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MultiCare helps lead the way in detecting heart defects in newborns

Posted on Feb. 7, 2015 ( comments)

A quick and painless test pioneered at MultiCare is helping to detect heart defects in newborns — and to shape national policy.

Oldest nurse in U.S. still going strong at Tacoma General

Posted on May. 8, 2014 ( comments)

The nation's oldest nurse, MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital Surgical Services staff nurse, SeeSee Rigney, RN, is celebrating her 89th birthday. In honor of SeeSee's nearly seven-decade commitment to nursing we share her story.

Physician Leaders

MultiCare honors legacy of 5 physician leaders in Tacoma

Posted on Mar. 28, 2014 ( comments)

If you walk past the new Rainier Pavilion expansion across the street from Wright Park, you might notice five faces on the building’s pillars.

As part of the tower's grand opening festivities, MultiCare Health System honored five physicians who have made a difference in the community.

Kathleen Merryman

Tacoma newspaper columnist documenting her journey with cancer

Posted on Mar. 24, 2014 ( comments)

Longtime and much-loved Tacoma newspaper columnist Kathleen Merryman, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in December, is documenting her treatment in a series of stories.

10 tips to manage seasonal allergies in the Pacific Northwest

Posted on Mar. 19, 2014 ( comments)

Seasonal allergies have brought runny noses and itchy eyes to Western Washington. To find relief, we sought tips from Dr. Lawrence Larson, a board-certified allergy/immunology specialist.

Students donate toys that will become treasures for kids with cancer

Posted on Mar. 18, 2014 ( comments)
Mt View Elementary School toy donation to Mary Bridge
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Girls who give back: Sisters have raised $65,000 for Mary Bridge

Posted on Mar. 17, 2014 ( comments)
A girl who needed heart surgery as a baby is now 12 years old, and she’s giving back to the hospital that saved her life. She's raised more than $65,000 for Mary Bridge.

Incredible journey: 22 babies move into expanded NICU in Tacoma

Posted on Mar. 5, 2014 ( comments)

The girl who raised the 12th Man flag and lifted a community

Posted on Feb. 5, 2014 ( comments)

Monkeyshines hidden glass art found on MultiCare campus in Tacoma

Posted on Feb. 5, 2014 ( comments)
Lead groundskeeper Greg Allen found this 12th Man glass token hidden in a planter. The glass art is related to the annual Monkeyshines festivities, in which handmade glass art is hidden around Tacoma on Chinese New Year.