Sitka Summer Music Festival purchases Stevenson Hall raised.Supporters include The Murdock Charitable Trust, The Hames Family of Sitka, Sharon Davies of Anchorage, Don Surgeon and Galen Paine, of Sitka and an anonymous donor, as well as more than 75 others who made donations to the cause.The money...
Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital adds surgeon to staff

...Regional Health Consortium as a general surgeon.McPherson will begin work on Dec. 1...release."SEARHC is very lucky to have a surgeon with Dr. McPherson's skills and Seattle. She previously worked as a surgeon at Claremore Indian Hospital in Claremore...
The best books of 2014

...Medicine and What Matters in the End," Atul Gawande: Through interviews with doctors, healthcare providers and patients, the surgeon examines how modern medicine has failed: With end-of-life issues. Herald reviewer Frank Davies called the book "an eloquent...
Rockin' out for a reason

...Joanie Maier Hope and her bandmates, all gynecologic oncology surgeons from across the country, that's exactly the case. Hope...these guys?" and discover that they are all women's cancer surgeons and that they have a mission. "It's not music you'd have...
Assembly OK's PERS opt-out for Bartlett's chiefs, surgeons

...attract the best leaders and general surgeons it can for the facility, now that officer and all of its general surgeons to be exempt from PERS (Public for the executives and one for the surgeons. Both passed, but the motion for the...
Three times a survivor, Margi Maki refuses to be a statistic

...several things that helped her survival: positive thinking, setting goals for herself, great medical care from doctors, surgeons, nurses and hospice care workers, and support from family and friends and the Juneau community. One big thing, though...
Swimmers honor man by swimming laps

...snorkel.Swimmers said Vaughn switched from backstroke to dog-paddling because of a sore shoulder. Recently, he saw a surgeon, who insisted he visit a cardiologist first.While waiting on that appointment, Vaughn took a trip to visit his daughter...
Ketchikan hospital pioneers new telepathology technology

...service offered in Ketchikan will allow surgeons in the operating room at Ketchikan General...costs, a hospital spokesperson said. A surgeon at KGH will submit tissue for pathology...the slide image and can then call the surgeon to discuss the results. "This type of...
Physicians pushing for on-call pay

...Empire's source."The orthopedic surgeons are definitely on the does not pay orthopedic surgeons to be on-call, Ginger's orthopedic surgeons, however, do not have the...treated," one orthopedic surgeon said.Editor's note: An...
Sitka Community Hospital welcomes new surgeon

...welcome the newest addition to our medical staff, general surgeon Dr. Richard Wein. For more than nine years, Wein has served...American Board of Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. To inquire about an appointment with Wein, call Mountainside...
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