Back-to-school shots don't have to be a drag. The Gingerbread Factory is offering a free cookie to all students under 18 who receive an immunization at Cascade Medical in August!

Diane Blake has a soft spot for the underdog. As CEO of a rural, critical-access hospital, she’s often at the front lines of sweeping policy changes in healthcare, in Olympia as well as Washington D.C.

As part of a plan to create more patient parking, Cascade Medical broke ground on a series of parking improvements this month, starting with the paving of the gravel lot on Commercial Street.

Pat Songer's first big project at Cascade Medical is to get to know everyone, all 200-plus staff members. The close-knit relationships he finds at critical access hospitals is a big reason he applied for the Chief Operating Officer post at Cascade Medical.

It’s a typical Thursday at Cascade Medical, and Nursing Director DeAnna Griggs is charging ahead, cradling a folder and her coffee mug, to her next appointment - an infection control meeting about a new partnership with University of Washington.

More than 50 women have experienced 3D mammography since its premiere at Cascade Medical in late March.

Come make a difference in Upper Valley healthcare! Join Cascade Medical’s Part-time Resident Advisory Council meeting, 10 a.m. to noon April 13, in the Arleen Blackburn Room. The group meets two Saturdays a year to learn and share ideas about how the hospital can better serve them.

Nearly 80 percent of voters in the Upper Valley supported a levy renewal that will ensure continued emergency medical services for the next six years.

Cascade Medical will ask voters to renew a levy that has supported ambulance service and emergency medical care in the Upper Valley for 30 years. Ballots for the Feb. 12 election will be mailed on Jan. 24.

Upper Valley residents can safely and anonymously dispose of unwanted medications at Cascade Medical, starting later this month.