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Mayor proposes unified hospital service areas since 1956, but the service area was not established until 1969, when the hospital's name changed from Homer Hospital to the South Peninsula Hospital. The hospital has expanded several times, issuing public bonds to pay for the construction...
Homer nurse writes memoir

...Kent still live in Homer, and Russ lives in Minnesota. Her first job in Homer was as a nurse at the old 10-bed Homer Hospital, now South Peninsula Hospital. Al joined the volunteer fire department, and he asked Gail to come along on fire...
Plan pits mayor against hospital service area board

Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor John Williams is clear about how the upcoming negotiations for South Peninsula Hospital's sublease and operating agreement should be run.
SPH gets Certificate of Need

State officials have granted a new Certificate of Need to South Peninsula Hospital, allowing the medical facility to proceed with the next phase of its $32.6 million expansion project.
Hospital board seeks out qualified, competent members

...we have one member who resides in Anchorage. He was a long time resident of the Peninsula who served on both the Homer Hospital and the Central Peninsula Hospital Boards. When he was transferred to Anchorage we asked him to consider staying...
Changes in Soldotna shouldn't be allowed to hurt Homer hospital

With Central Peninsula Hospital officials studying a potential change to that hospital's governance structure, members of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly and the administration need to keep a boroughwide perspective on the issue.
Peninsula Reflections

...her became difficult, especially since Charlotte also had a job. Halcha was sent to long-term health care at the Homer hospital. Her last years were sad because of impaired mental faculties. She passed away in 1991 and her 96-year-old body...
Controversy continues over Homer hospital

As Homer Mayor Jim Hornaday and Borough Mayor John Williams were exchanging verbal salvos last week, confusion and controversy continued to surround missing documentation vital to South Peninsula Hospital's ongoing $31 million expansion project.
Homer hospital, borough at odds

A leading physician at South Peninsula Hospital said the borough purchasing division is responsible for significant delays in acquiring furnishings needed before newly expanded areas of the medical facility can be utilized.
Work halted at Homer hospital

...Certificate of Need. The certificate is required by the state when projects, such as the expansion of the borough-owned Homer hospital, exceed $1.15 million, the bed capacity is altered or a category of health care is added. The hospital obtained...


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