News and Events

Three New Medical Providers Join Columbia Valley Community Health

The Growing Health Care Clinic adds Three Providers to its Family Practice

Tuesday, September 15, 2015: Wenatchee, WA:  Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) welcomes three new providers to its family medical team.  Dr. Scott Lamb, Karen Kadas, and Dr. Richard Beukema are all…

New Faces at Columbia Valley Community Health

Growing Health Clinic Hires a new Recruiter and Patient Access Manager

Wednesday, September 16, 2015: Wenatchee, WA:  Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) announces new additions to its administrative and operations teams: Lisa Schiefelbein, HR Recruiter, and Ruben Betancourt, Patient Access Manager…

New Director and Providers Join Behavioral Health Program

Integrated Health Clinic adds three new providers to meet the growing need for behavioral health services

Monday, September 28, 2015: Wenatchee, WA:  Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) is pleased to announce that it has hired three new providers for its behavioral health services team…

The Washington State Department of Health will suspend certain services starting July 1 in the unlikely event the Legislature does not enact state budgets by June 30, 2015. The Department of Health (DOH) and the Health Care Authority sent out notices to stakeholders…

In March 2015, CVCH leadership visited elected officials in Washington D.C. Not long thereafter, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation to continue mandatory funding for health centers in an overwhelming bi-partisan majority vote (392-37). On April 14, 2015, the Senate also voted overwhelmingly to pass HR 2, which includes $7.2 billion in mandatory funding for the Health Centers…

Chelan Advocate Discuss Health Center Funding Cliff with Congressional Leaders

Tuesday, March 24, 2015: Chelan, WA: Last week, thousands of health center advocates gathered in Washington D.C. for the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)…

In March, CVCH CEO Patrick Bucknum, Director of Planning & Development Andy Stewart, and two CVCH board members travelled to Washington D.C. for the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) Policy and Issues Forum. In addition to celebrating the 50th anniversary of…