Mammograms Save Lives! Early detection is key to beating breast cancer. Monthly self-examinations combined with annual mammograms are crucial to early detection. Cascade Valley Hospital is making mammogram scheduling easier for you! Throughout the month of October (Breast Cancer Aware
Arlington, WA – Sound Physicians, a physician-founded and led healthcare organization focused on improving quality and lowering cost throughout the acute episode of care, began providing hospitalist services for patients at Cascade Valley Hospital, part of Skagit Regional Health, on A
Hospice of the Northwest is one of the top 100 “2016 Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work in Healthcare.” Hospice of the Northwest, based in Mount Vernon, provides comprehensive care and comfort for patients facing serious illness and the loved ones who care for them. Established in
Mina Bertels, CST, shown right, completed the National Surgical Technologist Certification. Surgical technologists work under the supervision of an RN or surgeon to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures, ensuring that the operating room environment
Several RN’s at Cascade Valley Hospital recently received the Periop 101 Certification. Pictured left to right: Shawn Smith, RN; Sara Dalseg, RN; Gudrun Schimmel, RN; Joel Andrews, RN; Donna Stevens, RN; Kerry Dickson, RN. This program is developed by expert surgical nurse-authors an
Today, we mourn the loss of five lives in Friday’s shooting at Cascade Mall. We are all impacted in some way by this senseless tragedy and we each need to deal with the emotions and loss we have suffered as individuals, families, friends and as a community.
Our health care team was prepared and responded to the call on Friday night with skill and compassion. Many Skagit Regional Health staff members came in to work in the event they were needed and we appreciate this level of dedication from our health care team.
We appreciate the work of first responders, law enforcement and all involved in the response to this event.
Our thoughts go to the families and friends of those who lost their lives and to our community in this time of grief and loss. …
In light of recent tragic events, the Doc Talk scheduled for this evening – Unspoken MS Issues, Bladder and Bowel – has been postponed to a later date. Those details will be posted as soon as they are confirmed. We apologize for any inconvenience. …
Skagit Regional Health is following standard precautionary measures and has locked down Skagit Valley Hospital. If you need entry to the hospital, you can check in at the Emergency Department on the north side of the hospital. …