Make the cut – 10 ways to shave 100 calories a day

If the mere idea of trying to lose weight fills you with dread, think of this number: 100. If you cut just 100 calories from your daily diet, you’ll lose roughly 10 pounds in a year-without a big effort on your part. An added bonus: The small changes you make will likely be easy to Read more about Make the cut – 10 ways to shave 100 calories a day[…]

Will this year’s flu shot be better than the last?

Sept. 29, 2015—Bad news: The flu season is here. Good news: You can get protected. This year’s flu vaccine is expected to provide much better protection than last year’s did, according to a recent news conference held by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID). Why this year’s vaccine should work better Health officials called Read more about Will this year’s flu shot be better than the last?[…]

Memorial offers community training on advance directives

  The Washington State Medical Association and Washington State Hospital Association have identified advance directives as a key initiative in medical care and substantial time and energy is being placed on this endeavor around our state. At Memorial, we offer general training on advance directives, and Five Wishes in particular, in one-hour sessions (45 minutes Read more about Memorial offers community training on advance directives[…]

Memorial offers community training on advance directives

The Washington State Medical Association and Washington State Hospital Association have identified advance directives as a key initiative in medical care and substantial time and energy is being placed on this endeavor around our state. At Memorial, we offer general training on advance directives, and Five Wishes in particular, in one-hour sessions (45 minutes for Read more about Memorial offers community training on advance directives[…]

Alzheimer’s Association offers Yakima conference Nov. 3

Are you or is someone you know caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia? There is help available. An educational conference Nov. 3 in Yakima will provide tools and encouragement to family caregivers and health care professionals who are caring for people with dementia. Family caregivers will have sessions devoted specifically to them, Read more about Alzheimer’s Association offers Yakima conference Nov. 3[…]

The Monumental Success of Developmental Screenings at Children’s Village

Though many services at Children’s Village are making a positive impact in the Yakima Valley, Universal Developmental Screening (UDS) is perhaps one of the best. The Village’s Medical Director Dr. Diane Liebe has taken a community-based approach in leading the best practice implementation developmental screenings. Today, many local clinics use developmental screening, which helps physicians Read more about The Monumental Success of Developmental Screenings at Children’s Village[…]

The Monumental Success of Developmental Screenings at Children’s Village

Though many services at Children’s Village are making a positive impact in the Yakima Valley, Universal Developmental Screening (UDS) is perhaps one of the best. The Village’s Medical Director Dr. Diane Liebe has taken a community-based approach in leading the best practice implementation developmental screenings. Today, many local clinics use developmental screening, which helps physicians Read more about The Monumental Success of Developmental Screenings at Children’s Village[…]

Buddy Walk at Children’s Village – Save the date!

October is Down Syndrome Awareness month and Children’s Village is going to be holding their first ever  “Buddy Walk”  October 17th from 10am – 12pm.  Buddy Walks are a national program of the National Down Syndrome Society to encourage the inclusion and acceptance of people with Down syndrome. There will be information and activity tables Read more about Buddy Walk at Children’s Village – Save the date![…]

Training Opportunities in the Pharmacy at Memorial!

Looking for highly motivated people who are excited to train and become educated in our Pharmacy Technician Training Program. This is a great opportunity to participate in a 6 MONTH UNPAID training opportunity (no tuition req.) Training starts in early January 2016. Requires a full-time commitment, Monday – Friday. Must be 18+ years old and Read more about Training Opportunities in the Pharmacy at Memorial![…]

17th Annual Golf to Give Classic to be held Sept. 14

YAKIMA, Wash. – The 17th annual Golf to Give Classic will be held on Monday, Sept. 14, at Apple Tree Resort, with proceeds to go to The Memorial Foundation to benefit children’s health care programs at Children’s Village and Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, your Children’s Miracle Network Hospital®. This year’s Golf to Give Classic includes Read more about 17th Annual Golf to Give Classic to be held Sept. 14[…]