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CMH now hiring medical assistants

MAs assist providers in CMH Medical Group clinics  08/24/2020 At CMH, we employ more than 50 medical assistants across 15+ clinics. Their duties are integral to the excellent care we provide to patients. MAs stay busy assisting the providers, preparing exam rooms, assembling patient charts, sending out appointment reminders and[...]
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Meet Mariah Matthews, CCR

Matthews is a customer care representative at CMH Mariah Matthews is a customer care representative working in the CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Collaborative. She sometimes floats to work in other departments, such as Pediatrics or the Women’s Center.  How long have you worked here? I have worked at CMH for a[...]
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‘Back to School’ in a pandemic

By Kelly Peekstock, MD, MPH Pediatrician, CMH Pediatric Clinic As I’m writing this, many families still don’t know when or if their children will be able to return to school in the fall. While you might decide to put off buying new backpacks, there are some back-to-school preparations you shouldn’t[...]
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CMH welcomes new pediatrician

Dr. Emily Pirmann joins Pediatric Clinic Please join us in welcoming pediatrician Dr. Emily Pirmann to our Pediatric Clinic. Dr. Pirmann earned her doctor of osteopathic medicine and master of public health degrees from Touro University California. She completed a pediatric residency at Oklahoma State University Medical Center in Tulsa.[...]
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CMH Rehabilitation offers Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy

Regain your vitality with CMH Rehabilitation Services At CMH Rehabilitation, it’s our goal to ensure our clients are taken care of and receive the Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy services they need. Our therapists work full-time, and many precautions have been put into place to provide a safe and healthy[...]
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New primary care physician in Warrenton

Dr. Faith Kayes joins Warrenton Primary Care Clinic Please join us in welcoming Faith Kayes, MD, PharmD to our Warrenton Primary Care Clinic.  Dr. Kayes earned her medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine – Columbia. She also holds a doctor of pharmacy degree from Creighton University[...]
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CMH adding Critical Care intensivist services

Use of robot facilitates OHSU collaboration CMH is adding Critical Care intensivist services to the team of staff who provides care to patients in our Critical Care department.  During a patient’s stay, a CMH hospitalist will collaborate with an intensive care specialist, or intensivist, located at Oregon Health & Science[...]
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Sharing our caregivers’ Pandemic Perspectives

What it’s like to work at a hospital during a pandemic By Kristen Moss, Patient Experience Manager Our caregivers have been called heroes and essential workers during the coronavirus pandemic. The truth is, most caregivers don’t feel like heroes or even think they are doing something extraordinary. “This is just[...]
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Environmental Services at CMH

Behind the scenes With Del DeSart, Environmental Services (EVS) Manager More times than anyone wants to admit, those who do a great deal of the infection control in a hospital slip through the cracks of recognition. The caregivers who help keep us safe quietly work in the background, both day[...]
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Cancer care during COVID-19

CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Collaborative By Dr. Amrita Desai, Medical Oncologist and Medical Director of Oncology Your team at the Cancer Center understands how challenging it is to balance your need for cancer care and emotional support against the risks of the COVID-19 pandemic. You and your caregivers are often encouraged[...]
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