Biz Opps: Harrison Silverdale – Request for Bids

PROJECT: Harrison ACE Silverdale, Washington BID DUE: November 28, 2017 by 4:00 p.m. Howard S. Wright has made the following forms available to potential subcontractors. The forms outline the scopes of work currently soliciting subcontractor proposals. For additional information please contact: Michael Yelle | Project Engineer mobile: 206-556-1818 | email: YelleM@hswc.com Howard S. Wright, a Balfour Beatty company | 415 1st Ave. N. Suite 400, Seattle, WA […] Read more »

Central Kitsap projects a boon for local construction firms

Tad Sooter – Kitsap Sun Bond-funded proects will employ hundreds of workers. SILVERDALE — Two construction projects will keep 60 Stirrett Johnsen Inc. workers busy over the next five years, all within a 10-minute drive of the company’s home office. The Silverdale-based mechanical contractor has signed on to install plumbing at the Central Kitsap school campus and the Harrison Medical Center hospital in Silverdale, both slated for construction […] Read more »

County creating plan to help Silverdale redevelopment

Tad Soorer, Kitsap Sun SILVERDALE — If county planners could redraw Silverdale they might sketch a town with more apartment buildings and fewer strip malls, more walking paths and fewer parking lots. But Silverdale isn’t a blank canvas. While the county’s new comprehensive plan laid out a vision for a denser, more walkable regional center, Kitsap Special Projects Manager Eric Baker said achieving those goals will require […] Read more »

Harrison Medical Center Earns State Award for Outstanding Care

  Bremerton – Patient safety is one of the top priorities for the providers, nurses and staff at Harrison Medical Center and now Harrison is recognized as one of the top hospitals in the state for excellence in patient care. The Washington State Hospital Association recognized Harrison, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, with a 2016 Achieving Best Care Award for achieving the highest scores […] Read more »

Plan in hand, how will we grow?

John Powers for the KPBJ The Washington State Growth Management Act was enacted in 1990. Its primary purpose is to ensure that local governments, both county and municipal, effectively manage anticipated growth within their respective jurisdictions in terms of land use policies and regulations, as well as planning for critical transportation and public works infrastructure to support projected growth. To comply with the GMA, local […] Read more »

CHI Franciscan to invest $530M in Harrison Medical Center, partner with The Doctors Clinic

Coral Garnick Staff Writer Puget Sound Business Journal Tacoma-based CHI Franciscan Health is investing big in Kitsap County. The health system is expanding Harrison Medical Center campus in Silverdale, but shutting down the Bremerton campus, and is partnering with the one of the peninsula’s largest medical groups. CHI Franciscan plans to invest more than $530 million to expand and enhance the Harrison Medical Center in Silverdale, […] Read more »

Harrison expansion in Silverdale to cost half-billion dollars

By Tad Sooter of the Kitsap Sun SILVERDALE — The parent company of Harrison Medical Center expects to spend more than a half-billion dollars expanding the hospital’s Silverdale campus. New details about the cost and phasing of the ongoing project were released this week as CHI Franciscan Health submitted a letter of intent to state regulators notifying them of plans to transfer beds from Harrison’s […] Read more »

Doctors Clinic to merge with CHI Franciscan Health

By Tad Sooter of the Kitsap Sun SILVERDALE — The Doctors Clinic will merge with CHI Franciscan Health this week, marking a seismic shift in Kitsap County’s health care landscape. CHI Franciscan, parent company of Harrison Medical Center, announced the merger in a Wednesday morning news release, but provided few specifics on the agreement. The Doctors Clinic, which includes about 80 primary care providers and […] Read more »

Silverdale Harrison project aiming for 2019 opening

CHRIS TUCKER,  Central Kitsap Reporter Editor  KITSAP – Harrison Medical Center provided a preview of what its expanded Silverdale campus might look like, and also indicated its plans for a downtown Bremerton campus, during a presentation to the Central Kitsap Community Council Nov. 19. Jim Alvarez, executive director, support services for Harrison Medical Center, said Harrison was finished with the “concept” design, which called for […] Read more »

Hints about a new Harrison Bremerton

Tad Sooter  |  Minding Your Business Blog  |  The KPBJ/Kitsap Sun Tuesday’s Kitsap Business Forum focused on changes in health care. One of the biggest changes locally is of course the impending consolidation of Harrison Medical Center’s acute care services in Silverdale. And one of the questions arising from that move is how large a presence Harrison will maintain in Bremerton. Harrison (and St. Anthony) President David Schultz joined […] Read more »