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By Lou Marzeles

KVH, Mayo Clinic, Select Medical launch enhanced Transitional Care program


Goldendale Sentinel.

KVH's new program will assist post-acute care patients before they return home.

An association between Klickitat Valley Health (KVH) in Goldendale and the world-renowned Mayo Clinic has resulted in the formation of a new program at KVH called enhanced Transitional Care.

A formal announcement of the program is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 1, at noon at a special Goldendale Chamber of Commerce lunch at the hospital (310 Roosevelt Ave.). Among the speakers will be Dr. Mark Lindsay, medical director of Allevant Solutions, a venture formed between the Mayo Clinic and Select Medical that focuses on post-acute medical care in rural hospitals.

The Transitional Care program is being launched in only two Washington State hospitals at this time-both of them in Klickitat County...

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