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Slate Dental startup to launch flossing device

A Spokane-based company has raised a total of $800,000 in funding for an electric flossing device, which is awaiting patents, and the owners hope to begin sales of the device to consumers by fall....


Physically demanding: Physical therapy clinics hire, expand to meet patient needs

Inland Northwest physical therapy clinics have been busy trying to keep up with patient demand for...


Parting Thoughts with HSSA’s Susan Ashe

Susan Ashe, executive director of the Health Sciences and Services Authority of Spokane County...


ALS nonprofit prepares to open second INW site

Matt’s Place Foundation Inc. anticipates opening its second smart home by the end of summer...


$3 million residential care facility approved in Spokane Valley

The city of Spokane Valley has issued a commercial building permit for construction of a $3 million,...


WSU medical school finds itself in the midst of change

Washington State University’s Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, located in Spokane, is in the midst of change to its physical location and to its leadership. ...


Health care employment shows signs of stabilizing

Employment in the health care industry is in a time of transition, industry executives say, and stability is unlikely to occur for a few years to come....


Vax Capacity: Pharmaceutical maker HollisterStier announces new expansion plans

Pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging company Jubilant HollisterStier LLC plans to double its injectable filling production capacity by 2025 with a $193 million expansion project at its East Spokane plant. ...

Plastic Surgery Northwest remodel slated

A $1.8 million remodel is planned for the Plastic Surgery Northwest medical office building at 530 S. Cowley, on the lower South Hill. Eric Armstrong, of Spokane-based Pondera Architecture PC, says he’s designing the project, along with ...


Meet & Greet with MultiCare’s Alex Jackson

Alex Jackson has stepped into his new position as chief executive and senior vice president for MultiCare Health System’s Inland Northwest Region. He has taken the helm from Dr. David O’Brien, who is now chief executive for MultiCare’s South Sound...

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