Welcome to Wrangell Medical Center
We are proud to carry on the tradition of caring, quality healthcare that began in Wrangell nearly 90 years ago with the opening of Bishop Rowe Hospital, just down the street from our current location. Though medical care has advanced since the mid 1920's, and our staff and equipment have entered the digital age, our focus on kind, confidential and respectful care of friends, families and neighbors has never changed.
What's New(s) at WMC?
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
June 2015 - As a Purple Heart recipient, Tim Armstrong has seen his share of hospital beds but his most recent experience turned out to be a whole lot more pleasant than expected. “What began as a relatively rocky start with my medical transport from Juneau, smoothed out noticeably when Wrangell Fire Department delivered me to Wrangell Medical Center,” wrote Armstrong in a recent letter of thanks to Marla Sanger, CEO at Wrangell Medical Center.
Armstrong’s stay at WMC actually came about thanks to (see full story here)