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[…]
Oftentimes, cancer patients have financial barriers that can derail their treatment. Jesus, a patient at North Start Lodge, recently experienced such a barrier. Before he could begin his cancer treatment, he first had to undergo a dental procedure with the University of Washington. During this same season of his life, Jesus’ mother passed. While meeting Read more about Removing barriers to cancer care[…]
Thank you Team Midnight Racing for hosting their 3rd annual Racing for a Cure Car Show and Meet and making an impact locally for cancer patients. With over 1,500 new diagnosis a year in the Yakima valley, North Star Lodge Cancer Care Center provides exceptional and compassionate care.
North Star lodge is one of only three practices in Washington state participating in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) Oncology Care Model (OCM). The cancer center hopes that participation in this demonstration project will result in positive changes in cancer-care delivery. Participation in this project will result in positive changes and ensure Read more about The Oncology Care Model[…]
By choosing to support The Memorial Foundation, you are choosing to support local healthcare programs and services. Our donors have achieved amazing feats in local healthcare and touched countless lives as a result of their generous support. Cancer Care Supporters of North Star Lodge and cancer care have made it possible for patients like Ron Read more about Support Local Healthcare on #Giving Tuesday![…]
We make it possible for you to experience extraordinary care while not having to miss the ordinary moments in life. With our cutting edge radiation oncology technology and personal approach, Memorial Family of Services is right for you right here in Yakima. Visit http://www.yakimamemorial.org/cancercare
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Cancer is one of life’s uncertainties. All too often, a cancer diagnosis comes out of nowhere and sends the patient’s world into a total upheaval. During these trying times it is important that the patient, as well as their loved ones, be provided as much comfort as is possible to guide them towards a quick Read more about Advancing Cancer Care in Our Community[…]
Yakima Herald Republic October 2008 North Star Lodge Cancer Care Center is named best medium-sized cancer center in the United States Read the full article: Click here