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  Virginia Mason Named Among Best in Nation for Cardiac Care, Five Other Specialties Oct 17, 2017
  Virginia Mason Celebrates Team’s Creativity at Innovation Expo Oct. 18 Oct 16, 2017
  College of American Pathologists to Honor Virginia Mason Physician for Contributions to Medical Education Oct 5, 2017
  Virginia Mason CEO Recognized for Leadership by National Publication Sep 21, 2017
  ‘Therapy Car’ Invented at Virginia Mason Benefits Orthopedic Surgery Patients Sep 20, 2017
  Virginia Mason Offers Compassion Cultivation Training to Build Resiliency, Strengthen Our Innate Ability to Care Aug 24, 2017
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One Most Influential People in Healthcare for 9th Time Aug 21, 2017
  Virginia Mason Opens Neurosurgery Consultation Clinic in Poulsbo Aug 10, 2017
  Virginia Mason Repeats as One of Best Hospitals in U.S. News Evaluation Aug 8, 2017
  Virginia Mason Pediatricians Emphasize Reading as Important to Children’s Wellness Jul 27, 2017
  Virginia Mason Installs Medication Disposal Boxes in Pharmacies Jul 18, 2017
  Virginia Mason Earns ‘Most Wired’ Award for Sixth Straight Year Jul 11, 2017
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One of Most Influential Health Care Leaders in U.S. for 12th Time Jun 19, 2017
  Virginia Mason Chairman and CEO Named Recipient of B’nai B’rith 2017 National Healthcare Award Jun 6, 2017
  Virginia Mason Earns Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure Care May 24, 2017
  Virginia Mason Executive on Becker’s List of ‘150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know’ May 22, 2017
  Virginia Mason Receives Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award for Third Straight Year May 16, 2017
  Virginia Mason Earns Two Awards for Health Care Quality May 10, 2017
  ‘Therapy car’ Invented at Virginia Mason Licensed for Production, Distribution May 3, 2017
  Virginia Mason Completes National Health Equity Initiative Apr 21, 2017
  Seattle Philanthropist Pledges $5 million to Create Virginia Mason Learning, Innovation and Simulation Center Apr 19, 2017
  Virginia Mason Receives Straight A’s for Patient Safety Apr 12, 2017
  Virginia Mason Recognized by Healthgrades for Outstanding Patient Experience for Fifth Consecutive Year Apr 4, 2017
  CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason Finalize Formal Clinical Partnership, Strategic Affiliation Mar 13, 2017
  Virginia Mason Electrophysiology Lab among First in U.S. to Earn IAC Accreditation Feb 23, 2017
  Virginia Mason Named One of America’s 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades Feb 21, 2017
  Virginia Mason Study Shows Team Method Prevents Overuse of Spinal Fusion Surgery Feb 20, 2017
  Virginia Mason joins CHI Franciscan’s Rainier Health Network Feb 16, 2017
  Virginia Mason Receives International Climate Champion Award Feb 10, 2017
  Chefs’ Dinner Raises $368,000 to Benefit Bailey-Boushay House Programs and Services Feb 2, 2017
  Boeing Classic and Virginia Mason Announce New Tournament Director Jan 30, 2017
  Virginia Mason Institute Promotes Kirsten Turner to Executive Director Jan 27, 2017
  Virginia Mason Welcomes Two New Members to Board of Directors Jan 25, 2017
  Virginia Mason Announces New Chairman of its Board of Directors Jan 19, 2017
  Virginia Mason Receives Clinical Excellence Award for Seventh Consecutive Year Jan 17, 2017
  Mariko Kita, MD, Named Chief of Medicine at Virginia Mason Dec 28, 2016
  Virginia Mason Names Andrew Ross, MD, Medical Director for Strategic Growth Dec 28, 2016
  Virginia Mason Named a Top U.S. Hospital for 11th Straight Year Dec 6, 2016
  Virginia Mason First in State to Offer Safer Treatment for Preventing Stroke Nov 23, 2016
  Virginia Mason Named One of 50 Greenest Hospitals for Third Year Nov 18, 2016
  Virginia Mason Partners with Carena to Provide Insurance Billing for Virtual Clinic Visits Nov 7, 2016
  CHI Franciscan Health and Virginia Mason Announce Plan for Clinical Partnership and Strategic Affiliation Nov 1, 2016
  Virginia Mason Earns ‘A’ in National Hospital Safety Program Oct 31, 2016
  Healthgrades: Virginia Mason Among Best in Nation for Five Service Lines Oct 18, 2016
  Virginia Mason Joins National Effort to Transform Outcomes for Pancreatic Cancer Patients Oct 4, 2016
  Virginia Mason Earns Special Designation from National Pancreas Foundation Oct 3, 2016
  Virginia Mason Receives American College of Cardiology Award Sep 28, 2016
  Virginia Mason CEO on 2016 List of Elite Physician Leaders Sep 8, 2016
