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National Volunteer Week: celebrating MultiCare volunteers

Posted on Apr. 21, 2021 ( comments)

This week marks seven days of appreciation for the hundreds of team members who donate their time and talent to MultiCare – it’s National Volunteer Week.

Celebrating the dedication and compassion of volunteers at Mary Bridge Children’s

Posted on Apr. 20, 2021 ( comments)

This week marks seven days of appreciation for the hundreds of unofficial team members that donate their time and talents to Mary Bridge Children’s – it’s National Volunteer Week.

The plan to eliminate barriers and provide 23,000 COVID-19 vaccines

Posted on Mar. 23, 2021 ( comments)
The COVID-19 pandemic, and especially vaccine distribution, continues to underscore health disparities. 

A beloved nurse mentor passes: Family and coworkers honor his legacy

Posted on Mar. 18, 2021 ( comments)
In honor of Adrian Abada, RN, a beloved mentor and nurse at MultiCare Auburn Medical Center for 17 years, Abada's family donated $5,000 through MultiCare South King Health Foundation toward MultiCare’s Code Lavender program, as well as two carloads of potato chips, the “Chip King’s” favorite snack, to share with his coworkers.

Dr. Uma Krishnan is a champion for women’s heart health

Posted on Feb. 26, 2021 ( comments)
In February, hearts rule. While the shape immediately calls to mind all things Valentine’s Day, the second month of the year is also a time when the United States spotlights the risks of cardiovascular disease and prevention.

Black History Month and beyond: Tackling health care disparities

Posted on Feb. 19, 2021 ( comments)

Defying all odds: Ollie’s incredible journey

Posted on Feb. 17, 2021 ( comments)
Six years after Oliver Strode was abandoned as an infant at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital, Ollie is a happy-go-lucky boy who is now in kindergarten and loves Paw Patrol, basketball and his siblings.

Thirty days spent on ECMO: Ollie’s incredible journey

Posted on Feb. 14, 2021 ( comments)
Less than two years after Oliver Strode’s first Mary Bridge Children’s experience, he became very sick with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).

Abandoned at Mary Bridge Children’s as an infant: Ollie’s incredible journey

Posted on Feb. 11, 2021 ( comments)
Brave, tough, fighter — these words only begin to describe six-year-old Oliver “Ollie” Strode.

Mary Bridge Brigade celebrates 100-year anniversary

Posted on Feb. 10, 2021 ( comments)
For 100 years, the women of the Tacoma Orthopedic Association (TOA), now the Mary Bridge Brigade, have done just that.