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By Laurel Rogers
COVID-19 Patient Receives Home-based Hospital Care
When Terri Miller took a COVID-19 test in order to travel to Maui, she got the surprise of her life. She tested positive, despite having no symptoms.
Connecting Heart to Heart
The healing, hope and wholeness Adventist Health strives to inspire often touches the hearts of the communities it serves. Sometimes that touch is literal, and patients find their physical hearts healed along with their spirits.
ER Navigators Bring God's Love to Slavic Community
The Portland, Ore., metropolitan area is home to one of the largest Slavic communities in the country, yet this community has been underserved by health care in the area. Thanks to Adventist Health Portland, that’s changing.
Rockwood Adventurers Camp In
Rockwood Church’s Adventurer Club leader Emiley Kelley came up with a creative way to take her club camping during the spring without hassling with unpredictable weather. Instead of heading to the woods or the beach, the Rockwood club had a family...
Healing a Big Heart
Miriam Salvador has always had a big heart for her heritage and culture. A resident of the Acoma Reservation in northwestern New Mexico, Salvador spends her free time sewing, designing Indian art and making traditional clothing. As an outpouring o...
Adventist Health Portland Inspires High School Students
High school students in Portland, Ore., are getting a firsthand look at health care careers thanks to the innovative Student Healthcare Leaders program developed by Terry Johnsson, Adventist Health’s Pacific Northwest Region executive director of ...
Pathfinder Teens Create, Lead Sports Camp
Three teen Pathfinders from Pleasant Valley Church (PVC) in Happy Valley, Ore., took their vision for using a free sports camp as a way to reach their community for Christ and brought it to reality June 21–23, 2017.
WWGH Welcomes Medical Students
Northwest Adventists have a long history of providing quality higher education in southeast Washington. Walla Walla General Hospital (WWGH) has joined that educational legacy by providing clinical education for third-year medical students from the...
Heart Month Gets a Positive Beat
Adventist Health’s Northwest Region celebrated Heart Month in February with special events, podcasts and information that encouraged heart-healthy habits.
Portland Families Form Adventist Home-School Network
Almost every home-school family has heard one oft-repeated question: “But what about socialization?” It’s a common concern among those more accustomed to traditional classroom education, but it’s proven no setback for a number of Adventist familie...