Central Washington Family Medicine Residency News
Wellness Paint Party at the Ellensburg Clinic
Wellness Paint Party at the Ellensburg Clinic. Thank you to our own Chanda Festa, who led our residency and clinic personnel in a day full of paint drips, joy and laughter!
Class of 2022 Graduation
Congratulations to our Class of 2022 Residents! We had a great graduation ceremony at the beautiful Apple Tree Golf Course in Yakima. Here are all the photos. Click on the photos to enlarge them
Class of 2021 Graduation
Congratulations to our Class of 2021 Residents! We had a wonderful (and intimate) graduation ceremony at the beautiful Apple Tree Golf Course in Yakima. Here are all the photos and...
Talking Stick Ceremony 2021
The talking stick is used in many parts of the world to foster equal and fair communication. In parts of Africa, and among native peoples of the Pacific Northwest, the stick is often carved and decorated beautifully. Only the person holding the stick is allowed to...
Ice Cream Cake Social 2021
Gratefully, this year we will hold a small in person Graduation Ceremony! Regrettably, however, we are unable to include the many people who support and educate our residents in the community and clinic. To allow residents and their Clinic Teams a chance to celebrate...
Annual Program Review 2021
Annual Program Review 2021 Having a voice in residency programming is important and CWFMR is taking it seriously. Our Chief Residents, under the direction of Associate Program Director, Caitlin Hill, MD did an amazing job organizing and facilitating this all-day...
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment The program has ACGME Osteopathic Recognition, and emphasizes the four tenets of osteopathic philosophy. Eight 90-minute hands-on OMT workshops are held for both DO and MD residents during Didactics each year.
Congratulations to Paula Burlingame, the 1st Recipient of the RANCH Award!
The RANCH award is a collaborative effort between Yakima Valley Memorial (YVMH) nursing staff, community providers, and the residency program to foster a culture of communication, collaboration, and respect. RANCH stands for Residents And Nurses Creating Harmony. The...