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Technology Innovation for Patients and Employees

[singlepic=13,320,240,,right] By Andrew Flanigan, Senior Planner/Designer with Devenney Group One of the most important elements we’re trying to take into account in designing the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley hospital is the experience patients and their loved ones want from their hospital stays, and the positive experience employees want from their work environment. There are a number of outcomes the design team is working to accomplish, innovation being an underlying theme. First of all, gone are the days of patients ...
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Bischalaney Named CV’s 2008 Business Person of the Year

Friday, November 21st, 2008 | No Comment Yet
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Reprinted from Castro Valley Forum online By Robert Souza 11/18/08 The Castro Valley Chamber of Commerce this week named Eden Medical Center CEO George Bischalaney as the 2008 Businessperson of the Year. “This is a total surprise and quite an honor,” Bischalaney told the Forum on Monday. In his 27-year career with Eden, Bischalaney has risen through the ranks serving as Chief Financial Officer of the Medical Center and Administrator of Eden’s Laurel Grove Hospital prior to being appointed President ...
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We’ll Make Sure the New Hospital Has a Sturdy Foundation!

[singlepic=10,320,240,,left] By Jeff Moore, Co-Owner, Greenwood & Moore, Inc., Engineering Firm My name is Jeff Moore. I’m the “Moore” of Greenwood & Moore, Inc. We’re a multi-disciplined engineering firm specializing in civil engineering, land surveying, architectural/structural design, and land use planning. We’ve been in business in Castro Valley for over 40 years. As civil engineers, we are responsible for the entire site design of Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley. With an effective site design, pedestrians and vehicles can safely and efficiently access ...
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A Building That’s Truly Green and High Performing

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="425" caption="New Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley Campus at Twilight"][/caption] By Andrew Flanigan, Senior Planner/Designer with Devenney Group One of our other main goals is to design a high performance, sustainable and truly green medical center. In fact we’re going for LEED Certification, which is the recognized standard worldwide for measuring building sustainability. Progress towards this goal has been made through the integrated team process, which ensures that we are working together to achieve our desired certification level and ...
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Learn about the New Hospital, and Let Us Hear from You—We’re Here to Listen!

[caption id="attachment_366" align="alignnone" width="241" caption="Neighbors and Community Members at October 22, 2008 Launch Event"][/caption] By Cassandra Clark, Project Communications Director On October 22, 2008, we invited the community—and particularly the neighbors—around Eden Medical Center to come to the hospital to learn about the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley project. We had representatives from the hospital, Devenney Group (the architectural team), Sutter Health, the social media team, and others available to meet our neighbors, hear their feedback and answer their questions. We'll ...
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What Will the New Medical Center Actually Look Like?

By Andrew Flanigan, Senior Planner/Designer with Devenney Group Hello, my name is Andrew Flanigan, Senior Planner/Designer with Devenney Group. We are the architectural firm commissioned to design the new Sutter Medical Center in Castro Valley. My role with the project is lead project designer, and right now I’m working with the team to help get the plans ready for approval by all authorities, from state to county to municipal regulatory boards, so we can begin construction. I wanted to first ...
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