Vancouver-based PeaceHealth has appointed Dr. Michael Murphy to the newly created position of chief medical officer. Murphy, who begins work June 15, will work with Victoria King, chief nursing officer, to lead the areas of clinical care, quality, safety and patient experience. The position is based in Vancouver.
Jake Hanes, 29, is always one to offer a helping hand. So when a Seattle-area friend asked for assistance in cutting down a tree, Hanes and his family drove up from their Vancouver home to University Place, near Tacoma.