Representative Tharinger Visits Summit Pacific Following Legislative Sendoff

January 10, 2023

(ELMA, WA) –State Representative Steve Tharinger visited Summit Pacific on Friday Jan. 6, following Greater Grays Harbor’s Legislative Sendoff, to discuss the hospital’s upcoming expansion and healthcare issues facing the local community.

“Lawmakers are the voice of our patients and community. It is important for them to understand the challenges we face and the accomplishments we’ve had. Summit Pacific strives to keep relationships with our representatives to ensure the hospital’s voice is heard and our community’s health and wellbeing is top of mind,” Josh Martin, CEO.

Hospital CEO Josh Martin and other members of Summit Pacific’s senior leadership team talked about addressing healthcare needs within east Grays Harbor County including behavioral health, staffing, housing and other legislative topics for the upcoming session.

View the full press release here.