Partnership Improves Acute Care on Orcas

Improved working relationship between primary care and Orcas Island Fire & Rescue.

For the past year members of both the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) of Orcas Island Fire & Rescue (OIFR) and the Island Primary Care – Orcas (IPC-O) clinic have been working closely to improve several elements of the care provided to the members of our community.…

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Island Primary Care – Orcas Clinic Successfully “Grandfathered”

When Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, it included an unexpected reduction of payment rates for Provider-Based Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) that would have jeopardized access to care for Orcas Island residents and visitors. The act had a “grandfathering” provision to exempt RHCs that were already established or in process to be established.…

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January 25 Special Board Meeting Agenda is Posted

The Agenda and Materials (Board Packet) for the Tuesday, January 25 Special Board Meeting are now posted.

You can access the agenda and meeting materials at the link below.

Elizabeth Corcoran, Assistant Audit Manager of the WA State Auditor’s Office will present results of the audit of the San Juan County Public Hospital District No.3 (d.b.a.

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