Kadlec Regional Medical Center is a progressive, 270-bed, nationally recognized, not-for-profit medical center. The first hospital in Washington state to receive Planetree Designated status, Kadlec is the regional referral center for southeastern Washington and northeastern Oregon. We are focused on creating a truly healing environment for each individual patient's unique needs. Just as importantly, we support an organizational culture which encourages and nurtures its staff.
Nestled at the confluence of the Columbia, Snake and Yakima Rivers, Tri-Cities (Kennewick, Pasco and Richland) enjoys an abundance of watersports and fishing in addition to excellent education, and rich scientific and agricultural industries-including an internationally recognized wine industry which boasts 200 wineries within an hour's drive. A cost of living index of 95 and no state income tax figure into MoneyGeek.com's listing of the Tri-Cities as one of the "Best Small Cities to Make a Living," while the Milken Institute ranks the area among the top 10 high technology communities in the nation. The newly renovated airport makes travel a delight with direct flights to many hub cities. The Tri-Cities area boasts over 300 days of sunshine and a mere 8 inches of rain annually, providing a dry climate with hot summers and mild winters. If you enjoy year-round recreational opportunities such as golf, cycling and hiking, this is the place for you.