St. Elizabeth Hospital

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St. Elizabeth Hospital
Franciscan Health System
Geography
Location Enumclaw, Washington, Washington, United States
Services
Emergency department Yes
Helipad Yes
Beds 38
Links
Lists Hospitals in Washington

St. Elizabeth Hospital is a new medical facility in Enumclaw, Washington, United States. It is part of the Franciscan Health System, based in Tacoma.[1] Franciscan is affiliated with Catholic Health Initiatives, a national non-profit organization with headquarters in Englewood, Colo.

Overview[edit]

St. Elizabeth Hospital opened in February 2011, replacing Enumclaw Regional Hospital that had opened in 1949. Like Enumclaw Regional, St. Elizabeth is designated as a critical access hospital by the Washington State Department of Health.[2]

The hospital is licensed for 38 beds, but uses only 25 as part of its critical access designation.

The hospital's services include 24 hour emergency care; inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical care; a birth center; diagnostic imaging; gastrointestinal services; and hospice.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Franciscan Health System – St. Elizabeth Hospital Opened in 2011. Fhshealth.org. Retrieved on 2010-12-02.
  2. ^ "Rural Health Programs". Washington State Department of Health. Retrieved 6 February 2012. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 47°12′33″N 121°59′16″W / 47.20917°N 121.98778°W / 47.20917; -121.98778