Valley View Medical Center Names Louie Carranza 2019 Mercy Award Winner

May 13, 2019

Fort Mohave, AZ (April, 2019)–Valley View Medical Center recently announced that Louie Carranza has been recognized as the hospital’s 2019 Mercy Award winner. The Mercy Award recognizes one employee from each of LifePoint Health’s hospitals who profoundly touches the lives of others and best represents the spirit and values on which the company was founded.

Valley View Medical Center proudly partners with Vitalant

March 4, 2019

Valley View Medical Center proudly partners with Vitalant, formerly United Blood Services, to host four blood drives every year. Through the simple act of giving blood, many of you helped us save as many as 255 lives in 2018. This year we’re looking to save even more.

VVMC Implements Visitor Restrictions

December 5, 2018

This is a notice to the residents that Valley View Medical Center serves. In an effort to protect patients, employees, volunteers and visitors from exposure to seasonal illnesses such as the influenza virus and Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), Valley View Medical Center is implementing visitor restrictions based on recommendations from the Mohave County Dept. of Public Health and Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Valley View Medical Center Welcomes First Baby of 2019

January 1, 2019

Valley View Medical Center is ringing in 2019 with the year’s first bundle of joy. Weighing 8 pounds and 11 ounces and measuring 20.75 inches, AudrieAnn Edree Copeland was born to Maryann Daniels and Stephen Copeland, Monday, Jan. 1, at 8:16 a.m.

Committed To Our Community

November 2, 2018

Valley View Medical Center was opened in 2005 to meet the changing healthcare needs of people in Fort Mohave and the greater Tri-State area.

VVMC Adds General Surgeon, Ashanga Yatawatta, MD

October 11, 2018

Valley View Medical Center is proud to announce the addition of General and Vascular Surgeon Ashanga Yatawatta, MD, to its medical staff. Dr. Yatawatta is Board certified with the European Board of Surgery and is currently being certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Students visit Dr. Teddy Bear and the Hospital

October 15, 2018

Nearly 430 schoolchildren from Fort Mohave, Young Scholars, Montessori Preparatory, Topock and Desert Star Academy schools toured Valley View Medical Center today to learn about the hospital. Each child received a backpack with a teddy bear, stethoscope, and coloring book to help them through their hospital journey.


May 9, 2017

Valley View Wound Care and Hyperbarics Center has been recognized with a national award for continued excellence in wound healing. Leaders, physicians and clinicians from Valley View Wound Care and Hyperbarics Center gathered today to celebrate the Center’s receipt of the Robert A. Warriner III Center of Excellence award. The Center of Excellence award is given to Wound Care Centers® in the Healogics network that have met the highest level of quality standards for a minimum of two consecutive years.

Valley View Medical Center Opens New Infusion Therapy Center

November 17, 2016

Valley View Medical Center announced the opening of its new Infusion Therapy Center and the official Ribbon-Cutting Event date of Thursday, December 1st at 5 p.m. The center is furnished with leather recliners and complimentary WiFi, offering a convenient, comfortable environment for patients needing infusion services. Experienced nurses provide a seamless experience by coordinating patient care with physicians, pharmacy and lab.

Valley View Medical Center Receives March of Dimes Recognition

November 16, 2016

Valley View Medical Center has been recognized by the March of Dimes for its work to give babies a healthier start in life. Valley View Medical Center earned the recognition after successfully reducing the number of elective inductions and cesarean deliveries performed before 39 completed weeks of pregnancy to less than one percent (1%). This is a tremendous accomplishment, and one that will give more babies the right start in life, the March of Dimes says.