Swedish in the Media

November 16-22

November 9-15

November 2-8

October 26-November 1

October 19-25

October 12-18

October 5-11

September 28-October 4

September 21-27

September 14-20

September 7-13

August 31-September 6

August 24-30

August 17-23

August 10-16

August 3-9

July 27-August 2

July 20-26

July 13-19

July 6-12

June 29- July 5

June 15-28

Cosentyx stops or lessens psoriatic arthritis symptoms, studies show, MD Magazine 
Washington Rep. Kim Schrier pitching vaccine education bill, KING 
Recover Northwest: pain relief without opioids, KOMO 
Preventing workplace burnout, KING 
Apremilast helps achieve low psoriatic arthritis disease activity or remission, MD Magazine 
Be your own advocate, Cure Today 
CAR therapy for solid tumors draws attention at Annual Cancer Conference, Cure Today 
Interleukin-17 edges TNF inhibitor in psoriatic arthritis, Medscape  
Urban Games event this weekend, KCPQ
Injections and rehabilitation are options to treat chronic pain without opioids, New Day Northwest

June 8-14

Ixekizumab bests adalimumab in PsA in head-to-head comparison, Healio 
• (Also: MD Magazine, FiercePharma
Seattle startup’s faux chicken: hot new plant-based meat on the block?  Eater 
(Also: GeekWire, VegNews)
A new contemporary art museum will open this year in derelict office building on First Hill, Capitol Hill Seattle 
• Multidisciplinary project aims to educate physicians, patients about best practices in CLL care, HemOnc Today 
Novartis release new data on Cosentyx ® for psoriatic arthritis, PharmaField
LGBTQI & Community Wellness, Swedish Facebook

June 1-7

Opioid blocking medications have tougher restrictions than opioids for prescribers, KOMO 
ASCO town hall brings tense conversation about drug pricing, American Journal of Managed Care 
New tools to identify psoriatic arthritis, Dermatology Times 

May 25-31

Videographer ‘Nurse Stefan’ is back in the limelight, Everett Herald 
Why some people freak out on cannabis, and others don’t, Leafly 
Oncology experts select top abstracts ahead of 2019 ASCO annual meeting, Targeted Oncology 
Swedish spares building from wrecking ball, for now, with short-term arts tenant, Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce (subscriber-only content) 
Latest MS advances, strategies for clinical challenges at CMSC, Medscape (subscriber-only content) 
This program enables people living with MS to experience adventure, New Day Northwest
Swedish Eats Facebook Live, Swedish Facebook

May 18-24

Have we reached the stem cell tipping point?  Pain News Network 
Episiotomy vs tearing: moms cut during childbirth despite guidelines,  USA Today 
Sue Bird to undergo arthroscopic surgery on left knee,  WNBA 
(Also: KCPQ
Chronic pain sufferers say they are collateral damage of opioid crisis, KOMO 
We talk about teen health, occupational therapy, and palliative care on the wellness panel, KING 
Shoulder Joint Replacement Facebook Live, Swedish Facebook

May 13-17

Health companies announce $15m for Seattle housing projects, The Associated Press (syndicated nationally) 
•(Also: Seattle Times, KNKX
Dr. Meade answers viewer questions about the measles, KOMO 
More accolades for Swedish Edmonds nurse Stefan Torres, Mountlake Terrace News 
MS Ask the Experts Facebook Live, Swedish Facebook

May 6-10

12th annual Seattle Brain Cancer Walk raises fund for groundbreaking research, KIRO 
Storm coach Dan Hughes heads into cancer surgery knowing the world is by his side, Seattle Times  
Neurosyphilis does not cause cognitive impairments in patients with HIV, Consultant 360 
National Infant Immunization Week, KING 
Ask a doctor: What do you need to know about babies and vaccinations?, KING 
Nurses share their busy schedules on Take 5, KING  

April 27-May 3

North Bend’s Saty says ‘Bye Felicia’ to brain cancer, Snoqualmie Valley Record
Expert Tips to Banish Allergens From Your Home in 3 Easy Steps, Parade 
Brain cancer doctors at Swedish believe they’re close to breakthrough to improve survival, KIRO 
Report card may foretell Achalasia surgery outcomes, MDedge Surgery 
Real pain relief, now! Consumer Reports 

April 20-26

Summit panelists seek faster adoption of advances in treatment, Behavioral Healthcare
Seattle Storm head coach Dan Hughes diagnosed with cancer, The Associated Press 
KING 5 Konnected is the party with a purpose, KING 
• ‘Verdant in a nutshell’: superintendent explains health commission’s work, My Edmonds News

April 6-19

Youth Facing Mental Health Epidemic, Q13
6 insights into endoscope reprocessing & how to ensure guideline adherence, Becker’s GI & Endoscopy
Brain cancer survivors look ahead to Seattle walk to raise money for a cure, KIRO 
Spring bout of more 'severe' flu strain hitting Washington, KIRO 
Mercer Island Half brings out runners, volunteers, Mercer Island Reporter 
Local teen shares his story about becoming addicting to e-cigs, KCPQ 
No one injured in Wednesday night fire on Swedish Edmonds campus, Mountlake Terrace News 
Stereotactic body radiation therapy for breast cancer: benefits, challenges and choices, Applied Radiation Oncology 
Swedish, Mayo Clinic among hospitals plunging into lucrative stem-cell treatments, Seattle Times             

