Are you at risk for osteoporosis? Talk to your doctor about steps you can take, including testing for bone density.Learn more about bone densitometry services at WHMC
Family Birthing Center
Happy and healthy from the start! Whitman Hospital & Medical Center provides 1-on-1 nursing care throughout the entire labor and delivery process. Our highly skilled nurses take pride in caring for mom, baby and the entire familyLearn about our excellence in OB care
MRI services are now in-house allowing WHMC to offer the latest technology while enhancing patient comfort. Our MRI suite is specifically designed to minimize concerns such as claustrophobia and noise. Call us for more information at 509.397.3435 x. 330.Learn more about our MRI services
Whitman Hospital works with a variety of specialists to provide care close to home. Specialties include cardiology, ophthalmology, podiatry, urology and many more.Find a specialist today!
WHMC now offers 3D Mammography™ for breast cancer screening. 3D Mammography technology produces a 3 dimensional view of the breast tissue helping radiologists see all angles of the breast. This new technology significantly increases breast cancer detection while also reducing the number of false positives.Learn more about our 3D Mammography™
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A new report highlights family struggles with smartphones
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