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Bloody hill-hopping car accident haunts Salem teens

Bloody hill-hopping car accident haunts Salem teens

*** This video features actual events and contains graphic pictures. Viewer discretion is advised.

Kelly Owen, RN, a trauma nurse at Salem Hospital, recently contacted the families of four Sprague High School students involved in a single car crash near the campus on May 2, 2013, in Salem, Oregon.

Behind the scenes at Salem Health Laboratories

Bobby Deen talks to Salem Health about cutting calories, cooking at home

TV chef Bobby Deen, son of celebrity chef Paula Deen, appeared at the Salem Conference Center on May 11, 2013—at Salem Health's first-ever Eat, Play, Live Food & Fitness Affair. During his presentation, Bobby talked about the importance of cooking at home for health. Afterward, we caught up with him to get his impressions of Salem and how busy Oregon families can eat better.

Behind the scenes at Salem Health Laboratories

Behind the scenes at Salem Health Laboratories

Ever wonder what happens after you give us a specimen? Check out this behind-the-scenes look at some of the folks who work at Salem Health Laboratories in Salem, Oregon.

In the news

Garden time presents Salem Health Therapy Garden Garden Time

Gardent Time presents Salem Health's new Inpatient Rehabilitation garden that helps heal both mentally and physically.


“Charity Care and Property Taxes: Why They Are Now Inseparable”

Salem Health's Chief Finance and Strategy Officer, Aaron Crane, was interviewed for a story about hospital charity care and property taxes for Becker's Hospital Review.  

"Physicians improve patient satisfaction their own way."

Read the story published by Press Ganey in its Partners magazine that describes how a project created in the  Salem Health Physician Leadership Institute lead to remarkably improved patient satisfaction.

News releases

Nursing assistant repeatedly breaks world record for powerlifting
April 16, 2014

Salem Hospital receives Healthgrades 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award
April 10, 2014

Salem Hospital offers opportunities for new volunteers
April 8, 2014

Gynecologist now available in Dallas
April 1, 2014

Salem Health and OHSU in Preliminary Discussion About Potential Affiliation
March 17, 2014

Two local physicians join Salem Health Board of Trustees
March 12, 2014

Salem Cancer Institute breast program receives national reaccreditation
March 5, 2014

Flu-related visitor restrictions removed at Salem Hospital and West Valley Hospital
March 4, 2014

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