 2011
CAPRI Heart & Lung Institute closes after 33 years

August 2011

August 16, 2011
Hospitals still out to help patients heal

August 12, 2011
Free immunizations offered for South Kitsap students

August 8, 2011
Harrison heart surgeons receive top rating for second consecutive year

July 2011

July 29, 2011
District’s ‘Back to School Celebration’ has evolved into a major undertaking

July 28, 2011
Medicare change spells end of heart- and lung-care facility

July 15, 2011
My Turn: Harrison provides safe, quality care

July 7, 2011
Allyn businessman joins Harrison Medical Center board of directors

July 6, 2011
Harrison Medical Center deploys e-Health information exchange

July 6, 2011
Harrison implements national program recognizing nurses

July 5, 2011
Kitsap Peninsula takes strides to bring newest cancer screening, treatments close to home

July 5, 2011
Harrison infection rate improves slightly

June 2011

June 24, 2011
What are Kitsap’s health priorities? Health District, Harrison Medical Center and United Way plan to find out with community’s help

June 20, 2011
On the Job: New member joins Harrison Medical Center’s board of directors

June 13, 2011
A Visionary on a Mission: Harmony Hill Retreat Started with One Person’s Dream

June 10, 2011
16 Orthopedic Service Expansions at Hospitals in 2011

June 8, 2011
Swedish hospital officials on Peninsula to promote pacts with local medical centers

May 2011

May 29, 2011
Silverdale Y to open Wednesday

May 27, 2011
First Kitsap case of measles since 1999 reported

May 25, 2011
New Silverdale YMCA to open next week

May 27, 2011
Harrison’s Belfair Campus Builds Up Customer Base, Reaches for More

May 15, 2011
Kitsap at Work: Tracking the return of the job market through our readers

May 2, 2011
Second public clinic planned for Bremerton

May 1, 2011
Business spotlight: Harrison expanding its electronic records system

April 2011

April 22, 2011
KMH staff waiting to see fallout from budget cuts that left 261 patients without treatment

April 21, 2011
Harrison Medical Center Deploys GE Healthcare’s eHealth Information Exchange

April 15, 2011
Caring for veterans is occupational benefit

April 15, 2011
Harrison joins cancer partnership

April 11, 2011
Third-Grader Delivers Comfort, Smiles to Young Hospital Patients

April 6, 2011
Safeway met with Poulsbo officials about possible new store

April 5, 2011
Harrison Medical Center in Washington to Construct $19.2M Orthopedic and Spine Center

April 5, 2011
Harrison Medical Center offers new radiation treatment for cancer care

April 5, 2011
Harrison Medical Center joins WA CARES Cancer Partnership

April 5, 2011
Harrison CIO earns healthcare leader distinction

April 5, 2011
Prostate cancer often a disregarded concern by men

April 4, 2011
Harrison Medical to expand Silverdale campus

April 3
, 2011
Musical chairs as doctors move to new North Kitsap center

March 2011

March 31, 2011
My Turn: How Harrison is lowering infection rates

March 28, 2011
Harrison infection rates improve, but remain higher than state averages

March 17, 2011
Olympic Peninsula hospitals tap Swedish as health-care partner

March 17, 2011
Olympic Medical Center and Jefferson Healthcare Select Swedish Medical Center as Potential Affiliate

March 16, 2011
Two of three Peninsula hospitals to negotiate with Seattle hospital for services

March 11, 2011
Pathology associates now in Silverdale

February 2011

February 18, 2011
Harrison putting nurses at birthing center on 12-hour shifts

February 18, 2011
Harrison CIO earns healthcare leader distinction

February 14, 2011
NM Chamber of Commerce Gives Out Annual Awards

February 14, 2011
Busiest emergency rooms—not where you might expect

February 1, 2011
Women in Business: Women with caring hands

January 2011

January 28, 2011
Harrison announces $35 million in expansion plans

January 19, 2011
Area Healthcare Providers Team with Healthagen to Put Vital Healthcare Information into the Hands of Smartphone Users: Overlake, Providence, Harrison Medical Center

January 19, 2011
OMC narrows list for tertiary affiliation

January 12, 2011
Bremerton Woman Gives Birth to Son at 1:11 on 1/11/11

January 7, 2011
Harrison nurse honored by March of Dimes

January 7, 2011
Harrison launches new cardiovascular services website

January 7, 2011
Prostate cancer education event on Bainbridge

January 6, 2011
New cardiac catheterization procedures take radial approach

January 6, 2011
Beyond the foam: Eco-friendly food containers gain local ground

January 4, 2011
Harrison welcomes new chief financial officer

January 3, 2011
Rising Stars: 25 Healthcare Leaders Under Age 40

January 1, 2011
Balance: Sound Fitness & Health Guide 2011—Get the right help at the right time