BISBEE — State elected officials Senator Gail Griffin, Representative David Gowan and Representative David Stevens met at the Copper Queen Community Hospital with the leaders of five regional hospitals to demonstrate their support and learn firsthand of the challenges facing these vital institutions. In attendance were Dr. Dean French, Sierra Vista Hospital CEO; Denise Hurtado, Acting CEO of Southeast Arizona Medical Center and CFO; Rich Polheber, Benson Hospital CEO; James Dickson, CEO at Copper Queen Community Hospital; Roland Knox, Northern Cochise Community Hospital CEO and Barb Fanning, AzHHA Director of Government Affairs.

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