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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

Salem Health recognized as one of Oregon's Top Workplaces
September 15, 2014

28-week preemie grows into adorable, healthy toddler
September 4, 2014

Therapy cats are purr-fect visitors for Salem Hospital patients
August 4, 2014

West Valley Hospital presents $15,000 grant to Polk County agency assisting families
July 29, 2014

Keep safety in mind with expected extreme heat
July 1, 2014

Salem Hospital Foundation grants scholarships to more than 100 students
June 24, 2014

Salem Hospital nurse grants final wish for mother of bride
May 6, 2014

West Valley Hospital Foundation Grants Scholarships
May 2, 2014

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