  Virginia Mason Offers ‘Game Changer’ Surgery to Remove Cancer from Pancreas Sep 7, 2016
  Virginia Mason Opens Urgent Care Clinic in University Village Sep 2, 2016
  Virginia Mason Named 2016 Ocean Hero by Marine Stewardship Council Sep 1, 2016
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One of Health Care’s Most Influential People for 8th Time Aug 24, 2016
  Successful Program to Reduce Hospital Readmissions Leads to $100,000 Grant Aug 23, 2016
  U.S. News Rates Virginia Mason as One of Best Hospitals in Puget Sound Region Aug 2, 2016
  Virginia Mason Selected by Medicare to Test New Approach for Managing Heart Disease Jul 22, 2016
  Virginia Mason Receives Gold Achievement Award for Heart Attack Care Jul 20, 2016
  Towboat Invitational Golf Tournament Raises $340,000 for Patient Care, Youth Programs Jul 18, 2016
  Virginia Mason Names Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development Jul 13, 2016
  Virginia Mason, Benaroya Research Institute Join Food Allergy Research & Education Network Jul 12, 2016
  Virginia Mason named ‘Most Wired’ health system for fifth straight year Jul 6, 2016
  Virginia Mason Notifies Dialysis Patients about Low Risk of Hepatitis B Exposure Jun 17, 2016
  Virginia Mason Announces Senior Leadership Promotions May 31, 2016
  Virginia Mason One of Top 25 Green Hospitals in Nation May 26, 2016
  Annual Lung Cancer Screenings at Virginia Mason Can Save Lives May 24, 2016
  Cancer Survival Rates at Virginia Mason Rank among Best in Nation, Statistics Show May 11, 2016
  Virginia Mason Cancer Institute Earns Commission on Cancer Accreditation May 9, 2016
  National Nurses Week: Virginia Mason Nurse Gives Back by Volunteering May 6, 2016
  Heart Institute Project Earns Healthcare Quality Award Apr 27, 2016
  Virginia Mason Earns ‘A’ for Patient Safety in National Hospital Safety Score Program Apr 25, 2016
  Only Gold Standard-Certified ALS Clinic in Northwest Appoints Medical Director Apr 8, 2016
  Virginia Mason Receives Award from American College of Medical Quality Apr 7, 2016
  Virginia Mason Earns Outstanding Patient Experience Award for Fourth Consecutive Year Apr 5, 2016
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One of Most Influential Health Care Leaders in U.S. for 11th Time Apr 4, 2016
  Virginia Mason Partners with Seattle Aquarium to Provide Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Rescued Sea Turtle Mar 31, 2016
  State Picks Virginia Mason as Center of Excellence for Total Joint Replacement Mar 22, 2016
  Virginia Mason, Memorial Appoint Board Representatives Mar 14, 2016
  Pharmacist House Calls Improve Health of Virginia Mason Heart Failure Patients Mar 11, 2016
  Virginia Mason Expertise Makes Colonoscopies Easy Mar 9, 2016
  Virginia Mason Gathers Community Input for New Bainbridge Island Medical Center Mar 7, 2016
  Virginia Mason’s Brenna Davis receives Sustainability Leadership Award Mar 7, 2016
  Virginia Mason Receives Health Care Climate Champion Award Feb 24, 2016
  Virginia Mason Named One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades for Third Year Feb 23, 2016
  Virginia Mason Presents End-of-Life Planning Seminar on Bainbridge Island Feb 17, 2016
  Chefs’ Dinner and Auction Raises $375,000 for Virginia Mason’s Bailey-Boushay House Feb 4, 2016
  Rapid Heart Attack Treatment at Virginia Mason Saves Lives Feb 1, 2016
  Virginia Mason CEO Co-Chairs National Initiative on Patient, Workplace Safety Jan 29, 2016
  Virginia Mason Opens Specialty Infusion Center Jan 26, 2016
  CEO Co-Authors Article About Need For Physician Leadership Jan 21, 2016
  Virginia Mason Receives Clinical Excellence Award for Sixth Consecutive Year Jan 19, 2016
  Virginia Mason Among First to Offer New Balloon Therapy for Weight Loss Jan 18, 2016
  Jane Buckner, MD, Named President of Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason Jan 7, 2016
  Memorial Family of Services’ Affiliation with Virginia Mason Is Official Jan 5, 2016
  Virginia Mason Enhances Its Employee Benefits with On-Site Whole Health Clinic Jan 4, 2016
  Virginia Mason Plans New Bainbridge Island Medical Center in Wintergreen Walk Development Dec 8, 2015
  Virginia Mason Named a Top U.S. Hospital for 10th Straight Year Dec 2, 2015
  Virginia Mason Uses Cardinal Health Foundation Grant to Reduce Hospital Readmissions Nov 20, 2015
  Memorial Family of Services Will Affiliate With Virginia Mason Nov 11, 2015
  Virginia Mason Earns ‘A’ for Patient Safety in National Hospital Safety Score Program Oct 29, 2015
