Harrison In The News 2012
December 2012

December 13, 2012
MIKE SPIEKER l Five suggestions to keep New Year's resolutions

December 2, 2012
Area motorcyclists play Santa at Harrison Medical Center

November 2012

November 30, 2012
Harrison Medical Center toy run


November 16, 2012
UPDATE | Harrison Medical Center expands to Bainbridge Island

November 15, 2012
Harrison Plans Expansion to Bainbridge Island
Multi-specialty center and 24-hour urgent care facility to be constructed

November 14, 2012
Harrison Medical Center buys land on Bainbridge Island for new 13,000-square foot facility


November 14, 2012
Harrison buys land for new urgent care clinic on Bainbridge


October 2012

October 17, 2012
Health system, Harrison Medical Center to affiliate

October 16, 2012
Bremerton’s Harrison Medical Center to join Tacoma’s Franciscan Health System

October 16, 2012
Harrison Medical Center announces plan to affiliate with Franciscan Health System

October 16, 2012
Franciscan Health System and Harrison Medical Center to affiliate

October 16, 2012
Harrison plans to join Franciscan Health System

October 16, 2012
Harrison Medical Center to affiliate with Franciscan Health System

October 16, 2012
Harrison announces affiliation deal with Franciscan Health System

October 5, 2012
Harrison Foundation offers "Wealth to Legacy" planning seminars

October 4, 2012
Harrison may be close to concluding its merger search

October 2, 2012
Harrison's healing garden designed to provide respite

September 2012

September 7, 2012
Weekend shopping event on Bainbridge Island will benefit American Heart Association

August 2012


August 22, 2012
Grandson sails port commish to medical aid

August 18, 2012
Kitsap Wine Festival building a faithful following

August 5, 2012
Program aims to narrow gulf between poor and medical care
August 3, 2012
Harrison launches online video program by CEO

American Heart Association recognizes 2012 Lifestyle Change Award Winner


July 2012


July 27, 2012
Harrison infection rates now among state’s lowest


July 26, 2012
Silverdale hospital sets ambitious budget for new wing


July 23, 2012
Harrison Medical Center to outsource portions of records unit

July 5, 2012
MY TURN | Health Care Act reforms already underway at Harrison

July 5, 2012
Tim Ryan Construction completes administrative office building for Harrison Medical Center in E. Bremerton

July 2, 2012
'Meaningful use' requirements add red-tape challenges for providers


June 2012


June 28, 2012
High court's ruling has local health providers bracing for more demand

June 11, 2012
Fourth Annual Kitsap Wine Festival

June 5, 2012
Work begins on Harrison’s new orthopaedic hospital in Silverdale



May 2012

May 25, 2012
Harrison begins expansion

May 15, 2012
Groundbreaking Thursday for orthopaedic center in Silverdale

May 14, 2012
Medical landscape keeps shifting

May 11, 2012
Free seminar will discuss how life insurance can help in planning charitable giving


May 9, 2012
Kitsap Mental Health gets $2 million grant to connect mentally ill with family doctors

May 9, 2012
Group: Number of elective early births drop at Harrison, statewide

May 3, 2012
Harrison considering outsourcing records unit

May 1, 2012
Sponge left in woman during surgery went undetected for a half-year


April 2012


April 30, 2012
8 Recent Hospital Mergers & Acquisitions

April 28, 2012
Many scenarios as Harrison investigates partnership opportunity

April 19, 2012
Traffic improvements planned for Silverdale's Ridgetop Boulevard

April 16, 2012
Key Harrison infection rates continue to improve


April 13, 2012
LETTER TO THE EDITOR | I got excellent care at Harrison ER

April 13, 2012
Hospice of Kitsap County announces partnership with Harrison Medical Center

April 11, 2012
Hospice of Kitsap County to partner with Harrison

April 6, 2012
Port Ludlow hosts Harrison, Jefferson Healthcare CEOs on April 11

April 6, 2012
Harrison considers partnership with another system

April 5, 2012
Scott Bosch to chair Puget Sound Heart & Stroke Walk

April 4, 2012
Medicare group accepts Harrison correction plan

April 4, 2012
Harrison to break ground on Orthopedic Hospital

April 4, 2012
Harrison Medical Center's plan of correction 'accepted'

April 3, 2012
MY TURN | Harrison's ER treatment can be trusted

April 2, 2012
Bridging the Gap in Healthcare


March 2012

March 26, 2012
Scott Bosch to speak at Silverdale Chamber of Commerce's membership luncheon

March 25, 2012
YWCA event to recognize women

March 23, 2012
Harrison reacting to possibility of losing Medicare

March 22, 2012
Harrison Medical Center threatened with Medicare termination

March 15, 2012
Silverdale hospital executive among top 25 nationwide

March 15, 2012
Harrison program competing for funds


February 2012



February 27, 2012
Harrison's Mathis Guild brings music to patient rooms

February 21, 2012
Rising Stars: 25 Healthcare Leaders Under Age 40

February 18, 2012
OUR VIEW | Medicaid's ER mandate is unsound

February 14, 2012
Survivor of 2011 stabbing attack: 'This wasn't his first time'

February 12, 2012
Tightened Medicaid ER rules prompt pushback from some doctors

February 10, 2012
County approves Harrison expansion plans in Silverdale


February 8, 2012
Harrison stands to lose lots of money to Franciscan Home Health


February 7, 2012
Harrison RN named March of Dimes Nurse of the Year


February 6, 2012
Franciscan pushes to provide home-health services in Kitsap


February 3, 2012
Harrison infection rates for central lines, ventilators improve

February 3, 2012
Medical staff part of the design process for new hospital

February 3, 2012
North Mason Chamber Kicks off New Year at Gala


January 2012


January 17, 2012
Harrison Medical Center considers merger

January 17, 2012
Harrison Medical Center considers joining larger health care system

January 13, 2012
Hospital chaplain a spiritual guide on life's journey

January 6, 2012
Baby's Christmas Day birth in Silverdale — A gift for the entire family

January 6, 2012
Harrison honored for stroke care

January 5, 2012
Harrison Medical Center’s stroke program recognized for outstanding care