What's New at KVH  

Increased Flu Activity Prompts Masking Requirements at KVH

Increased influenza activity in Kittitas County has prompted the release of a health order by Kittitas County Public Health Department. The health order directs Kittitas Valley Healthcare to activate its Influenza Control Plan. Click here for more. 

Joan Baird Glover to Resign from KVH Board of Commissioners

Following 19 years of service, Joan Baird Glover will resign her position on the Board of Commissioners. Joan first took office on January 1, 1996. She will have completed exactly nineteen years of service when she resigns on December 31, 2014. Click here for more. 

Healthier Holiday Desserts Event Set for December 9

Using substitutes for sugar and fats can offer a healthier alternative to traditional holiday recipes. Join us to learn how - and to try dessert samples! Click here for more. 

KVH Formalizes Preparation for Ebola Virus Disease

Though the risk of a patient being diagnosed with Ebola in Kittitas County is very low, KVH began formalizing preparation for the disease on October 21. By November 12, 351 employees had been trained. Click here for more. 

KVH Enhances Telemedicine Capabilities for Stroke Consultations

Beginning this month, telemedicine consultations for patients with symptoms of stroke may include a video consultation. Visual examinations are extremely important when considering a stroke diagnosis. Click here to learn more. 

KVH Hospital Recognized as Top 20 Hospital at Annual Critical Access Hospital Conference

KVH Hospital was recognized as a Top 20 critical access hospital nationwide at the National Rural Healthcare Association annual conference. Click here for more. 

Share Your Story for Upcoming KVH Hospital Anniversary

Kittitas Valley Healthcare is seeking story ideas as it prepares for the 50th anniversary of KVH Hospital. For more information, click here. 

KVH Hospital Introduces Patient Portal

Inpatients, observation patients, and most surgical outptients are now able to access a summary of their care online.  View the press release or sign up or sign in. 

KVH Announces New Brand Identity

A new name for the organization, the hospital, and each of the clinics and specialty services that are part of Kittitas Valley Healthcare.  To learn more about the new KVH brand identity, click here.