Rick Linneweh Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Yakima–(February 24, 2012)–Seattle Business magazine honored twenty of Washington State’s health care innovators, CEOs, and Hospitals at the fourth annual “Leaders in Health Care” awards dinner held Thursday, February 23, at the Bell Harbor Conference Center in Seattle. The Washington Leaders in Health Care judging panel presented Rick Linneweh, Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital’s President and Read more about Rick Linneweh Receives Lifetime Achievement Award[…]

Mr West Valley

Congratulations Josiah Harrison! Josiah was crowned Mr. West Valley during the YouthWorks pageant held at West Valley High School on February 15, 2012. His efforts, along with the other contestants, during pre-pageant activities included letter writing, school advisor evaluations and pageant night scoring. Josiah received a $500 scholarship to the college or vocational school of Read more about Mr West Valley[…]

Why is protein important?

Why is protein important? Carli Hill RD, CSO, CD   If you have cancer or know someone who has cancer, you may have heard that it is important to eat protein-rich foods. Did anyone ever tell you why? Just in case you didn’t get an explanation, here’s a little background information. In a nutshell, cancer Read more about Why is protein important?[…]

Grieving Now or Later—It’s Up to You (Part 2)

In the previous blog, the subject was Grieving Now or Later—It’s Up to You. The point was that we don’t apply the model of grieving that we’ve been given. There are a few typical reasons why. The first is that we’re so busy being strong when others are around that we don’t start to grieve Read more about Grieving Now or Later—It’s Up to You (Part 2)[…]