Proudly supporting the continuing education of Northern California students, Sutter Health awarded 200 student scholarships this month as part of the Van R. Johnson Sutter Scholars program.
Named in honor of former longtime Sutter Health CEO Van Johnson, the program awards scholarships to college-age children and grandchildren of employees within the Sutter Health network. The scholarships apply to the 2015-2016 academic year. Read More about Sutter Health Awards 200 Scholarships to Students Pursuing Higher Education
Health data security and patient engagement are top priorities for the nation’s hospitals, according to results of the 17th annual HealthCare’s Most Wired™ survey, released today by the American Hospital Association’s Health Forum and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). Not-for-profit Sutter Health earned recognition as one of 2015’s Most Wired™.
The San Francisco Business Times (SFBT) recently recognized two Sutter Health leaders as “2015 Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business.” Sarah Krevans, chief operating officer and Julie Petrini, Bay Area CEO of hospitals share words of advice, their proudest accomplishments and more in the most recent edition.
Published annually the SFBT survey honors Bay Area women leaders in business, government and nonprofits. These women direct efforts in a range of fields, including real estate, law, technology, retail, healthcare, finance, insurance and education.
Two affiliates within Sutter Health’s not-for profit network received awards honoring their electronic health record. Memorial Medical Center in Modesto, Calif. and Palo Alto Medical Foundation clinics throughout the Bay Area earned prestigious Stage 7 Awards from the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), an industry authority in health care information technology.
Sutter Health will receive its awards at the 2015 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition on April 12-16, 2015, in Chicago.
“As we partner to deliver a high-value, personalized experience for patients, our electronic health record enables our care teams to make significant strides in clinical quality, safety, connectivity and efficiency,” said Sutter Health President and CEO Pat Fry. “These Stage 7 designations from HIMSS honor the complex, thoughtful work of our clinical care and information services teams to better support our more than 3 million patients and their families.”
Engineering News-Record (ENR) California selected Sutter Health as its 2015 “Owner of the Year” for our systemwide construction investment, innovation, sustainable design and commitment to community benefit.
The story highlighted upcoming and recently completed projects including California Pacific Medical Center, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center’s Merritt Pavilion, Eden Medical Center and and Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s San Carlos Center. The story also shares insights from our own expert construction partners at Boldt and SmithGroupJJR.
Read the article and learn more about how we earned the title.
Today, the not-for-profit Sutter Health network unveils its 2015 advertising campaign, which includes four new TV commercials and builds upon its “We Plus You” partnership promise to patients.
In health care, few things are more important than the relationships patients share with their doctors. In clever, humorous and heartfelt ways, Sutter Health’s new campaign illustrates the strong bonds that link its physicians and patients together.
- “Confidence,” shares the story of a woman facing cancer. You can also view the Confidence video on Sutter Health’s You Tube channel.
- “Willpower,” shows how a patient lives with diabetes. You can also view the Willpower video on Sutter Health’s You Tube channel.