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St. Luke's Baker City Clinic Leading the way in Transforming Health Care

By Ken Dey, News and Community
January 28, 2013

In December 2012, St. Luke's Clinic in Baker City, Ore. was one of only 30 clinics nationwide invited by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to participate in a best practices program called The Primary Care Team: Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices.

Baker City was invited into the program as a result of dramatic improvements in patient care at the clinic. The Baker City clinic is one of the few rural clinics asked to participate out of hundreds of practices nominated by national experts and rated by a national advisory committee.

Find out more in this video about what the designation means for the clinic and for all of St. Luke's Health System.

St. Luke's Clinic Baker City is one of several rural clinics and rural hospitals that are part of St. Luke's Health System.  Since becoming part of St. Luke's, the Baker City Clinic has been able to draw on the resources and the expertise that come from being part of a larger health system. Watch this video to find out how Baker City's relationship with St. Luke's has improved care for patients in the community.



About The Author

Ken Dey served as Public Relations Coordinator at St. Luke's from 2008-2014.