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Improving Access

Building a Healthier Sweet Home

Celebrate Our Completed Campaign

The donor wall at the Sweet Home Medical Center.


Who:  Building a Healthier Sweet Home Together serves the citizens of the rural community of Sweet Home, Oregon, and all who work and recreate in this community and region of east Linn County.

What:  Build a new 17,500-square-foot family medicine and walk-in clinic with a pharmacy and helipad.

Where: South side of Highway 20 near Wiley Creek. 1289 49th Ave. in Sweet Home.

When:  The new medical center opened its doors to patients on Monday, Oct. 30, 2023.

Why:  Provide health care enhancements and improve access for citizens of Sweet Home, meet the community health priorities for the future as identified by the city of Sweet Home in strategic planning conversations.

Campaign Goal:  Completed! Thank you to our many donors.

Lead Foundation:  Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation.


“They can go to the main clinic, to the walk-in clinic, and have a doctor care for them. This is good for our community. Having one more option is a really nice thing. It’s an improvement to the quality of life here in Sweet Home.”

~ Community Member Dave Barringer

Campaign Committee Members


Milt Moran, co-chair, Samaritan Health Services and Lebanon Community Hospital board member.

Miriam Swanson, co-chair, Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation trustee.

Dave Barringer, Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation trustee.

Bob Dalton, community member.

Steve Hanscam, Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation trustee.

Larry Horton, community member.

Meaghan Norvell, PA-C, Sweet Home Family Medicine, committee member.

Debbie Paul, Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation trustee and Lebanon Community Hospital board member.

Marsha Philpot, Lebanon Community Hospital board member.

Ray Towry, community member.

See Our Journey

Visit the Medical Center
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Albany General Hospital Foundation | Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation
Lebanon Community Hospital Foundation | North Lincoln Hospital Foundation
Pacific Communities Health District Foundation
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