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Bill Bialkowsky: Compassionate in crisis

Bill Bialkowsky: Compassionate in crisis

Thirty-two years ago, Bill Bialkowsky was a young father and husband living in Spokane and working a…

Weight loss surgery surge

Weight loss surgery surge

Last year at this time, Mari Shay, a registered nurse at the Rockwood Weight Loss Surgery Center in …

 Research probes sleep cycle, cancer treatment link

Research probes sleep cycle, cancer treatment link

A researcher at Washington State University Spokane is studying the way the body’s biological regu…

Focusing on hungry kids

Focusing on hungry kids

Every Thursday, a volunteer from the Spokane office of Seattle-based accounting firm Moss Adams LLP …

   Private nursing agency at home with young patients

Private nursing agency at home with young patients

Spokane Valley-based Pediatric Home Care Inc. focuses on enhancing the quality of life of medically fragile children, by helping young patients to live at home despite their needs for intensive medical intervention, says Ruth Seignemartin, administrator a…

CareUnity brings in its first chief medical officer

CareUnity brings in its first chief medical officer

CareUnity, the accountable-care organization developed two years ago by Group Health Cooperative and Providence Health Care, has hired Dr. Jeffrey Liles as its chief medical officer. …

Tax planners expecting final tweaks after election

Tax planners expecting final tweaks after election

Some tax preparers here say they’re expecting a compressed tax season as Congress likely won’t consider renewing expired tax breaks until after the Nov. 4 midterm election.…

Operation Healthy Family expands services

Operation Healthy Family expands services

Spokane faith-based nonprofit Operation Healthy Family is offering a unique blend of programs to try to help strengthen at-risk families and youth, says founder Tommy Williams Jr. …