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CHCW Yakima welcomes our newest member of our ARNP team – Catherine Patnode

CHCW Yakima welcomes our newest member of our ARNP team – Catherine Patnode

Please welcome Catherine Patnode to Central Washington Family Medicine as the newest member of our Provider Team. Catherine will take on the role of ARNP.   Medical School: Washington State University   Philosophy of Care: To provide individualized, holistic and integrated care to empower patients to be the healthiest they can be.  It is especially exciting to be providing this care to the community I was raised in!   Medical Interests: Full...

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CHCW Welcomes Ginny Shelton, MD to our Yakima Pediatrics Team

CHCW Welcomes Ginny Shelton, MD to our Yakima Pediatrics Team

Please welcome Ginny Shelton, MD to Yakima Pediatrics as the newest member of our Pediatrics team. Ginny will take on the role of Pediatrician. Education Virginia Commonwealth University, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU (Richmond, VA) Pediatric Residency, Graduation June 10, 2017 Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, School of Medicine (Shreveport, LA) M.D. 2014     Louisiana Scholars’ College at Northwestern...

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CHCW Yakima Welcomes a new member to our APC team

CHCW Yakima Welcomes a new member to our APC team

Please welcome Kari Hoover to Central Washington Family Medicine as the newest member of our APC Team. Kari will take on the role of Physician Assistant.   Education Master of Clinical Health Services – University of Washington (MEDEX), 2017 Master of Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies – University of Washington, 2015 Bachelor of Science, Biology – Washington State University, 2009     Experience 2003 – Current, US Army...

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CHCW welcomes our new Chief Quality Officer to our team

CHCW welcomes our new Chief Quality Officer to our team

Please welcome Brigita Fody Landstorm to Community Health of Central Washington as the newest member of our Administrative Team. Brigita will take on the role of Chief Quality Officer. Education I completed my undergraduate work at the University of California at Irvine. My undergraduate studies included a Bachelor of Arts in Psychol-ogy. I was privileged to spend the last three years of UCI working in the labs studying genetics and being...

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National Nutrition Month – 5 Weight Management Tips

National Nutrition Month – 5 Weight Management Tips

From Charlene Mize, Registered Dietian and WIC Coordinator When talking about developing or keeping a healthy weight I’m all about helping people work towards adopting long term habits, so my ideas and approach are simple. People are always looking for the magic fix, and it just does not exist. Plus, magic does not create long lasting habits! 1. Plan out your meals/dinners, and grocery shop with a list. Plan to grocery shop just 1x per...

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CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Pharmacy Team

CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Pharmacy Team

Please welcome Binh Rivera to Central Washington Family Medicine as the newest member of our Pharmacy Team. Binh will take on the role of Pharmacist. Education I completed my undergraduate studies at the University of Colorado in Boulder and received my bachelor’s degree in molecular, cellular, develop-mental biology. From there I went on to study Pharmacy at the Skaggs School of Pharmacy an Pharmaceutical Science through the University...

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