[6/21/19] LCCH CEO Stepping Down

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On Tuesday Lake Chelan Community Hospital Chief Executive Officer Steve Patonai announced his retirement effective this fall. Patonai was appointed interim hospital CEO in March of 2018 after long time CEO Kevin Able resigned to accept a Hospital CEO position in Montana. At that time the plan was for Patonai to serve as interim until […]

[4/24/19] LCCH Board Meeting

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Yesterday’s meeting of the Lake Chelan Community Hospital Governing Board included a big step for the new hospital, the review of the Space Program Recommendation from the Facility Steering Committee: With that approval, work will begin on actual plans and design of the new hospital. Other agenda items included major recruitment goals, new affiliations and […]

[1/2/19] Wednesday LCCH Hospital Bond

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A recent drop in interest rates means tax savings for local homeowners, who will pay approximately 33 cents per thousand for 25 years on the community’s new hospital building project… both a lower amount and a shorter time period than anticipated. When the capital bond measure was passed by almost 65 percent in 2017, the […]

[5/3/18] Lake Chelan Community Hospital Interim CEO Shares His Five Key Areas Of Focus

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The Lake Chelan Community Hospital board of commissioners has hired B.E. Smith- a nationally recognized Admin Healthcare Company to aid in the recruitment for the CEO position.

[1/8/18] Chelan Hospital Commissioners Plan To Take Their Time In Replacing CEO Kevin Abel

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Hospital Commissioners voted unanimously to form a research committee charged with exploring all options for recruitment and orientation of a new hospital CEO.