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About Swedish Medical Center

Serving our communities through exceptional, personalized care for more than 100 years. Based in Seattle, Swedish is the largest nonprofit health-care provider in the region.

Since 1910, Swedish has been the region's hallmark for excellence in health care. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. We have:

  • Five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah)
  • An emergency room and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett;
  • Swedish Medical Group – a network of more than 100 primary-care and specialty clinics located throughout the Greater Puget Sound area
  • Affiliations with suburban hospitals and physician groups

In addition to general medical and surgical care including robotic-assisted surgery, Swedish is known as a regional referral center, providing specialized treatment in areas such as cardiovascular care, cancer care, neuroscience, orthopedics, high-risk obstetrics, pediatric specialties, organ transplantation and clinical research.

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Peter

Sometimes, if we’re lucky, a gift will come out of a bad situation. When it means a second chance at life, Peter Hogenson is determined to take advantage of his gift and devote himself to caring for others.

Christie

"Everyone from the triage nurses to the a la carte staff were fantastic, but three people made our stay exceptional. Jen, our labor and delivery nurse, Toni, the NAC, and Amy, the night RN on the postpartum unit."

Teresa

"The level of care they give is like no other. Words cannot express the gratitude that we have toward Dr. Foltz and his team. We just don’t know what we would do without them!"

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Eva

"I now know that cancer treatment doesn't have to be negative. That the care you receive is not just medical but it the compassion that goes along with it."

Mya

"I would like to thank all of the doctors and nurses at Swedish NICU. We will never forget our experience at Swedish Medical Center for the rest of our lives. We are so grateful to have our daughter doing well and home with us today. We always recommend Swedish to our friends and family whenever we get the chance."