News

Health clinic leaders chosen

New board members of Volunteers in Medicine of the Olympics are Dan Gase, co-owner of Coldwell Banker Uptown Realty; Rob Tulloch, attorney with Greenaway, Gay & Tulloch; Jen Gouge, director of the medical assistant program at Peninsula College; James Geren, M.D., Olympic Medical Center hospitalist; Jim Leskinovich, OMC commissioner; and Joan Irwin, retired Boeing accountant.

Board officers are Patty Hannah, president; Craig Johnson, vice president; Kathy Brown, past president; and Joan Irwin, treasurer. Judith Morris is the nonboard volunteer secretary.

Volunteers in Medicine of the Olympics provides primary medical and mental health care services to uninsured adults on the Olympic Peninsula who do not have access to health care. Since the VIMO free clinic opened in July 2005, it has served more than 2,000 patients.

The clinic, at 909 Georgiana St., Port Angeles, has a part-time staff and volunteers. Appointments can be made by calling 457-4431. For more information, see www.vimoclinic.org.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 29 edition online now. Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates