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COVID-19 Updates

Updated 04/03/2020 This webpage will give you the latest guidelines for seeking medical care from Columbia Memorial Hospital and the CMH Medical Group. You can also get up-to-date news from CMH on Facebook and Twitter. Coronavirus Self-Assessment Staying Healthy Viruses are microscopic organisms that vary from simple to highly complex.[...]
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New primary care physician in Seaside

            Dr. Ryan Boone joins CMH Medical Group – Seaside Board-certified physician Dr. Ryan Boone joined CMH Medical Group – Seaside as the first primary care provider in that location at the end of March 2020.  Dr. Boone previously practiced family medicine in Pueblo, Colorado,[...]
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Free online childbirth education available through May

Classes offered online as coronavirus precaution Pregnant mothers are encouraged to take childbirth education classes prior to giving birth at CMH. As a precaution during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, CMH and North Star Doula are offering FREE online childbirth education that is available through May 31, 2020. The in-person classes[...]
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Local art featured in Seaside Clinic

Art by several South Clatsop County artists plays a large part in creating the healing environment in the new CMH Medical Group — Seaside, which opened in mid-February, 2020. These commissioned pieces reflect the spirit of the community and CMH’s person-centered values. One of the artists, Seaside resident Kyla Sjogren,[...]
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CMH welcomes podiatrist to Seaside Clinic

Adam Bingham, DPM joins CMH Medical Group – Seaside Dr. Adam Bingham, podiatrist, joined the CMH Medical Group – Seaside in March 2020.  Dr. Bingham previously worked in a hospital-based surgical practice at Avera St. Anthony’s Multispecialty Hospital in O’Neill, Nebraska.  He earned his doctor of podiatric medicine degree from[...]
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Welcome new pediatrician

Dr. Kelly Peekstok joins CMH Pediatric Clinic Dr. Kelly Peekstok began working at CMH as a temporary physician in the Pediatric Clinic in November 2019. She accepted a full-time, permanent position here in February 2020. Dr. Peekstok joined us from Goryeb Children’s Hospital and Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, New[...]
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Pulmonary Rehab Week

National awareness week runs March 8-14, 2020 March 8, 2020 By Anne Messina-Foster, RRT, COPD Educator, CMH Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab It’s National Pulmonary Rehab Week! You might be thinking, “What is Pulmonary Rehab?” Pulmonary Rehab (PR) is an outpatient, monitored and supervised exercise program for folks who struggle with[...]
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Assistance League receives donation from caregiver, CMH

School Activities Scholarship Program helps students pay for extracurricular activities By Sarah Bello, Marketing & Communications Coordinator A local student involved in Future Farmers of America had a dilemma. He needed an official FFA jacket and tie for events, but his family couldn’t afford them. They contacted the Assistance League[...]
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What is PFAC?

Patient Family Advisory Council meets monthly at CMH By Kristen Moss, Patient Experience Manager You’ve probably heard about our Patient Family Advisory Council. But what exactly is it? PFAC is our Patient Family Advisory Council. The council gives us the patients’ opinions, ideas and feedback so we can improve CMH[...]
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2020 Community Baby Shower in Astoria

North Star Doula Service LLC and Columbia Memorial Hospital have teamed up to host a community baby shower. The shower was originally scheduled for May 8, 2020, but has been postponed as a coronavirus precaution. More info about a rescheduled date will be available soon. If you’ve had a baby[...]
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