Resolution in Washington State Legislature Declares April as Donate Life Month

On March 4, the Washington State Legislature approved State Resolution 8707 honoring April as Donate Life Month. The resolution, sponsored by Representative Monica Stonier in the House and Senator Ann Rivers in the Senate was read and approved unanimously on both floors. The family of organ donor Gordon Anderson were able to join LifeCenter Northwest […]

LifeSaver Series: Heather Murray, RN, Providence Regional Medical Center-Everett

Each month, LifeCenter Northwest selects a Lifesaver Award winner. This award honors and recognizes those who demonstrate a commitment to improving donation outcomes and culture through their actions, time, and energy. We are proud to announce Heather Murray, RN, Medical ICU at Providence Regional Medical Center-Everett as our February LifeSaver Award winner. Heather has worked closely […]

Valentine’s Day extends beyond matters of the heart, honors organ, eye, and tissue donors for National Donor Day

Though February 14 is most well-known for displaying acts of love through Valentines, something most people are not aware of is the day’s recognition for another matter of the heart…or kidneys, liver, lungs, tissue, or corneas. In addition to celebrating love, the 14th of February also recognizes those who have given the gift of life through […]

LifeSave Series: Dr. Josiah Hanson, Harborview Medical Center

Each month, LifeCenter Northwest selects a Lifesaver Award winner. This award honors and recognizes those who demonstrate a commitment to improving donation outcomes and culture through their actions, time, and energy. We are proud to announce Dr. Josiah Hanson of Harborview Medical Center as our January LifeSaver Award winner. Over a recent holiday weekend, a patient […]

Ringing in 2020 at the Rose Parade

This New Year’s holiday, LifeCenter Northwest Donor Family Aftercare Manager Ashlei Lind and Donation and Family Advocate Nettie Jensen-our 2019 Values Award Winner-accompanied the family of organ and tissue donor Julie Shepherd to the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. Julie became a donor at Benefis Health in 2017 and was selected to be honored by LifeCenter […]