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The New Normal in Healthcare January 17, 2023 The new normal for Washington State hospitals ...


The WhidbeyHealth Foundation is excited to host the Tour de Whidbey in 2023! August 19, ...

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The ‘Boarder’ Crisis July 18, 2022 Hospitals throughout Washington state are facing unprecedented capacity challenges ...

Moody’s Updated Position on WhidbeyHealth Finances

05.17.2022 The Whidbey Island Public Hospital District (WhidbeyHealth) has received an update to their annual analysis from Moody’s Investor Service. Moody’s has adjusted their initial assessment to reflect its belief […]

Introducing: the Swing Bed program at WhidbeyHealth

04.21.2022 WhidbeyHealth is happy to announce the formal start to our Swing Bed program, providing specialized inpatient recovery and care to the residents of Whidbey Island. Swing Bed services are […]

Obstetrics and Women’s Care at WhidbeyHealth

03.25.2022 As we (WhidbeyHealth) work towards our strategic organizational recovery, rumors have been circulating throughout the Whidbey Island community that we would like to address head-on. WhidbeyHealth has made the […]

Interim CEO Begins Turnaround Work at WhidbeyHealth

March 7, 2022 Whidbey Island Public Hospital District (WhidbeyHealth) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Layfield as Interim CEO. Layfield, positioned by HealthTechS3, the district’s partnered management services […]

Open Letter to our Whidbey Island Community

From: WhidbeyHealth Board of Commissioners – Ron Wallin, Grethe Cammermeyer, Nancy Fey, Eric Anderson, James Golder March 3, 2022 Over recent weeks there have been major upheavals within the WhidbeyHealth […]

Letter from Michael Layfield to Whidbey Island Community

2.28.2022 After reading and reviewing the Whidbey News-Times article entitled “Hospital to hire management firm, interim CEO” (https://www.whidbeynewstimes.com/news/hospital-to-hire-management-firm-interim-ceo/) dated 2/25/2022, I would like to provide clarity to the questions posed […]

WhidbeyHealth Board Selects Interim CEO

2.25.2022 The Whidbey Island Public Hospital District (WhidbeyHealth) Board of Commissioners announced Wednesday, February 23rd that they have selected HealthTechS3 Management as the district’s partnered management services provider. Pending Board […]