  Healthgrades: Virginia Mason Among Best For Gastrointestinal Care, Critical Care, General Surgery Oct 20, 2015
  ‘Most Connected Hospital:’ Virginia Mason Recognized by U.S. News Oct 15, 2015
  Virginia Mason Named One Of Greenest Hospitals in U.S. For Second Time Oct 12, 2015
  Virginia Mason Begins Posting Online Ratings, Patient Comments about Clinic Providers Oct 5, 2015
  Virginia Mason Introduces Virtual Care Clinic, Broadens Public Access to Medical Services Sep 23, 2015
  Virginia Mason Named a National Pancreas Foundation Center Sep 2, 2015
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One of Most Influential People in Healthcare for 7th Time Aug 24, 2015
  Virginia Mason Orthopedic Patients Volunteer Their Time to Inspire Others Aug 18, 2015
  Virginia Mason CEO Writes JAMA Article About Need To Reduce Patients’ Wait Times Jul 31, 2015
  Virginia Mason Opening Urgent Care Clinic in Federal Way Aug. 3 Jul 29, 2015
  Vera Whole Health Workplace Clinic Will Open on Virginia Mason Campus Jul 23, 2015
  U.S. News Recognizes Virginia Mason in Three Medical Specialties Jul 21, 2015
  England Selects Seattle’s Virginia Mason Institute to Improve Patient Safety, Control Health Care Costs Jul 16, 2015
  Virginia Mason named a ‘Most Wired’ health system for fourth straight year Jul 14, 2015
  CEO Chairs Institute of Medicine Committee that Issues Report for Reducing Wait Times in Health Care Jun 29, 2015
  Virginia Mason Pike Place Farmers’ Market Opens on June 19 Jun 17, 2015
  Puget Sound High Value Network Will Be Health Plan Option for State Employees Starting in 2016 Jun 8, 2015
  Virginia Mason Recognized by U.S. News for Hip, Knee Replacement May 20, 2015
  Virginia Mason Experts Search Genetics, DNA for Cancer Cure May 18, 2015
  Virginia Mason Receives Top Honors for ‘Green’ Health Care May 15, 2015
  Virginia Mason to Receive 2015 Washington Quality Award for Improving Patient Safety May 12, 2015
  Virginia Mason’s ‘Fading’ Cancer Billboards Get Attention May 6, 2015
  Lung-cancer Screenings at Virginia Mason Are Fast, Pain-free May 4, 2015
  Virginia Mason CEO named Chairman of Lucian Leape Institute Apr 30, 2015
  Virginia Mason Earns ‘A’ for Patient Safety Apr 29, 2015
  Virginia Mason Experts Will Provide Cancer-Risk Assessments April 27 at Seattle’s Westlake Center Apr 23, 2015
  Virginia Mason Energy Conversation Focus Protects Environment, Saves Money Apr 22, 2015
  Top 10 Percent: Virginia Mason Providers Shine in Patient Experience Survey Results Apr 21, 2015
  Virginia Mason Featured in New Book about Transformational Business Management Apr 15, 2015
  Virginia Mason Earns Outstanding Patient Experience Award for Third Consecutive Year Apr 7, 2015
  Virginia Mason Physician Honored for Leadership in Academic Medicine Apr 6, 2015
  Virginia Mason CEO Named One of Most Influential Health Care Leaders in U.S. for 10th Time Apr 6, 2015
  Virginia Mason Posts Price Estimates for 100 Medical Procedures Mar 27, 2015
  Virginia Mason Featured in Report on Patient-Care Benefits of Inter-Professional Collaboration Mar 23, 2015
  Virginia Mason Captures Gold in Commute Reduction Efforts Mar 18, 2015
  Virginia Mason Shares Its Duodenoscope Cleaning Process to Improve Patient Safety Everywhere Mar 9, 2015
  Rajiv Sethi, MD, Named Medical Director of Virginia Mason Neuroscience Institute Mar 6, 2015
  Virginia Mason Named One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals Feb 24, 2015
  Virginia Mason Online Patient Portal Surpasses 100,000 Users Feb 13, 2015
  Virginia Mason Announces Two New Board Members Feb 9, 2015
  Bainbridge Island Medical Center Offers Urgent Care Every Day Jan 26, 2015
  Virginia Mason Honored for Clinical Excellence for Fifth Straight Year Jan 20, 2015
  Virginia Mason CEO Co-Chairs National Panel on Patient Safety Jan 20, 2015
  Center for Health Services Research Established At Virginia Mason Dec 15, 2011


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  Prevent Accidental Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Dec 16, 2015
  Virginia Mason Physicians Honored as Top Doctors Jul 7, 2015

Campus Updates 

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  Lane Closure on Spring Street May 11 May 6, 2016
  Volunteers needed to advise on First Hill development plans Mar 24, 2016
  Work to Affect Some Parking Spaces on Spring Street Mar 17, 2016
  Part of Spring Street Sidewalk to Close for MRI Install Jan 27, 2016
  Construction Work in Virginia Mason Health Resources Building Aug 21, 2015
  Farmers' Market Returns to First Hill June 19 Jun 12, 2015