Visitor Policy Update

MCMC is experiencing an increase in COVID-19 cases in our community. This not only impacts available hospital beds, it also leads to staffing shortages. It is critical that we all do our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in our community by wearing masks, social distancing and getting vaccines/boosters....Read More

A Note From Dennis Knox

Today is the first day of Nurses Week, which is celebrated May 6-12 each year by hospitals across the country to recognize and show appreciation for the vital role of nurses in the healthcare setting and in the community. It’s impossible to overstate the critical role nurses play in the...Read More
MCMC Nurses Week

MCMC Appoints Jayme Thompson-Mason Chief Nursing Officer

Mid-Columbia Medical Center has appointed nursing leader Jayme Thompson-Mason, RN, as chief nursing officer, effective immediately. In her new role, Thompson-Mason will oversee quality and safety initiatives, patient care delivery models, strategic and operational planning for nursing services, as well as clinical education, and development for 205 nurses across the...Read More
Jayme Thompson-Mason - MCMC Chief Nursing Officer

A Note from Dennis: Happy Doctor’s Day!

Today is National Doctors Day, a day to recognize the contributions physicians make to their patients and their communities. At MCMC, the unwavering commitment, perseverance and professionalism of our medical staff does not go unnoticed. I am personally grateful for the dedication of all of our physician and advanced practice...Read More
MCMC - National Doctors Day

February is Heart Month

You are never too young or too old to focus on taking care of your heart. Your heart pumps blood through your body delivering oxygen and nutrients to your cells. That’s why a healthy heart is central to overall good health. In honor of American Heart Month, here are seven...Read More

A Note from Dennis Knox

Welcome to MCMC, Cardiologist David Johnson, MD, FACC Heart Month is celebrated in the United States every February to help educate Americans on facts about heart disease and the importance of a heart-healthy lifestyle. This is MCMC’s first year celebrating Heart Month since announcing our cardiology partnership with Adventist Health...Read More
Dennis Knox - MCMC CEO

Rural Health Care Oregonian Article

Thank you, The Oregonian, for telling the story of rural health care and the daily struggles during the pandemic. This is a great article on our incredibly talented team. https://www.oregonlive.com/coronavirus/2022/02/as-omicron-recedes-in-oregon-this-small-hospital-treats-record-number-of-coronavirus-patients.html...Read More