Physicians of Southwest Washington Appoints Melanie Matthews as New CEO

The leadership at Physicians of Southwest Washington (PSW) is about to change hands. Upon the announcement by 16-year CEO veteran Mariella Cummings last fall that she would be retiring March 1, the independent physicians association’s managing board launched a national search to find her replacement in September. Following a vigorous recruitment and interviewing process aided…

Capital Medical Center first in Washington to offer robotic-guided spine surgery

A new, minimally invasive surgical option is now available at Capital Medical Center for patients needing spine surgery, including spinal fusion, vertebroplasty and scoliosis correction. The Mazor Robotics Renaissance®, a state-of-the-art guidance system for spine surgery, is now being used to assist the hospital’s orthopedic spine surgeons and neurosurgeons. Capital Medical Center is the first…

Thurston EDC Accepting Nominations for Annual Business Recognition Awards           

Top Local Businesses to be awarded on March 31 The Thurston Economic Development Council (EDC) announced today that it accepting nominations for its annual Business Recognition Awards. This will be the 31st consecutive year that the EDC has spotlighted businesses and organizations that demonstrate significant contributions to the health and vitality of the Thurston County…

Thurston County Auditor to Swear in New Elected Officials

OLYMPIA, WA – Auditor Mary Hall will swear in elected officials at a free public ceremony, where Congressman Denny Heck will deliver the keynote address. Elected officials sworn in include Port of Olympia commissioners, mayors, city and town council members, fire commissioners, school district directors and cemetery district commissioners. WHO:             Mary Hall, Thurston County Auditor…