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CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Reception Care Team

Posted by on February 5, 2018 in News | Comments Off on CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Reception Care Team

CHCW Yakima welcomes the newest member of our Reception Care Team

Please welcome Danny Herrera to Central Washington Family Medicine as the newest member of our Reception Care Team. Danny will take on the role of Medical Receptionist. Education My highest education is High School Diploma Experience Some of my experience is working in an office as an employment and training representative and as a re-tail associate.   Hobbies Some of my hobbies are spending time with my family and kids, going out as a family and watch movies. When Danny was asked “Why do you want to work for CHCW?” She replied. “I want to...

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CHCW of Ellensburg welcomes a new member to our Nursing Team

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CHCW of Ellensburg welcomes a new member to our Nursing Team

Please welcome Vanessa Herrera to Community Health of Central Washington-Ellensburg as the newest member of our Nursing Team. Vanessa will take on the role of Registered Nurse. Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing Experience 1.5 years Hobbies Hiking, reading, horseback riding, and watching The Walking Dead on Netflix (it’s easier to watch A LOT of episodes that way). When Vanessa was asked “Why do you want to work for CHCW?” She replied. “I feel that CHCW can utilize me as an RN based on my experience while allowing me to grow...

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Ellensburg Dental Care Adds a New Faculty Member To Our Dental Team

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Ellensburg Dental Care Adds a New Faculty Member To Our Dental Team

Please welcome Shannon Simpson to Ellensburg Dental Care as the newest member of our Dental Team. Shannon will take on the role of Dental Hygienist. Education I went to Central Washington University to complete the pre-requisite courses for my Dental Hygiene degree. I was then accepted into the Dental Hygiene program at Columbia Basin College, in Pasco.         Experience I have been a Hygienist for over 10 years now, with experience in private practice in Sacramento, California and Ellensburg. I have also volunteered my time with sealant and...

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Happy Holidays From CHCW

Posted by on December 1, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Happy Holidays From CHCW

Happy Holidays From CHCW

Community Health of Central Washington would like to wish everyone a happy holiday season. Thank you for your continual...

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CHCW Yakima Adds a New Faculty Member To Our Healthcare Team

Posted by on November 17, 2017 in News | Comments Off on CHCW Yakima Adds a New Faculty Member To Our Healthcare Team

CHCW Yakima Adds a New Faculty Member To Our Healthcare Team

Please welcome Dr. Midhuna Papazian to Central Washington Family Medicine as the newest member of our healthcare team. Midhuna will take on the role of Faculty. When Midhuna was asked “Why do you want to work for CHCW?” She replied. “I am excited to work with a residency program and be around people who will encourage me to grow within the areas of family medicine that I’m passionate about. I am also looking forward to working with the patient population that CHCW serves.” Education Siena College – Undergraduate Albany Medical...

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CHCW Ellensburg Adds a New Physician Assistant

Posted by on November 17, 2017 in News | Comments Off on CHCW Ellensburg Adds a New Physician Assistant

CHCW Ellensburg Adds a New Physician Assistant

Please welcome Jocelyn Judd, PA to Community Health of Central Washington—Ellensburg as the newest member of our healthcare team. Jocelyn will take on the role of Physician Assistant. When Jocelyn was asked “Why do you want to work for CHCW?” She replied. “Ellensburg is a great com- munity that I want to be a part of and help the community.” Education Physician Assistant- Idaho State University Experience PA – 4 years Family Practice and Urgent Care Hobbies Skiing, Mountain biking, Rock Climbing, Surfing, Equestrian Events Jocelyn...

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Population Health

Posted by on November 15, 2017 in News, Slider | Comments Off on Population Health

Population Health

Population health is a patient centered program that will provide four wrap around services to patients including: Care Coordination –The Care Coordinator nurses in each clinic will engage the patient and help them explore and create a personalized plan of care sensitive to the needs and preferences of the patient. Outreach – Outreach will be responsible for helping patients and their families to navigate and access community services, other resources, and adopt healthy behaviors. Case Management – Case Managers will provide assistance,...

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Dr. Rue elected to the WSMA Executive Committee

Posted by on October 30, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Dr. Rue elected to the WSMA Executive Committee

Dr. Rue elected to the WSMA Executive Committee

Dr. Katina Rue, an osteopathic physician for Central Washington Family Medicine Clinic has been elected to the Washington State Medical Association (WSMA) Executive Committee as its assistant secretary-treasurer. Rue had served on WSMA’s Board of Trustees for one year in addition to serving on many other committees within WSMA. She is the first doctor of osteopathy physician to be nominated and elected into WSMA’s executive committee. The WSMA represents physicians, physician assistants, resident physicians and medical students throughout...

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Coming soon to Yakima Pediatrics

Posted by on October 24, 2017 in News | Comments Off on Coming soon to Yakima Pediatrics

Coming soon to Yakima Pediatrics

We would like to welcome Meghan Colleran, ARNP – coming to Yakima Pediatrics in January. Training: Gonzaga University, Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, 2015-2017 Gonzaga University/Washington State University Intercollegiate College of Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2002-2006   Practice Experience: Pediatric Unit/Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, Yakima, WA Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA Medical Unit, Seattle Children’s Hospital,...

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Depression and Anxiety group for teens

Posted by on October 17, 2017 in News, YPA Slider | Comments Off on Depression and Anxiety group for teens

Depression and Anxiety group for teens

1st Thursday of  every month Time: 3:30—4:30pm How do I join? Call scheduling and ask to be added to the Teen Depression/Anxiety Group with Michelle Littrell Ask your doctor to refer you to the group This group will help you learn how to: Cope with feelings of depression and/or anxiety Problem solve Use relaxation techniques when feeling anxious or stressed Build self-esteem Get better sleep What should I expect? A different topic each month A chance for each group member to suggest a question or topic that would be helpful to discuss Group...

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