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Business tax on Bellingham hospital could mean $1.2 million a year for city
City Council is moving toward imposing the city's business and occupation tax on PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, a move that would shift $1.2 million in annual revenue from PeaceHealth to the city.
Free skin cancer screenings offered in Bellingham May 3
Fifty people will be able to get a free skin cancer screening Saturday, May 3, at the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center.
Free talk on heart disease Thursday in Bellingham
A free public talk on "Cardiovascular Disease - Signs, Risks and Prevention" will be presented from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 17, at the Adult Day Health Center at 809 E. Chestnut St. Daniel D'Amour, manager of PeaceHealth St. Joseph's cardiac and stroke program, will explain the signs of heart attack and stroke, and strategies to reduce ... (more)
San Juan Islander
PeaceHealth posts its policies
The influence religious beliefs have over the healthcare provided at PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center, the only hospital in San Juan County, is apparent in the policies posted on its website .
PeaceHealth's credit rating downgraded by two ratings agencies
Standard & Poor's downgraded the nine-hospital Catholic network to A from A+. Fitch Ratings downgraded Peacehealth to A+ from AA-.