Health and Medical
We know you’ll always be careful while visiting our area, but unfortunately accidents can happen – whether it’s from over-exertion, too much sun or attempting outdoor activities that might be a little outside your comfort zone. But don’t despair, we have amazing local health providers ready to get you (or your pet!) back up and at ‘em in a flash!
Recognizing their strong commitment to our community, Newport Hospital & Health Services was awarded Community Partner of the Year for 2012. The Newport Hospital is a 24-bed Trauma Level IV facility that offers many different services including: State-of-the-Art 24 bed Acute Care, 24 hour ER, Diagnostic Imaging (Radiology), Physical and Rehabilitative Therapy, General Surgical Care, 2 Wonderful Birthing Rooms with Private Jacuzzis and Laboratory Services. Family Clinic, Assisted Living and Respite Care also offered.
Further north in Usk, the Camas Medical and Dental Clinic provides competent and dependable medical and dental services in a compassionate, friendly, and confidential environment. The clinic is open to the public and offers: routine office visits, lab services, x-ray, well child care, immunization, women’s health care, referrals to specialists, pharmacy/prescription assistance for clinic patients, after-hours nurse advice line, chiropractic care, physical therapy/aquatic therapy and routine dental care and prevention.
If you need some help with some minor aches and pains, visit Seeber's - a retail pharmacy located in downtown Newport that even offers free in-town delivery. Seeber’s also features daily living aids, braces, ambulatory aids, cards & gifts, perfume, and even pool supplies.
But of course we are in a rural area and sometimes a trip to Spokane is unavoidable. Northwest MedStar is a critical care helicopter transport service and a vital part of our emergency response system offering a membership program that defrays air transport costs not covered by insurance.
And after a day of sightseeing, if you find that you still can’t believe your eyes, perhaps a visit to Newport Vision Source is in order. They offer state of the art (and stylish!) vision products and optometric services in a friendly and caring environment and work closely with your primary care physician to co-ordinate total medical eye care.
On the public health side of the equation, Northeast Tri County Health District, with an office in Newport, offers a variety of community and environmental health activities, including immunizations, family planning, WIC nutritional education programs, food safety and public health emergency planning and response.
Just in case your pet is a little under the weather, Pend Oreille Veterinary Clinic, located in Oldtown, is ready to serve you. Offering medicine, surgery, grooming, pet food and supplies for small and large animals, they’ve got you, and your pet, covered.