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[...]
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.
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[...]
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[...]
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.
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]