Spokane Regional Health Dysfunction

Samantha Wohlfeil on why our local public health system continues to hemorrhage staff


This week we speak with Inlander reporter Samantha Wohlfeil, who has been filing the best stories anywhere on the continuing — and honestly, worsening — crisis at the Spokane Regional Health District.

She wrote the authoritative piece to date on the steady exodus of staff from the district. It’s vital reading.

Since we recorded, more heads have rolled. Here, Sam covers the firing of two leaders heavily involved with pandemic response and the subsequent dismay of staff.

Read her at the Inlander and follow her on Twitter