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Meet Shelley Desmarais: Wife. Mother. Hop farmer. Cancer survivor. Listen to her story: More >>
Meet Dr. Ryan Black from Yakima Ear, Nose and Throat! Dr. Black is an otolaryngologist, treating patients with ear, nose, and throat problems. Dr. Black believes healthcare involves treating the whole person, not just the complaint. He admires the teamwork … Continue reading
Anne Caffery, president of The Memorial Foundation, appeared on KIT 1280 Nov. 25, 2013 to express gratitude for Yakima’s philanthropic efforts in the past year. Donors increased their giving from $2.9 million in 2011/2012 to $3.4 million in 2012/2013. At … Continue reading
Meet Tiffany Bautista: Wife. Nurse. Mother to Mason. From the NICU to the grid iron-Watch their story here: More >>
Laurie Oswalt, Director of Spiritual Care Services at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, talks about ways to cope with grief during the holidays Nov. 19, 2013, on KIT 1280. Topic: Coping with grief during the holidays Guest: Laurie Oswalt, Director of … Continue reading
Peggy Steere of Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital discussed diabetes education and prevention Nov. 5, 2013 on KIT 1280. The statistics: In the United States, nearly 26 million Americans have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes – that’s more than 8 … Continue reading
Topic: L&I Pilot Project for injured workers Guest: Lisa Rutherford, Family Nurse Practitioner Date: October 29, 2013 Memorial is participating in a University of Washington pilot program that identifies injured workers who are at high risk of being out of … Continue reading
Listen to Russ Myers, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Memorial as he interviews Rick Linneweh about what inspired him to serve as Memorial’s CEO for 38 years.
Topic: Depression Guest: Dr. Jamie Simmons Date: Oct. 15, 2013 Depression is more than just a “bad day.” It’s an illness, not a mood. Major depressive disorders like depression affect about 25 million adult Americans each year. These disorders cause … Continue reading
Advance Directives/Can We Talk? Laurie Oswalt, Director of Spiritual Care Services at Memorial is this week’s guest on KIT 1280. What are Advance Directives? Advance directives are legal documents that allow people to communicate their decisions about medical care to … Continue reading