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

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 […]

WhidbeyHealth Board Ends CEO Contract

2.18.2022 On February 17th, 2022 the Board of Commissioners of the Whidbey Island Public Hospital District (WhidbeyHealth) announced the district will be ending its contract with Ron Telles, Chief Executive […]

Restructuring to Meet our Strategic Plan

2.11.2022 Whidbey Island Public Hospital District (WhidbeyHealth) implemented a strategic organizational restructuring this week in an effort to improve the district’s long-term financial sustainability. The restructuring included a reduction in […]

Primary Care Providers Advance Careers

1.26.2022 WhidbeyHealth would like to recognize the unwavering dedication and care provided to our community by Dr. Judye Scheidt and Dr. Douglas Dixon. We wish both providers success in their […]

WhidbeyHealth Welcomes James Golder to Board

1.4.2022 WhidbeyHealth Board of Commissioners and staff welcomes Mr. James Dean Golder as the Commissioner for District 2. Mr. Golder was elected to the seat during the 2021 general election. […]