eDocTalk newsletter for Legacy physicians

June 2013

From Lewis Low, M.D.: Making a difference — it’s what we do 

As physicians we are continually trying to make life better … and we should be proud of our accomplishments. Read more>>

"Steve stories" highlight celebration for Dr. Jones

A formal dinner honoring Stephen R. Jones, M.D., capped off the Internal Medicine Residency Program's Homecoming Reunion, May 3–4. Read more>>

Acclaim: Legacy cardiologist named OMA Doctor of the Year

The annual award honors a physician who has made outstanding contributions to the community, the practice of medicine and health care policy in Oregon. Read more>>

Legacy adopts new approach for brain tumors, blood clots

​Jefferson Chen, M.D., is the first on the West Coast to use a new approach that preserves brain function while treating brain tumors and blood clots. Read more>>

Legacy Good Samaritan tops the nation in cardiac certifications

The hospital also becomes fourth in the country to be certified in 12 disease-specific areas. Read more>>

Legacy Cancer Institute upgrades radiation oncology equipment

Legacy’s radiation oncology centers now have the latest generation Elekta Infinity linear accelerators; Legacy Good Samaritan upgrades to the Elekta Gamma Knife Perfexion. Read more>>

Abiomed device now assisting cardiac treatment

Legacy Emanuel Medical Center now has a cardiac assist technology called an Impella 2.5 device from Abiomed. Read more>>

New for you: VisualDX

Legacy Library Services is pleased to announce that VisualDx is now available for Legacy Health. Learn more>>

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