Health

[12/11/18] Washington State Dept of Health

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The Washington State Department of Health has taken action against a Chelan County health care provider. The department’s Health Systems Quality Assurance Division works with boards, commissions, and advisory committees to set licensing standards for more than 80 health care professions including medical doctors, nurses and veterinarians. Chelan County In October 2018 the Veterinary Board […]

[12/10/18] HLTH Fentanyl Deaths

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Washington State Department of Health reports that illicit fentanyl is being detected in new forms and is causing an increasing number of overdose deaths in the state. In the first half of 2018, there were 81 deaths linked to fentanyl, versus 48 deaths recorded during the same time period last year. This represents an almost […]

[11/16/18] Friday Burn Ban

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    A ban on outdoor burning and the use of uncertified stoves and fireplaces goes into effect Saturday morning in Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan Counties due to poor air quality in the region. Restrictions on burning will continue until further notice.   The Washington Department of Ecology is calling the ban because stagnant conditions […]

[10/18/18] Health Department

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A Chelan County health provider is facing disciplinary charges.

[10/17/18] Health Care Provider Charged with Unprofessional Conduct

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The Washington State Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions against a Chelan County health care provider.

[10/10/18] Hospital USDA Loan

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The Lake Chelan Community Hospital is awaiting a letter from USDA approving their loan for constructing a new facility.

[10/4/18] LCCH Vision

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Lake Chelan Community Hospital has come up with a vision for the next ten years.

[8/14/18] Air Quality Alert in Effect

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AIR QUALITY ALERT UNTIL 10 AM WEDNESDAY

[8/2/18] N95 Masks Available

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N95 masks are available at the Chelan and Manson Fire stations and the sheriff’s office.