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 End-Of-Challenge Party!

The End-Of-Challenge Party for the Community Walking Challenge – Homer Steps Up! 2018 is scheduled for Saturday, June 2nd from 1:30-2:30 PM at the Homer Farmers Market! Everyone is strongly encouraged to walk, bike or carpool as parking is limited (and we love walking!).  We will announce individual winners and the winning team will take home the Homer Steps Up Trophy!

We are well on our way to meet the community goal of 100 Million Steps Together!

More info here.

Homer Steps Up! 2018 Last Weekly Drawing on TUESDAY 5/29!

Don’t forget to enter your steps or sync your activity devices before the end of the day Monday 5/28 so that you will be entered in the prize drawings on Tuesday!

More information about the challenge is available here and please contact wellness@sphosp.org or (907) 235-0970 with questions or for assistance!  We can help with entering steps!

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