Providence St. Peter Hospital achieves MSC certification for sustainable, wild-caught seafood

Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA, has announced that it is the first hospital in the Providence Health Care System, and the second hospital in North America, to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Chain of Custody certification for sustainable, wild-caught seafood. MSC certification ensures that seafood products bearing the blue MSC ecolabel are fully…

A DOULA WHAT?!

Local Agency Has Positive Impact On Labor And Postpartum Experiences As a society, we’ve advanced in technology and medicine that has in fact improved medical outcomes for pregnant women and their babies. We know more today than we ever have about pregnancy and birth. Partners are widely accepted in birthing rooms and a hands on…

Hypnosis, Will It Work For You?

Will hypnosis work for you? Come to a FREE Introduction class and find out. The next class will be on May 27th from 5:00 to 6:30 pm at the Lacey Timberland Library located at 500 College Street SE, Lacey. You will learn about hypnosis and its many uses and experience a hypnotic trance. This class is taught by Michael Brouillette, MA, LFMTA,…

YWCA Spring Into Action: Mission Showcase

You’re invited to become part of a very special evening of mission engagement as we present interactive program exhibits that allow YOU to experience our efforts to eliminate racial & gender inequity and advance the social & economic status of all women and girls.  Each interactive exhibit is created and staffed by program participants and includes an activity for our…

2015 Health Care Champions Announced

Partnering with the Thurston-Mason County Medical Society, the Thurston County Chamber is proud to announce the 2015 Health Care Champions: Community Impact Award – Don Sloma Safety Net Award – Tim’s Pharmacy Professional Leadership – Patrick Halpin, MD Innovation in Rural Medicine – Mark Schlauderaff, MD The Health Care Champion awards were established to recognize…