Springfield, Oregon : 400-bed regional Medical Center
This Medical Center is a 400-bed regional Medical Center/Level II trauma center, and is part of 9-hospital system. This Medical Center employs approximately 2,000 people and serves an 8-county region. The facility features 24/7 intensivist coverage for 46 total medical/surgical ICU beds, inpatient pulmonary medicine, and a sleep lab. Additional medical services include a heart and vascular institute, a cardiac rehabilitation unit, a surgery department that sees approximately 17,000 cases annually, a Level II Emergency Department (appx. 50,000 annual patients), imaging services (CT, MRI, CR, ultrasound), a sports rehabilitation clinic, and stroke services.
Springfield, Oregon is a community located in West-Central Oregon and is part of the greater Eugene-Springfield metropolitan area, the third largest metropolitan area in the state. Historically a natural resource-dependent region, Springfield is now a major provider of healthcare services. The city of Eugene, nicknamed “The Emerald City,” is known for its extensive arts community and outdoor recreation. The region also features affordable housing and highly ranked public school systems. By car, the region is accessible via the I-5 corridor from the North and South; and Oregon Route 126 from the East and West. The area is served by the Eugene Airport, which offers daily service to and from most major destinations in the Western U.S.