Northwest Integrated Health

  • 2009

    Rainier Internal Medicine, LLC started as a primary care clinic in Puyallup, WA.

    Multicare Care-Connect site for EPIC – Electronic Medical Records system.

  • 2011

    Medication assisted treatment (MAT) with buprenorphine and naltrexone offered to patients with opioid use disorder.

  • 2012

    University of Washington – physician assistant students training site.

  • 2013

    Licensed agency with Department of Behavioral Health and Rehabilitation (DBHR) for chemical dependency services.

    Pacific Lutheran University – nurse practitioner students training site.

    Member – Washington State Association of Alcohol and Addiction Programs(WA-AAAP).

  • 2014

    Name changed to Northwest Integrated Health (NWIH).

    NWIH – Puyallup opened.

    Internal medicine residency training site for psychiatry residents from Puget Sound Psychiatry Center.

    Pierce county drug court / Pierce county alliance – medication assisted treatment (MAT) program for opioid use disorder.

  • 2015

    Pierce county RSN provider for chemical dependency treatment.

    NWIH – Tacoma opened.

    Licensed agency with Department of Behavioral Health and Rehabilitation (DBHR) for mental health services.

  • 2016

    Optum pierce BHO provider for behavioral health (substance use disorder & mental health).

    NWIH – Lakewood opened.

    Department of Behavioral Health and Rehabilitation (DBHR) License and Accreditation for Opiate Substitution Treatment (OST) Program.

  • 2017

    Licensed agency with Department of Behavioral Health and Rehabilitation (DBHR) for case management and peer counseling.

    Opiate Substitution Treatment (OST) program (methadone clinic) opened in Lakewood.

    Member Washington Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence(WATOD).

    PARS (prevention of addiction related suicide) research study site – University of Washington.

    Connect the dots ®, care-coordination/case-management program for top 0.1% Emergency Room visiting patients; with substance use disorder – for Amerigroup.