April 1-5

Edmonds kind of play: self-defense for girls, swim lessons, whale class,  My Edmonds News 
Amazon: Alexa now HIPAA-compliant, EMS1
Birth expo shows blossoming of the Kitsap birthing community, Kitsap Sun
Mercer Island Half brings out runners, volunteers, Mercer Island Reporter 

March 23-31

Restore bacteria in your digestive system with this unique treatment, New Day Northwest
Dr. Vallieres on comparing VATS to robotic surgery in lung cancer, OncLive 
Scientist hopes CBD product will help kids with intellectual disabilities, KCPQ
Aspiring doctors seek advanced training in addiction medicine, MedicalXpress

March 16-22

Swedish sees surge in kidney donors following KIRO 7 story on donors giving kidneys to strangers, KIRO 7
Swedish Edmonds earns nuclear cardiology award, Edmonds Beacon
Dr. Patel on emerging therapeutic strategies in MCL, OncLive 
Dr. Vallieres on postoperative QoL in patients with lung cancer, OncLive
Rhodiola reduces fatigue, Pro Health 
West discusses treatment strategies for squamous and nonsquamous NSCLC in 2 case scenarios, Targeted Oncology 

March 9-15

Nearly 300,000 children go to the ER every year for brain injuries, CDC study says, Q13
Swedish Edmonds earns nuclear cardiology reaccreditation, My Edmonds News 
Amid measles outbreak, health care professionals step up, Ragan 
Dr. Patel discusses Zanubrutinib in MCL, OncLive 
Etanercept, combination therapy superior to methotrexate alone in PsA, Healio 
Producer’s pick: Dr. Meade’s tips on coping with daylight savings time, King 5 
The health impacts of stress, King 5
Healthy conversations, Swedish Facebook

March 2- 8

Cards for Cancer raises thousands of dollars for research thanks to 12 year old artist, King 5 
• Providence St. Joseph Health’s Elaine Couture and Swedish’s Margo Bykonen, RN on lessons learned from negotiations with unionized employees.  Becker’s Hospital Review 
• How hospitals are addressing the rise in consumerism, Becker’s Hospital Review 
• The 293 hospitals with 5 stars from CMS, Becker’s Hospital Review
Regenerative Medicine Facebook Live, Swedish Facebook

Feb. 23- March 1

Kick vertigo to the curb with Swedish Medical Center, KING/New Day NW 
Red, Set Go fundraiser garners $72K for heart center, Sequim Gazette 
Survivor tells heart health education luncheon of living through ‘sudden death, Peninsula Daily News
Local research pushes therapy to forefront, KIMA
Seattle Hospital Now Serves Vegan Chicken Nuggets, VegNews

Feb. 16-22

Treating cancer in 5 days: local research pushes therapy to forefront, KOMO 
Russian bots, social media spreading anti-vaccine fears, KIRO
Cabin Fever explained, KING-Take 5 
Overlake Medical essential staff housed in hotels,  Issaquah Reporter 
Mercer Island Half is March 24, Mercer Island Reporter
CMS’ health care reform efforts make waves, OncLive 
Dr. Patel on induction in patients with mantle cell lymphoma,  OncLive 

Jan. 26 –Feb. 15            

Cupcake surprises for hospital staff on Valentine’s Day, KCPQ 
Seattle donor talks about giving kidney to complete stranger, KIRO 
Seattle Food Tech Launches Plant-Based Nuggets at Hospital Cafeteria, The Spoon
TMB and multiplex testing in metastatic NSCLC, OncLive 
Treating progression after chemo and I-O, OncLive 
A life-saving encounter: interview with Chrissy and Kerry, KING 
(Also: KING) 
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. testifies in Olympia against measles vaccine bill,  KATU 
Expert highlights areas of research in MCL, Targeted Oncology 

Jan. 19-25

How to Prevent Kids' Colds, Consumer Reports
Surgery and locally advanced NSCLC, OncLive
How to prevent kids’ colds, Consumer Reports 
Mayor and ISD superintendent discuss changes, Issaquah Reporter

Jan. 12 -18

Measles vaccination rates, King 5
Wellness Wednesday Panel for January 9, 2019, New Day NW
Real-world data for ibrutinib in relapsed/refractory MCL, Targeted Oncology 
BTK inhibition continues to show promise in relapsed/refractory MCL, OncLive 
Spine surgeon reflects on opioid use in the opioid epidemic, Becker’s Orthopedic & Spine Review 

Jan. 5- Jan. 11

Dr. Patel on differences between BTK inhibitors in MCL, OncLive 
Does your home remedy for the cold and flu actually work?, King 5   
Tips to reset your child’s sleep clock for heading back to school, King 5 
After slow start, flu season expected to ramp up in Washington state, King 5 
After slow start, flu season expected to ramp up in Washington state, KREM 
Could a certified nurse midwife be right for you?, King 5

Dec. 21, 2018 - Jan. 4, 2019

Meet Swedish Hospital’s first baby born in 2019, KCPQ 
Seattle's first baby of New Year born at stroke of midnight, KOMO 
PNNL research aims for a brighter future with efficient lighting technologies, Federal Labs 
The Apple Watch’s ECG feature could save many lives. But only if it has something else.  KevinMD 
Ustekinumab fails to show efficacy in a phase III axial spondyloarthritis program: the importance of negative results,   Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 
Why requiring hospitals to post prices may not help patients avoid surprise costs,  King 5  
Hospitals have to post prices online now, but how helpful is it, KXLY
Volunteers cuddle NICU babies at Seattle's Swedish Medical Center, King 5