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Recruiting Caring Hearts

Study Examines Heart Disease Differences Among the Sexes ASTORIA, Ore. – Heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death for women. But much of our knowledge about heart disease comes from research done with men. Join Dr. Diana Rinkevich and the CMH/OHSU Cardiology Clinic in their efforts to better[...]
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Health Compass, Winter 2017

Health Compass, Winter 2017 CMH Health Compass is a quarterly journal of wellness and good healthcare. The Winter 2017 issue of the CMH Health Compass includes: CMH in the community Protect health care for future generations And more Read the Winter 2017 CMH Health Compass.
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CMH Foundation Reaches $3M Goal

Donors Support Shared Vision for Local Cancer Care ASTORIA, Ore. – Columbia Memorial Hospital Foundation’s biggest ever fundraising campaign has raised $3 million to support the CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Center. “Campaigns like this strengthen communities by bringing focus and unity to a shared vision. We are building a stronger hospital[...]
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CMH Caregivers Earn Honors

Nurse Kendra Gohl Named a March of Dimes Nurse of the Year ASTORIA, Ore. – For the second year in a row, a nurse from Columbia Memorial Hospital (CMH) has been honored with a Nurse of the Year Award by the March of Dimes. Nurse and certified infection preventionist Kendra[...]
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Health Compass, Fall 2016

Health Compass, Fall 2016 CMH Health Compass is a quarterly journal of wellness and good healthcare. The Fall 2016 issue of the CMH Health Compass includes: CMH in the community Protect health care for future generations And more Read the Fall 2016 CMH Health Compass.
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Drug Take-Back Program

CMH and CCO partner to reduce public harm from unused medications ASTORIA, Ore. – Unused medications have become a public health and environmental health issue in recent years. Prior to a regulation change by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency in late 2014, police departments were the only drop-off locations for[...]
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Hospital Donors and Leaders Make a Difference

CMH Foundation Hosts First Tribute to Giving To Thank Donors ASTORIA, Ore. – The Columbia Memorial Hospital Foundation thanked its donors Thursday evening through a tribute to giving. The guests were entertained by a rousing chorus of opera and show tunes by the renowned group of entertainers known as The[...]
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Construction Begins on New Cancer Center

CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Collaborative Breaks Ground in Astoria ASTORIA, Ore. – Teamwork and collaboration among competitors was the resounding theme at the groundbreaking ceremony for a new cancer care center. The crowd of more than 250 people cheered as the CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Collaboration broke ground on the 19,000-square-foot comprehensive[...]
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Kia Teams Up with CMH to Fight Cancer

CMH Cleans Up at Relay for Life Fundraiser Astoria, Ore. – Warrenton Kia donated $800 to Columbia Memorial Hospital’s Relay for Life team. Kia hosted a fundraising car wash on June 25, during which CMH caregivers and their families scrubbed and buffed cars. With donations from grateful drivers, the team[...]
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