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Sutter Health, Eden Medical Center Launch Online Outreach

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 | No Comment Yet
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Reposted from BusinessWeek Originally posted: Knight Ridder/Tribune 01/07/2009 9:06 PM ET [in The Daily Review, Hayward, Calif., by Kristofer Noceda] Jan. 7 — CASTRO VALLEY — Don't be alarmed if that "new friend" request on Facebook comes from Sutter Health and Eden Medical Center. But no "pokes" here. It's all part of an online outreach program to promote their plans for a new hospital to replace the aging Eden Medical Center. Officials are touting their efforts to delve into social networking sites ...
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Eden’s New Blog Gives Castro Valley Its Say on New Hospital

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 | No Comment Yet
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Reposted from the Castro Valley Forum By Robert Souza : 1/13/09 Eden Medical Center officials have launched an online “blog” to engage the community in a conversation about the new $400-million Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley. “We want our patients, employees, volunteers and the community to have a voice in the future of their hospital,” said George Bischalaney, President and CEO of Eden. “The design and technology planned for the new hospital will make it an extraordinary resource for the community and a ...
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Getting Ready to Build the Hospital—a Project as Complex as Building It!

[caption id="attachment_755" align="alignleft" width="210" caption="Jeff Moore"][/caption] By Jeff Moore, Co-Owner, Greenwood & Moore, Inc., Civil Engineering Many of you may be wondering why we chose the existing site of Eden Medical Center to build the replacement hospital. In Chapter V of the Environmental Impact Report, the project architect and environmental impact report consultant (ESA) prepared and analyzed alternative sites and concluded that 20103 Lake Chabot Road was still the best choice for building Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley, ...
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Straight Talk with the CEO: Will More Health Care Legislation Ultimately Improve Customer Satisfaction?

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="158" caption="George Bischalaney, President and CEO, Eden Medical Center"][/caption] By George Bischalaney, President & CEO, Eden Medical Center This past year was another busy year for our elected representatives, passing another bevy of bills that will impact hospitals and other health care providers. In every case, I have no doubt, each bill was written with some positive motive; to provide better access to health care services, to help control or reduce costs, to protect confidentiality or a patient’s ...
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Technology Innovation and Patient-Focused Clinical Flow

[caption id="attachment_708" align="aligncenter" width="240" caption="Bryan Daylor"][/caption] By Bryan Daylor, Vice President of Ancillary and Support Services at Eden Medical Center Technology is critical to convenience & efficiency… As I mentioned in my previous post, our collaborative team has been very focused on how we would use technology, innovation and design to improve work flow and increase efficiency. You may also want to read the previous post by Andrew Flanigan, Senior Planner/Designer with Devenney Group, the architecture firm for Sutter Medical Center ...
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Caregivers Contribute Experience and Creativity to Design the New Hospital

[singlepic=14,320,240,,left] By Bryan Daylor, Vice President of Ancillary and Support Services at Eden Medical Center My name is Bryan Daylor, and I am Vice President of Ancillary and Support Services at Eden Medical Center. I’m also on the “user” team that has had significant input on the design of the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley. Those of us who head up different functional areas at Eden worked collaboratively with our respective teams (consisting of managers, supervisors, staff and physicians) to ...
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Sutter Health, Eden Medical Center Launch Online Outreach

Friday, January 9th, 2009 | No Comment Yet
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Reposted from The Daily Review By Kristofer Noceda CASTRO VALLEY — Don't be alarmed if that "new friend" request on Facebook comes from Sutter Health and Eden Medical Center. But no "pokes" here. It's all part of an online outreach program to promote their plans for a new hospital to replace the aging Eden Medical Center. Officials are touting their efforts to delve into social networking sites as a first for such a project. "It's an adventure and sort of uncharted territory in many ...
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Sutter Health Launches Unprecedented Social Media Outreach Program for New Hospital in Castro Valley

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009 | No Comment Yet
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Cassandra Phelps Clark Project Communications Director Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley Cell: (510) 305-6262 Contact Cassandra by email Cathryn Hrudicka Shelly Gordon Social Media Consultants Contact Cathryn by email Call: (510) 845-5510 Contact Shelly by email   Sutter Health Launches Unprecedented Social Media Program for New Hospital in Castro Valley Health Care Provider Uses Web 2.0 to Foster Talks Between Community, Architects & Construction Team CASTRO VALLEY, CA. – January 6, 2008 – As Sutter Health and Eden Medical Center advance their plans to build a new hospital called Sutter ...
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Wishing You a Happy New Year!

[singlepic=13,320,240,,left]The new year brings renewed energy and focus on our project, as we move toward completing the entitlements to begin construction of the Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley hospital. The first major step in that process is the completion of the Environmental Impact Report. In December 2008, the Alameda County Planning Commission filed the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR), and it is now available for inspection and comment. As a reminder, the second public hearing on the DEIR is ...
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