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Q&A with new Providence chief executive Joel Gilbertson

Joel Gilbertson became regional chief executive for Washington and Montana and executive vice president at Providence Health & Services on March 1. The 48-year-old East Coast native succeeds Elaine Couture, who retired last month after a decade...

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Return Policy: Large employers strategize about transitioning back to offices

As vaccine distribution ramps up in Spokane County, some companies with large numbers of employees...

Danielle Lillemon Massage moves

Danielle Lillemon, who owns and operates Danielle Lillemon Massage, recently moved the business...

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Nightingale College expands nursing program to North Idaho

Salt Lake City-based Nightingale College has partnered with health care providers in North Idaho...

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Reuniting retirement home residents with their friends, families

As long-term care facilities begin to reopen to visitors in the wake of climbing vaccination rates...

Gestalt Diagnostics adds major specialty lab as client

An East Coast laboratory has selected Spokane-based Gestalt Diagnostics LLC to provide software to digitize the specialty laboratory’s workflow. BioReference Laboratories Inc. of New Jersey plans to use Gestalt’s PathFlow, a digital workflow...

Spokane Digestive Center debuts new clinic

Founded more than four decades ago, the Spokane Digestive Center announced the recent opening of its new and first-ever Spokane Valley location....

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Angela’s Family Service works to provide safety net for at-risk families

Angela Kraemer decided if she was going to leave the home to help generate income for her family, she would do something fulfilling. At the suggestion of a friend 13 years ago, Kraemer founded Angela’s Family Services LLC, a business that helps...

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Parting Thoughts with Providence’s Elaine Couture

Elaine Couture has been with Providence Health & Services for 34 years, but she’s worked in health care for her entire career. Couture, now age 65, first joined Providence as director of the organization’s TotalHealth program. ...

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Photon Biosciences looks to bring heart test home

A Spokane Valley-based startup founded by two Washington State University professors is looking to develop an in-home testing kit for heart failure and blood platelet contaminations....

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