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Cancer Care at Virginia Mason Memorial continues to be an emergent need across the Yakima Valley

Cancer Care at Virginia Mason Memorial continues to be an emergent need across the Yakima Valley. Annually, North Star Lodge sees more than 1,200 new patients and more than 5,000 unique patients. On a typical day, there are an average of 300 patients who visit North Star Lodge.  With the arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic Read more about Cancer Care at Virginia Mason Memorial continues to be an emergent need across the Yakima Valley[…]

The needs in our valley don’t stop for a pandemic: Meet the twins…

Elisabeth and Natalie were born on October 28, 2019, at Virginia Mason Memorial with heart and lung diseases. Elisabeth weighed 2 pounds, while Natalie weighed 1.5 pounds. The twins were cared for at Virginia Mason Memorial’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) – the only NICU within the Central Washington region – for 4 months until Read more about The needs in our valley don’t stop for a pandemic: Meet the twins…[…]

Classes and Events This Week

The safety and health of our community is our top priority at Virginia Mason Memorial. Because of this, all of our classes and events have been cancelled or postponed for the next 30 days. We will keep you updated as the situation evolves. Thank you for understanding. Virginia Mason Memorial’s Community Health department offers a Read more about Classes and Events This Week[…]

Easing Aching Hearts

Resolve Through Sharing is a long-standing bereavement program funded through donations to The Memorial Foundation. The program provides comprehensive services for families experiencing miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth and neonatal death at Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital. Every year, in the spring and fall, the program sponsors a communal burial, laying to rest about 200 babies each Read more about Easing Aching Hearts[…]

Carter’s Story – Eagle-Barret syndrome (prune belly syndrome)

“Early in my pregnancy, an ultrasound revealed that Carter had a bladder outlet obstruction and might not make it to term. At 12 weeks pregnant, I had an appointment at University Hospital and found that his bladder had popped, and he was surrounded in urine. In Seattle, his bladder was drained with a big needle Read more about Carter’s Story – Eagle-Barret syndrome (prune belly syndrome)[…]

Yakima Jobs – Registered Nurse (RN) – Telemetry / ICU

Registered Nurse (RN) – Telemetry / ICU jobs in Yakima Virginia Mason Memorial’s Critical Care Unit includes 20 beds in Telemetry and 11 Beds in ICU. RNs without ICU experience begin in Telemetry and train to ICU as needed and interested; ICU-trained RNs work in both units. The Critical Care Unit (CCU) is committed to Read more about Yakima Jobs – Registered Nurse (RN) – Telemetry / ICU[…]

Yakima Jobs: Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Department

Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Department Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred The Emergency Department (ED) at Virginia Mason Memorial averages 245 daily visits making it one of the busiest in Washington State. We see this volume of patients in a department with 24 beds in the main ED and 9 beds in our ED Annex. What we Read more about Yakima Jobs: Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Department[…]

Yakima Emergency Department Technician / NAC

The Emergency Department Technician (ED Tech) will participate in patient care under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse.  This may include patient transport, hygiene and comfort measures, and simple phlebotomy procedures. The ED Tech is responsible for the secretarial duties necessary for the smooth functioning of the nursing unit.    Learn more »