Tag Archives: Wrangell hospital board

Wrangell Medical Center recovers a year after financial crisis

hospitalWrangell Medical Center is in good financial shape after the community-owned hospital almost ran out of cash last year.

WMC starts search for new CEO

Wrangell Medical Center is looking for a new CEO after interim CEO Marla Sanger announced her resignation last month.

Wrangell hospital project closes contracts, starts fresh

The City and Borough of Wrangell and the Wrangell Medical Center closed a settlement this month with a company formerly contracted to help finance a new hospital building. After the hospital project stalled in 2012 with more than a million dollars spent on contracts, city and hospital officials are hoping for a fresh start.

Hospital board discusses alcoholism, privileges

WMC logoThe board returned to one of its most difficult issues from this past year. Dr. Greg Salard’s suspension of privileges has been a major point of contention.

Wrangell tries to strip hospital board powers

The Wrangell Assembly wants to take away many of the powers of the town’s elected hospital board. It’s the latest development in an ongoing battle between the Wrangell Borough and its publicly-funded hospital.