Category Archives: Video

Are you at risk for Breast Cancer?

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Dr. Vicky Jones, medical oncologist at North Star Lodge Cancer Care Center, and genetic counselor Susie Ball appeared on KIT 1280 on Oct. 14, 2014, to discuss breast cancer risks and genetic screening. Memorial provides … Continue reading

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Meet Shelley Desmarais: Wife. Mother. Hop farmer. Cancer survivor.

Meet Shelley Desmarais: Wife. Mother. Hop farmer. Cancer survivor. Listen to her story: More >>

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HeathyYou Employee Wellness Program

Dr. Tanny  Davenport of Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital discusses Memorial’s employee wellness program March 18, 2014 on KIT 1280. Dr. Davenport has talked in the past about employee wellness clinics – Memorial operates HealthyYou for employees, allowing them to make … Continue reading

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Today’s topic is cardiac rehab…

Topic:                   Cardiac Rehab Guests:                Dr. Doug Morrison, cardiologist, Yakima Heart Center Date:                     Feb. 11, 2014 February is National Heart Month, and each Tuesday we will be featuring a different topic on cardiac treatment. Today’s topic is cardiac … Continue reading

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Rick’s Retirement

Rick Linneweh Jr. is retiring next week as CEO of Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital after 37 years – and one day – at the helm. Retiring as just the third CEO in Memorial’s history, Rick talked about his career and … Continue reading

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Meet Dr. Ryan Black

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

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Philanthropy in Yakima: 2013

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

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From the NICU to the grid iron

Meet Tiffany Bautista: Wife. Nurse. Mother to Mason. From the NICU to the grid iron-Watch their story here: More >>

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Coping with grief during the holidays

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

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Diabetes Education and Prevention

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

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