Press Releases

KVH Urgent Care moves to new location

KVH Urgent Care – Cle Elum is moving to their new location on Monday, January 8, 2018.  In order to provide uninterrupted coverage for our patients services will cease at their current location at 201 Alpha Way in Cle Elum at 10:00 p.m. on January 7 and will resume at 10:00 a.m. on January 8 […]

New Facility Plan Emerges from 2018-2020 Strategic Plan

Recent strategic planning and two recent property purchases have KVH adjusting its 2016 master site facilities plan.  In mid-2017, KVH purchased the 22,000 square foot former Royal Vista skilled nursing facility. More recently, the public hospital district acquired the 36,000 square foot three-story building near Super 1 and Rite Aid. The KVH Board of Commissioners […]

KVH Urgent Care – Cle Elum to Expand Hours

Beginning Sunday, January 8, KVH Urgent Care – Cle Elum will expand to 12 hours of daily operation, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Over the past several years the urgent care has been open for eight hours on weekdays and 15 hours on weekends, for a total of 70 hours per week.  The new […]

Applicants Sought for Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 Board of Commissioners

The Board of Commissioners for Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 is seeking applicants for a vacant position. Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 is the governing body for Kittitas Valley Healthcare, which provides service to Kittitas County through its hospital facility in Ellensburg and outpatient clinics and specialty services in Ellensburg and Cle Elum. […]

Michael Smith to chair Board of Commissioners

llensburg resident Michael Smith will continue to serve as President of the Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 Board of Commissioners during the 2014 calendar year.  The position, which rotates among five publicly elected board members, was also held by Smith in 2012 and 2013.   The position of Vice President will be held […]

Increased influenza activity prompts masking requirements

Increased influenza activity in Kittitas County has prompted the release of a health order by Kittitas County Public Health Department.  In response to this health order, KVCH has activated its Influenza Control Plan.The KVCH Influenza Control Plan contains measures to protect patients and employees during periods of increased influenza activity.  Included in the Influenza Control […]

Michael Smith to chair 2012 Board of Commissioners

Ellensburg resident Michael Smith will serve as president of Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 1 Board of Commissioners for the 2012 calendar year. The position, which rotates among five publicly elected board members, was most recently held by Joan Baird Glover.