Olympic Medical Center is a comprehensive health care provider serving the residents of Port Angeles, Sequim and surrounding communities. Inpatient services include a level-three trauma designated emergency department, surgical services, and labor and delivery. Outpatient services include cardiac care, cancer care, diagnostic imaging, physical therapy and rehabilitation, laboratory, orthopaedics, surgical services, sleep center, home health, primary care, a walk-in clinic and specialty physician clinics.
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New Leadership in Surgical Services at OMC

March 13, 2018 -
PORT ANGELES – Olympic Medical Center announced Vickie Swanson, RN, MSN, as the Director of Surgical Services.

Swanson has more than 34 years of experience in nursing and has a strong background in the management and operations of surgical services.

"Olympic Medical is fortunate to have such a talented individual bring her clinical and management expertise to our surgery department,” says Lorraine Wall, RN, Chief Nursing Officer and Hospital Chief Operating Officer, Olympic Medical. "I am confident she will do great work to ensure we provide excellent quality, safe surgical care for our patients.”

Thousands of inpatient and same-day surgeries are performed in the operating room at Olympic Medical annually. As director of surgical services, Swanson will oversee the general hospital surgery department, the PACU (surgery recovery unit), Short Stay, endoscopy and help provide expertise to Central Sterile Processing. "Surgical services is complex in regard to surgical suite management, staffing, scheduling, ensuring the right supplies and technologies are available, and more,” says Wall. "Vickie’s expertise is very valuable as we continuously improve and grow our surgical services capabilities.”    

Olympic Medical Center (Clallam County Public Hospital District No. 2) is a comprehensive, award-winning health care provider for more than 70,000 residents of Clallam County. It has served the community since its establishment on Nov. 1, 1951, and is governed by a seven-member, publicly elected board. Olympic Medical is a sole community hospital and rural referral center, and a charter member of both the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (2003) and the Swedish Health Network (2011). Olympic Medical provides inpatient services at its 67-bed acute-care facility in Port Angeles, including a level-three trauma designated emergency department, surgical services, and labor and delivery. OMC’s outpatient services include cardiac, imaging, physical therapy and rehabilitation, laboratory, sleep medicine, surgical services, home health, physician clinics and comprehensive regional cancer care at locations in Port Angeles and Sequim. 

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