A Learning Experience from Southwest Washington Leading Medical Centers
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital founded by the Sisters of Providence in 1887. Located in Olympia, the state capital, Providence St. Peter Hospital offers comprehensive medical, surgical and behavioral health services. As the largest medical center in the five county area of southwest Washington, it serves as a regional referral center.
The Pharmaceutical Care Services Department employs over 40 pharmacists, 8 residents, technicians and support personnel with 24 hour per day acute care services. These include centralized distribution, decentralized clinical services, an ambulatory Anticoagulation Clinic, investigation drug services, and a retail pharmacy.
Providence Centralia Hospital is a 127-bed, not for profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. The hospital also specializes in knee and hip replacements. For two consecutive years, it is one of only 405 U.S. hospitals and critical access hospitals earning the distinction of top performer on key quality measures from The Joint Commission.