Dr. Rhonda V. Edison has joined Community Health of Central Washington and will work out of CHCW’s Ellensburg Clinic. She holds a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and has more than 20 years of experience in medical care.

Virginia Mason Memorial has added several caregivers recently.

Dr. Mindy Udell is a new primary care provider at Family Medicine of Yakima. She attended medical school at the University of Washington School of Medicine and served a family medicine residency at Central Washington Family Medicine in Yakima.

Dr. Zachary Diiulio is a new hospitalist at Virginia Mason Memorial hospital. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.

Dr. Andrew Davenport has joined the staff at Yakima Ear, Nose and Throat. He received a degree in osteopathic medicine from Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate, Tenn.

Dr. Alexander Ho is a new primary care provider at Virginia Mason Memorial’s Cornerstone Medicine. He attended medical school at St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies.

Robert Lamb, RN, recently achieved national board certification in wound management. This certification is achieved through a rigorous process by the American Board of Wound Management. Lamb, a lifelong Yakima resident, works at the Yakima County jail.


The Energy Northwest Executive Board elected officers at its public meeting last week in Chelan. Sid Morrison of Zillah will remain chairman. Morrison has served on the executive board since 2001. He served in the state House of Representatives from 1966-74, the state Senate from 1974-80 and the U.S. House of Representatives from 1980-92 and also was longtime state secretary of transportation.

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