WEATHER UPDATE FOR FRIDAY MORNING (DEC. 9): All Providence hospitals in Oregon are open. However, our clinics in the Portland metro area plan to delay opening until 10 a.m. Please call ahead.
On Sunday morning Mike Holland thought he had the flu. By Monday night he was dying. Saving him would take a team of heart experts, a new machine and a miracle.
Patients with a ventricular assist device, or VAD, employ cardiac rehabilitation therapy to improve their quality of life.