Health and Fitness

PMH Pain Clinic opens in Benton City

The PMH Pain Clinic has opened at 701 Dale Ave. Suite A to provide comprehensive pain management care in one clinical setting. Dr. John Groner will lead the integrated healthcare team in diagnosing and treating a variety of pain and health conditions at the clinic.

March 9, 2018 9:43 a.m. read more..

Washington state expands abortion coverage

After five years in the making, the Reproductive Parity Act passed both chambers by slim margins and largely along party lines. Senate Bill 6219 passed with a 50-48 vote Feb. 28 and awaits Gov. Jay Inslee’s signature.

March 7, 2018 6 a.m. read more..

Greater Columbia plan approved

After a rigorous planning process, Greater Columbia Accountable Community of Health has received state approval of its Medicaid Transformation Project Plan that was submitted in November 2017.

February 26, 2018 noon read more..

PMH now offers telemedicine care

PMH Medical Center and Kadlec Medical Center have partnered to offer telemedicine wound care services – telewound – to inpatients at PMH Medical Center.

February 26, 2018 noon read more..

CPR classes offered

The Fire Department is offering CPR and First Aid classes March 17 at the fire station, 813 S. Eighth St.

February 26, 2018 noon read more..

Questions to ask

Have you been prescribed an opioid? Ask your doctor (or dentist) these questions, chief medical officer, UnitedHealthcare Dr. Sam Ho said.

February 26, 2018 noon read more..

Nurses win $2.9 mil

Yakima Regional Home Health, hospice nurses have claimed a major victory after a Yakima County Superior Court judge awarded damages of $2,895 million to home care nurses.

February 26, 2018 noon read more..