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Medical and Health Care Services

Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center
offers the area’s only open-heart surgery program and has cardiac services that are nationally recognized for excellence. Utilizing state-of-the-art technology, services available include Level III trauma designation with 24-hour emergency care; elective and emergency heart care; and surgical services that include open heart, orthopedic and neurosurgery; as well as same day surgery. Advanced medical services include on-site magnetic resonance imaging, treatment for sleep disorders, and the area’s only hospital-based nursing home. or (509) 575-5000

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital 
is a non-profit hospital, offering comprehensive medical and surgical care through 300 primary care and specialty physicians, as well as 1,400 skilled nurses, therapists, technicians and other health care and business professionals.

Trusted medical and surgical care teamed with advanced technology provides Memorial patients with modern and immediate attention to acute medical needs. Our 225-bed not-for-profit campus hospital serves more than 130,000 patients annually.

Memorial is home to the following Centers of Excellence: Cancer Care, Heart Care, Childrens Services, Family Birthplace, Hospice and Home Care, Orthopaedics, Mental Health, Sleep Center at Memorial, Womens Services, Wound Care and Work Injury. A full list of Memorials services can be found at

Unlike health care systems owned by for-profit companies that return profit to stockholders, Memorial is a not-for-profit organization with a charitable purpose. Memorial Hospital was founded in 1950 by a group of local citizens. As a not-for-profit hospital any money remaining after expenses have been paid is reinvested in health care. That money stays in the community to purchase needed medical equipment and support health education and other community health or (509) 575-8000

Children’s Village is a facility that serves children with special health care or developmental needs and their families. Children's Village is a family centered organization and aims to meet the needs of each individual family.

North Star Lodge Cancer Center offers compassionate and comprehensive outpatient care and is fully equipped with the latest technology.

‘Ohana Memorial’s Mammography Center provides women with a caring and collaborative approach to health, bringing together the latest technology and expertise in breast care.

Community Health of Central Washington (CHCW) is a non-profit organization providing high quality, affordable primary health care, dental and mental health services to more than 30,000 people annually through five locations: Central Washington Family Medicine, Yakima Pediatric Associates, Community Health of Central Washington – Ellensburg, Ellensburg Dental Clinic, and the Naches Medical Clinic. Additional health programs include: Central Washington Family Residency Program, Senior and Residential Care (SRCare), Senior Smiles, and Pediatric Hospitalist Service. Our patients receive preventive services, care for acute and chronic illness, and care in our clinics, hospitals and other sites. We provide prenatal and obstetric services in Yakima and Kittitas Counties. For more information, visit or (509) 494-6700

Toppenish Community Hospital
provides general medical and surgical care for inpatients and outpatients, and emergency room services. It is a JCAHO Accredited Hospital licensed for 64 beds. or (509) 865-3105

Sunnyside Community Hospital is a critical access hospital with a 24-hour emergency room, four-bed ICU, medical surgical floor, family birth center, operating rooms, laboratory and diagnostic imaging, and other services including respiratory therapy, pharmacy and registered dietician. The hospital is a private, not-for-profit facility. or (509) 837-1500

Yakima Dialysis Center-DaVita provides dialysis services to individuals with chronic renal failure who require life-sustaining medical support. or (800) 424-6589

Veterans Administration Medical Center operates the Yakima Outpatient Clinic providing primary medical care with full-time staff; and the Yakima Mental Health Outreach Clinic. or (509) 966-0199

The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic provides comprehensive medical, dental and social services. Facilities include Yakima Medical/Dental Clinic, Women’s Health Network, Valley Women’s Health, Behavioral Health Services, and two mobile clinics offering medical or dental care. or (509) 865-5898

Yakima Neighborhood Health Services targets health services for homeless families and individuals in Yakima and partners throughout the health and social service community. or (509) 454-4143

Healthy Families Yakima
is working to saturate Yakima Valley with education and resources to promote healthy relationships and marriages, and to foster responsible fatherhood. or (509) 452-1519

Central Washington Comprehensive Mental Health
provides consultation and direct services to residential facilities including nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Critical Incident Stress Debriefing services are available to any business, school or organization that has experienced a traumatic event. Specialized services are developed, staffed and provided to address the needs of each client group served  (509) 575-4200

Wellness House is dedicated to kindness and compassion, providing support and education services for individuals with cancer and other life-challenging illness. It offers more than 30 individual support groups each month. All of the services are provided free of charge to families, friends and the community. (509) 575-6686 or

Aging and Long Term Care Yakima
has many assisted living and specialized environment care centers offering multiple levels of service. or (509) 469-0500

Alcohol and drug treatment programs
in greater Yakima are recognized as some of the most innovative and effective in the nation, offering a complete range of treatment modalities. They include:

Barth & Associates     
(877) 457-5657

Merit Resource Services                     
 (509) 469-9366

Sundown M Ranch    
 (509) 457-0990

Triumph Treatment Services    
 (509) 248-1800