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

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

Hospital Pricing – Frequently Asked Questions.

Effective Jan. 1, all hospitals are now required to publish standard price lists for thousands of pharmaceutical drugs, medical supplies, procedures and tests. The new rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requires hospitals to make the data searchable and update it annually or as needed. Known...Read More