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Healthcare & Medical
Live in a Thriving Medical Community
The Yakima Valley hosts a thriving and growing healthcare sector which includes award winning hospitals, a specialized cancer treatment center, heart institute, and the nation’s newest COCA and NWCUU accredited medical school, Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences.
Employing over 4,200, local colleges and training centers have responded with increased specialized degrees and programming, ensuring a dedicated and prepared workforce to meet a growing demand.