Since 1962, Island Hospital in western Skagit County, WA, has been treating patients from north Whidbey Island and the San Juan Islands. It has received recognition as one of the country’s most innovative small hospitals, and in 2005 was ranked one of the 100 Top Hospitals in the United States.
This esteemed local hospital features 190 highly qualified physicians and health care providers in its stead. Despite its smaller size, the facility offers a wide range of services that you would usually find in larger hospitals. Island Hospital’s Birth Center offers expectant families tours around the facility so that they can ask questions about the birthing process and check out the hospital’s amenities. Merle Cancer Care Center treats patients from Anacortes, Bayview, La Conner, Shelter Bay, and the surrounding areas, and provides them with compassionate care and support. Accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons, the Cancer Center utilizes advanced technology and specialized training for treatment and care.
Emergency response staff at Island Hospital have the help of experienced doctors who are ready to treat urgent health issues using the latest in communication, technology, and transportation. Thanks to a combination of competent staff and modern equipment, the rural setting of the facility does not hinder the quality of service in the least. Whatever health care needs you may have, you can depend on Island Hospital to give you top-notch service. You can reach them on their main line, (360) 299-1300, or through the website’s contact form.