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Mid-Columbia Medical Center

A Designated Planetree Patient-Centered Hospital

Welcome to Mid-Columbia Medical Center, a 49-bed hospital in The Dalles, Oregon, known internationally as a model for how true whole-person care can be lived, demonstrated and delivered throughout an entire organization.

We have dedicated our mission to humanizing, personalizing and demsytifying the healthcare experience for patients, families and our community. All of our programs and activities are designed around the goal of addressing the biological, social, environmental, intellectual and spiritual needs of those we serve.

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Recent Events at MCMC

Mar 11, 2014 Keeping Kids Fit & Fierce
Miriam McDonell, MD

Keeping Kids Fit & Fierce

Date: Tuesday, Mar 11, 2014
Location: Deschutes Room at Water's Edge, 7pm-8:30pm

The good news is our kids watch everything we do - the bad news is they watch everything we do. How do we raise our kids to be healthy and fit both physically and mentally? Miriam McDonell, MD at the Healthy Weight & Treatment Center and board certified in bariatric medicine, discusses what parents and families can do to empower and encourage children to develop healthy behaviors that keep kids fit and fierce at every age. View All Lectures ›

At the same time for kids only: I’m Moving, I’m Learning

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Mar 06, 2014 Tradition of Compassion Philanthropy Awards

Tradition of Compassion Philanthropy Awards

2014 Award Ceremony, March 6th

The Tradition of Compassion Philanthropy Awards was created to honor our local businesses, organizations and people doing great things in our community.  The 2014 recipients will be announced at a ticketed event Thursday, March 6, 2014 at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center located at 400 E Scenic Drive, The Dalles.

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Mar 04, 2014 Acupuncture for Pain Relief
Nikol Clark, LAc

Acupuncture for Pain Relief

Planetree Health Resource Center Spring Lecture Series

Date: Tuesday, Mar 04, 2014
Location: Deschutes Room at Water's Edge

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing practices in the world. It is used to treat a wide variety of conditions by stimulating different points on the body. Research shows that acupuncture can be effective to treat a variety of pain conditions, such as headache, low-back pain, and joint pain. Nikol Clark, LAc at Water’s Edge shares the latest information on research about the use of acupuncture to prevent, treat and manage pain in a variety of conditions. View All Lectures ›

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Feb 18, 2014 Antibiotic Resistance and Your Health
Robert Pollard

Antibiotic Resistance and Your Health

Spring Lecture Series - Planetree Health Resource Library

Antibiotics are powerful drugs that save lives, but due to overuse, drug-resistant bacteria have developed that are difficult to treat with current mainstay antibiotics. When should antibiotics be used and when should they be avoided? Join Robert Pollard, BS Pharm, MHA, Director of Pharmacy at Mid-Columbia Medical Center as he discusses the safe use of antibiotics and what we can all do to prevent antibiotic resistance. View All Lectures in this Series ›

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Dec 06, 2013 18th Annual Festival of Trees

18th Annual Festival of Trees

Date: Friday, Dec 06, 2013
Location: The Dalles Civic Auditorium

The 18th annual Festival of Trees consists of a live tree auction and silent auction on Friday, Dec 6th (beginning at 6PM, 21 and over please) as well as Community Day which is free and open to people of all ages (Saturday, Dec 7th 9AM-noon). Santa will be on site for photos with the little ones! For more info or questions, call (541) 296-7275. Learn More ›

Nov 21, 2013 Confused About New Insurance Requirements?

Confused About New Insurance Requirements?

FREE Community Help Session

Do you have questions about, or need help enrolling for insurance through Cover Oregon, the state’s new health insurance marketplace?

Stop by the resource center anytime between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. or attend one of the 15-minute question-and-answer sessions which will begin at 10:30, 12:15 and 2:00. Sessions will be offered in English and Spanish.

Questions? please call us at 541-296-8444.