Peninsula Medical Organization awards scholarships and grants for 2018

  • Thu Dec 21st, 2017 1:31pm
  • News

The Clallam County Physicians Community Benefit Fund announces awards for both academic scholarships in medically related fields and medically related community grants to be awarded in 2018. The benefit fund was formed in 1995 when Regence BlueShield joined with Clallam County Physicians Service, Inc, a company formed by local physicians to provide health care coverage to Clallam County citizens.

The 2017-2018 academic scholarship awards are :

Stephanie Bechtold $5,000

Hannah Doss $3,000

Lindsey Hintz $3,000

Bailee Jones $3,000

Kiah Jones $5,000

Jason Kowitz $5,000

Michael Lee $5,000

Adam Raemer $2,000

Vernon Rondeau $3,000

Beth Volk $ 1,500

Emily Wallner $3,000

Kailee Wise $2,000

TOTAL $40,500

The 2018 grant awards are:

Olympic Medical Center Foundation $1,000

Funds will be added to the $1 million Foundation’s expansion campaign of the Olympic Cancer Center.

Peninsula Behavioral Health $4,700

Funds to be used to purchase a Philips TC20 ECG, paper, and box of electrodes.

Port Angeles School District- Lincoln High School $1,704.05

Funds to be used to purchase an Automated External Defibrillator.

Port Angeles School District- Transportation Center $363.73

Funds to be used to purchase two Prestan Professional CPRAED Training Manikins and CPR Practi-Shields.