Ketchikan, AK is located at the Southern tip of the Alaskan panhandle is known as the Salmon capital of the World. Peace Health Ketchikan Medical Center is on an island, one of hundreds dotting Alaska’s Inland Passage. It’s easy to get here by jet or ferry; from the plane or boat. Peace Health Medical Center has been serving the Communities of Southeast Alaska since 1923. Peace Health Ketchikan Medical Center is a Critical Access Hospital.
There’s more to Ketchikan than sport fishing. Work by local artisans fills the galleries crowded in the narrow downtown, squeezed between the mountains and the sea. Wildlife abounds, from bald eagles and bears to orca and humpback whales. Visitors throng the town in summer, many arriving via cruise ships. Don’t try to drive here; Ketchikan is on an island.