Show of hands—who’s frustrated by Obamacare.  I thought so.  Don’t you feel like we were all left out of the process?  Wouldn’t it be nice if somehow we had a voice in how health care is administered in the Yakima Valley?

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Perhaps you can. Memorial Family of Services is seeking community members to volunteer for the Patient Family Advisory Council to provide such a voice .   The Patient Family Advisory Council is composed of community members and Memorial employees who meet once a month to evaluate policies, programs and practices to help improve patient and family satisfaction.

Council members discuss issues that matter to the entire community, from visitor policies to care programs, and serve as a vital link between Memorial and the community.

For more information or to apply to be a member of the Patient Family Advisory Council, please visit or call Lori Murray at (509) 249-5175 or Laura Kinney at (509) 574-5802. All members must be at least 18 years of age. Bilingual individuals are encouraged to apply.