Entries by Jennifer Best

New Beds Await Patients at TRH

Three Rivers Hospital is already following through on its promise to invest in the facility when voters approved a levy lid lift in August. The hospital celebrated the start of the new year with the arrival of 18 brand new patient beds, and more furniture will arrive within the next month. According to Chief Financial […]

Bats & Rabies: Taking Precautions at Home

Compiled by Jeremy Vandelac, Ancillary Manager Three Rivers Hospital Chelan and Grant counties have recently found bats infected with rabies, and Spokane County also found a rabid bat.  One of the bats in Grant County bit a person removing the cover off of a boat; it was the first known human case in Washington since […]

July is UV Safety Month!

The sun may be about 93 million miles away, but many of us are well acquainted with the damage it can do to our skin and our health in general when we’re not careful.

In honor of UV Safety Month, here are a few facts and tips to keep in mind.

April is National Donate Life Month!

Are you an organ donor? Currently, nearly 124,000 men, women and children are awaiting organ transplants in the United States, according to Donate Life America. In 2015, the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network reported that the United States set a new milestone for life-saving organ transplants, with nearly 31,000 people receiving new kidneys, livers, and other […]