Lower Valley Specialty Center clinic now open
“Johnson believes that background helped fuel his dreams of becoming a doctor serving people who have struggles or limited access to health care. He signed up for UW’s Targeted Rural Underserved Track program, which assigned him to regular clinical training at the Newport Community Hospital and adjacent family clinic. Virginia Mason Memorial, along with our partner Virginia Mason Medical Center, is delighted to bring quality, specialty care to residents of the Lower Valley,” said Russ Myers, CEO of Virginia Mason Memorial.
PeaceHealth, ACLU settle transgender lawsuit
Vancouver-based PeaceHealth and the ACLU of Washington have settled a lawsuit involving coverage of transgender health care services under PeaceHealth’s employee medical plan, PeaceHealth announced.