State of the District Year End 2018

What you need to know in brief…

  • 2018 ended with earnings of $1.2M (likely an all-time high)
  • Debt remains at levels double similar facilities which will need to be addressed
  • Rural hospitals/clinics continue to struggle across the Nation
  • Dr. Sam Artzis and Dr. Kal Kelley have joined the District
  • Dr. Garcia is offering ultrasound guided injections for treatment of pain
  • Dr. Kelley will resume colonoscopies and EGD’s in April here in the District
  • Bill Hartman PA-C from Providence Orthopedics is now seeing patients here in the District
  • We are now offering tele-Endocrinology through Grand Coulee Medical

Want to know more?  Please read the full update from our CEO, Aaron Edwards, MHPA… Continue reading “State of the District Year End 2018”


New Year, New Look

Ferry County Public Hospital District #1 is changing its look. Starting in January, 2019, the District will be phasing in its new brand “Ferry County Health”. Nothing is changing beyond what we call ourselves and how we look. Why the change to “Ferry County Health”? Besides being shorter and easier to remember, we feel “Ferry County Health” better represents who we are and what we … Continue reading New Year, New Look

Hospital Levy Failure

Aaron Edwards, CEO The votes are counted and election finalized and we came up 47 votes short.  On behalf of the Board and all the staff at Ferry County Public Hospital District I would like to thank those that voted!   Sure, we are disappointed the levy didn’t pass but are also proud of how close we came and truly appreciate your support.  The majority of … Continue reading Hospital Levy Failure

Hospital Happenings Digital Debut

Over the last few years, the District has utilized our “Hospital Happenings” articles to inform and educate our community on health and wellness topics affecting our area. This practice not only helps us communicate with our community, but engages our staff to reflect on what they feel is important to share. Sharing, in fact, is the driving factor in our decision to continue our “Hospital … Continue reading Hospital Happenings Digital Debut