Yakima Heart Center


Food Donations - March 11, 2014

Yakima Heart Center employees raised over 500lbs of food and donated it to the Union Gospel Mission, Rod's House and The Keith Camille Jonas Yakima Homeless Coalition... Read More »

Yakima Heart Center and Memorial launch new website - April 04, 2013

The Yakima Heart Center and Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital have launched a new joint website called YakimaHeart.com. The site offers expertise on a number of cardiac issues facing our valley. It is intended to help patients better understand how treating cardiac disease can directly benefit patient's every day lives. Key words such as "Beat," "Flow," and "Recover," highlight topics central to cardiac disease. Interactive tools engage patients with online quizzes to determine risk factors ... Read More »

Yakima Heart Center Welcomes Bharat Keshavaprasad, MD, and Ranae M. Ratkovec, MD. - November 16, 2012

YAKIMA-The Yakima Heart Center (YHC) welcomes two new cardiologists to their independent cardiology practice; Bharat Keshavaprasad, MD, and Ranae M. Ratkovec, MD. Dr. Keshavaprasad went to medical school in Bangalore, India and studied specialized cardiac medicine at some of the top medical institutions in the United States. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT, in 2008. He went on to complete a cardiology fellowship at State University ... Read More »

Thanks, from heart - October 06, 2012

10/06/12 Letters to the Editor YAKIMA HERALD-REPUBLIC To the editor - I want to thank Lisa Apple, Lisa Ryals, Janella Thorndike and Michelle Hubert at the Yakima Heart Center. During the stress test on my heart, they were very thoguhtful and considerate of my nervousness. I strongly recommend them. Even through a power outage when the room was very dark, at least one of them never left my side. Thanks again, ladies. JIM RAUGHT Yakima... Read More »

Yakima Heart Center Partners with Memorial Hospital - October 02, 2012

By Adam Beck, Reporter KNDO/KNDU YAKIMA, Wash.-- For the first time in 40 years, the Yakima Heart Center is partnering with Memorial Hospital to provide care. The center previously worked independently of both Memorial and Yakima Regional Hospitals, but the new healthcare law forced the center to pool their resources with Memorial. The hospital now has a presence in the heart center building. Officials say the change was a good move for the community. "We are not employed by them... we're not ... Read More »

Heart Center Making Some Changes in Reception Area

Heart Center Making Some Changes in Reception Area - September 21, 2012

By Erick Peterson Yakima Valley Business Times (Sept 21 - Oct 5, 2012) A $200,000 renovation of the Yakima Heart Center to create a new reception area is the latest effort to cement a partnership with Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. Back in June, YHC issued a letter explaining the partnership with Memorial. The clinic, which has existed for 40 years as Yakima's only independent cardiac medical group, had worked with both Memorial and Yakima Regional Medical Cardiac Center. The new partnership ... Read More »

Yakima Heart Center Welcomes Dao Pham M.D.

Yakima Heart Center Welcomes Dao Pham M.D. - September 12, 2012

Welcome! The Yakima Heart Center would like to welcome Dao Gia Pham, MD, a cardiologist specializing in Cardiac Electrophysiology or "EP". EP is the diagnosis and treament of heart rhythm disorders. New advances in the field of EP have resulted in more specialized treatments to identify and correct heart rhythm problems. For nearly 25 years, patients have had to travel out of town to recieve these types of corrective procedures. Thanks to a recent partnership between the Yakima Heart Center ... Read More »

Yakima Heart Center 'aligns' with Memorial Hospital - August 22, 2012

BY MOLLY ROSBACH YAKIMA HERALD-REPUBLIC YAKIMA, Wash. -- After almost 40 years as an independent cardiology center -- the only one in town -- the Yakima Heart Center on Monday announced a new partnership with Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. The "alignment," as Heart Center medical director Dr. Roger Vielbig calls it, means that while the Heart Center leases the building from Memorial, the hospital will own the equipment used for nuclear imaging, echocardiography, diagnostics and several other ... Read More »

Happy outcomes - June 09, 2012

06/09/12 Letters to the Editor YAKIMA HERALD-REPUBLIC To the editor -- After I could read the May 24 letter, "Cheers for life saved," without crying, I shared it with another "shipmate," whose profile fit it even better than did mine. Although we were served in different venues, our gratitude to those men and women who have given so much of themselves, on our behalf, goes far beyond the applause they receive. To those who cared for me at Memorial Hospital (June 2011) and at Regional Medical ... Read More »

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