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Sponsored Post Highline Medical Center – Family Birth Center: Exceptional care for your growing family

Highline Medical Center – Family Birth Center: Exceptional care for your growing family

From Advertiser CHI Franciscan: Highline Medical Center – Family Birth Center: Exceptional care for your growing family Your family is like no other. At Highline Medical Center, we’re here to make... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: My Surgery Day Walk-through

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: My Surgery Day Walk-through

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 13-year old special needs student at Burien’s Sylvester Middle School. She is also our newest columnist… by Cass Huff Hello B-Town Readers! Recently, I’ve... [Read more]

Tony McLean named as new market president for CHI Franciscan Health

Tony McLean named as new market president for CHI Franciscan Health

CHI Franciscan Health announced recently that Tony McLean has been named market president for South King County. As market president, McLean holds responsibility for St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way... [Read more]

CHI Franciscan Health breaks ground for new $27 million medical pavilion

CHI Franciscan Health breaks ground for new $27 million medical pavilion

Ground was broken recently at 16705 1st Ave South, for a brand new, 48,000 square foot, $27 million facility for CHI Franciscan Health, which will include an urgent care clinic, a primary care clinic,... [Read more]

Franciscan Health System to increase investment in Highline Medical Center

Franciscan Health System to increase investment in Highline Medical Center

Nurses and healthcare workers – all members of SEIU Healthcare 1199NW – announced Monday (July 28) that the Franciscan Health System (FHS) is planning to invest in Burien’s Highline Medical Center. A... [Read more]

Burien’s Highline Medical Center officially joins Franciscan Health Systems

Burien’s Highline Medical Center officially joins Franciscan Health Systems

Highline Medical Center in Burien is now part of the Franciscan Health System, becoming the sixth hospital in the Franciscan organization. “Highline’s affiliation with Franciscan creates opportunities... [Read more]

REPORT: Highline Medical Center Employee Raped Injured Woman

REPORT: Highline Medical Center Employee Raped Injured Woman

The Seattle P-I is reporting that a former Highline Medical Center employee has been charged with rape following allegations that he attacked a patient being treated there for a separate attack. The P-I... [Read more]

Burien’s Highline Medical Center to Team Up with Tacoma’s Franciscan Health

Burien’s Highline Medical Center to Team Up with Tacoma’s Franciscan Health

Highline Medical Center CEO Mark Benedum. Burien’s Highline Medical Center and Tacoma-based Franciscan Health System announced Wednesday (June 27) that they have agreed to explore a strategic affiliation. The... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center’s Cancer Program Receives Achievement Award

Highline Medical Center’s Cancer Program Receives Achievement Award

BTB Advertiser Highline Medical Center’s Cancer Care Program received the 2010 Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC). This award recognizes excellence... [Read more]

2nd Annual Burien Wellness Fair Coming To Town Square Park Sept. 11th

2nd Annual Burien Wellness Fair Coming To Town Square Park Sept. 11th

The city is sponsoring its second annual “Burien Wellness Fair,” a community health fair on Saturday, Sept. 11th, from 10am – 4pm at Burien Town Square Park, at SW 152nd Street & 5th... [Read more]

Sponsored Post There’s A New ER In B-Town. It’s Tops In The Nation For Patient Satisfaction.

There’s A New ER In B-Town. It’s Tops In The Nation For Patient Satisfaction.

We’d like to welcome our newest advertiser, Highline Medical Center, to the B-Town Blog. They opened a brand new emergency room earlier this year and the patient response has been over-whelming. Here’s... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Annual Golf Classic Is July 28th

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Annual Golf Classic Is July 28th

The Annual Golf Classic, presented by McKay Wealth Management, benefiting Burien’s Highline Medical Center, is scheduled for Wednesday, July 28th at Washington National Golf Club, located at 14330... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Opening Of Highline Medical Center's New ER

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Opening Of Highline Medical Center's New ER

by Ralph Nichols An emergency room is one place no one (unless they work there) really wants to go. But on Saturday (April 10), a large crowd of visitors came for an inside look at Highline Medical Center’s... [Read more]

Grand Opening Of Highline Medical Center's New ER Facility Is April 10

Grand Opening Of Highline Medical Center's New ER Facility Is April 10

The Grand Opening Celebration for Highline Medical Center’s New ER and Patient Care Unit is coming Saturday, April 10th from 10am – 3pm at the main campus in Burien. Along with tours of the... [Read more]

Climb Eagle Landing Park’s Stairs For St. Jude This Saturday

Climb Eagle Landing Park’s Stairs For St. Jude This Saturday

A stair-climbing fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be taking place this Saturday, Feb. 27th at Eagle Landing Park, located at 14641 25th Ave in Burien. Eagle Landing Park... [Read more]

Red Wine & Decadent Dessert Event For Highline Medical Center A Success

Red Wine & Decadent Dessert Event For Highline Medical Center A Success

Story & Photos by Gina Bourdage Community members and local business owners stepped up to raise $1,675 for the completion of Highline Medical Center’s new ER at the “Red Wine & Decadent... [Read more]

"Dine For Highline" Jan. 21st & Help Build New ER At Highline Medical Center

"Dine For Highline" Jan. 21st & Help Build New ER At Highline Medical Center

On Thursday, Jan. 21st, several local restaurants will be hosting “Dine For Highline,” where a percentage of proceeds will be donated to Highline Medical Center’s “Campaign for... [Read more]

Advertiser Jim Coleman DDS Gathers Over 300 Stuffed Animals To Help Kids In Hospitals

Advertiser Jim Coleman DDS Gathers Over 300 Stuffed Animals To Help Kids In Hospitals

BTB Advertiser Jim Coleman, DDS recently held their annual Stuffed Animal Drive for children who end up in the Highline Medical Center Emergency Rooms, and this year received over 300 donations! The purpose... [Read more]

Update On Hit-And-Run Victim Jeff Kearney: Better, Showing Signs Of Old Self

Update On Hit-And-Run Victim Jeff Kearney: Better, Showing Signs Of Old Self

Here’s the latest update on Jeff Kearney, the well-known mentally-challenged man who was the victim of a hit-and-run on Nov. 17th in White Center (read our previous coverage here). According to... [Read more]