Letter from the CEO

To the Community,

The situation reported in a recent newspaper article continues to be a priority for our organization and we are deeply sensitive to the issues.  Making sure we have a climate of dignity and respect, for both our patients and staff, is always our goal, and I am confident in our ongoing process to investigate and resolve these matters.

As your healthcare provider, and the community's largest employer, we are absolutely committed to patient and resident safety, all provided in a safe work environment for the staff. We embrace this opportunity to ensure our practices best reflect our organization's values.

Thank you for your continued support,


Joe Woodin, CEO

Boundary line move postponed until June 19

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly is considering changes to the South Peninsula Hospital service area boundary. Here is a link to the borough page with the proposal and related items. Thanks to recent substantial public comment from the southern peninsula, the ordinance sponsor has communicated his intention to submit alternatives, and the matter has been postponed until the June 19 Assembly Meeting.…

Homer Steps Up! 2018 Continues!

Homer Steps Up! 2018 is a steps-based community walking challenge to provide us all with a fun way to enhance what we’re already doing to get & stay active, and help motivate everyone to be even MORE active –  promoting wellness by encouraging participants to walk more every day.

We are well on our way to meet the community goal of 100 Million Steps Together!  But we have LESS THAN TWO WEEKS left!  Can we do it? Yes! Every step counts!

Walk with a Doc! Saturday, May 19th with Dr. Paul Davis – “So, Doc…It’s My Hemorrhoids!”

Join South Peninsula Hospital and Paul Davis, MD at SPARC (600 Sterling Hwy next to Homer Middle School) for our next “Walk with a Doc”! All are welcome Saturday, May 19th from 9:00 am-10:00 am to hear a brief talk by Dr. Davis on hemorrhoids and spend the rest of the hour walking at your own pace, chatting & asking any questions. This is a free event, open to all ages and abilities! There is parking up at the SPARC and down below in the Homer Middle School Parking lot. Find out more on Facebook or our page on the Walk with a Doc National website!

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