WHAT’S NEW AT CHCW?

Ellensburg Dental Is moving to a new home!
Ellensburg Dental Is moving to a new home!

Ellensburg Dental Is moving to a new home!

Coming Spring 2019! Ellensburg Dental is moving to the same campus as CHCW Ellensburg Clinic on East Mountain View Ave to form a convenient and functional medical/dental center. The practice is expanding to 10 chairs utilizing the latest dental technology. Construction is well underway. View the photos of the construction below. KEEP CHECKING BACK FOR MORE UPDATES ON THIS EXCITING PROJECT!...

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Ellensburg Welcomes newest member of our Behavioral Health Team – Tasha Hansen, LCSW (BHC)
Ellensburg Welcomes newest member of our Behavioral Health Team – Tasha Hansen, LCSW (BHC)

Ellensburg Welcomes newest member of our Behavioral Health Team – Tasha Hansen, LCSW (BHC)

Tasha Hansen, LCSW (BHC) Please welcome Tasha to Community Health of Central Washington—Ellensburg as the newest member of our Behavioral Health Team. Tasha will take on the role of Behavioral Health Consultant. Education Eastern Washington University in Cheney, WA BSW, Minor in Psychology MSW, Focus on Clinical Research       Experience  2009-2010—SW Internship; Spokane Fire...

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Meet CHCW’s Ellensburg Clinic Site Director
Meet CHCW’s Ellensburg Clinic Site Director

Meet CHCW’s Ellensburg Clinic Site Director

Dr. Micahlyn Powers, MD, named as Clinic’s Site Director YAKIMA, WA – Community Health of Central Washington (CHCW) – Ellensburg Clinic is pleased to announce that it has named Dr. Micahlyn Powers, MD, as its Site Director.  Powers is also a family care physician at the clinic. “Dr. Powers is an accomplished physician and we are pleased to promote her to the site director of the Ellensburg...

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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

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...

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CHCW Welcomes Ginny Shelton, MD to our Yakima Pediatrics Team
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...

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CHCW Yakima Welcomes a new member to our APC team
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  ...

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CHCW welcomes our new Chief Quality Officer to our team
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...

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National Nutrition Month – 5 Weight Management Tips
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...

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CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Pharmacy Team
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...

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CHCW welcomes the newest member of our IT Team
CHCW welcomes the newest member of our IT Team

CHCW welcomes the newest member of our IT Team

Please welcome Brian Briskey to Community Health of Central Washington as the newest member of our IT Team. Brian will take on the role of Data Analyst. Education West Valley High School here in Yakima (Go Rams!) Devry University, Computer Information Systems Experience Over 5 years experience as a Data Analyst/Programmer in agri-culture. Database, report, web and Winform applications,...

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