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What should I do if I have been exposed to the measles or am not immune? [caption id="attachment_24170" align="aligncenter" width="212"] Click image above to view PDF document[/caption]...

Tina Warner, Ted Cress, and 7 others joined the Forks Community Hospital Great American Smoke Out which ran May 16, 2018 - May 16, 2019. Tina and Ted have quit smoking and the 7 others are well on thier way to joining them. Is this...

Forks Community Hospital has joined UW, Harborview Medical Center, Evergreen, Overlake, and Virginia Mason in offering the Bardy CAM Patch for quality cardiac data recording and diagnostics. We are the 1st to offer this non-invasive heart monitoring solution: ECG Patch Monitor on the Peninsula. For more...

Antibiotics are only needed for treating certain infections caused by bacteria. Viral illnesses CANNOT be treated with antibiotics. Click image below to view full PDF ...

Friday, December 7, 2018 the Forks Community Hospital will be participating in an interdepartmental evacuation drill. The Long Term Care Facilities will be completely evacuated. No Long Term Care visitors are permitted between 1 and 4 pm on 12/07/18. Click image below to view full PDF ...

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration HRSA NEWS ROOM https://www.hrsa.gov/about/news/press-releases/hrsa-recognizes-champions-of-rural-health.html FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 28, 2018 CONTACT: HRSA PRESS OFFICE 301-443-3376 Today, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) acknowledged seven rural organizations from across the nation as champions in providing high-quality access to health care...

Forks Community Hospital is one of 20 hospitals on the Antimicrobial Stewardship Honor Roll. The Honor Roll consists of both very small and very large hospitals from Washington state.   Please see the email below we received from Kelly Kauber, Antimicrobial Stewardship Coordinator from the Department of Health. Dear Forks ...

At the Tuesday, Oct. 25, meeting of the Forks Community Hospital Board of Commissioners, Patricia Birch was selected to assume Gerry Lane’s commissioner position. Lane stepped down recently after he sold his home in the area. Birch, a former employee at FCH, brings with her a...