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New Hospital Project Earns Global Award

Tekla International  Recognizes Work of Sutter Team! [singlepic id=177 w=320 h=240 float=left] Tekla International -- a global software solution company dedicated to improving the building and construction industry by offering solutions to improve quality, cost-efficiency, and sustainability -- has named its 2010 Global BIM (Building Information Modeling) Award recipients. Congratulations to the Sutter Medical Center team for earning both the BIM project category and the public vote. “The winner of the BIM category, Sutter Medical Center, has been carried through on stringent ...
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Q & A with the Project Manager

[caption id="attachment_187" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Digby Christian"][/caption] The Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley project has been recognized throughout the construction industry as a unique project in design and approach, catching the interest of architects and builders throughout the world. We sat down with Digby Christian, Sutter Health Project Manager, for a closer look at what makes this project unique. Q. Why is this project different than other projects you and the team members have been involved in? One of the unique features of ...
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Managing the Details:
Planning for what goes inside the hospital

[caption id="attachment_708" align="aligncenter" width="240" caption="Bryan Daylor"][/caption] By Bryan Daylor, Vice President, Ancillary & Support Services, Eden Medical Center In my previous posts, I described how our "user" team approach to planning the new hospital Those of us who head up different functional areas at Eden worked in teams (consisting of managers, supervisors, staff and physicians) to determine the best way to improve the delivery of patient care in the new hospital by implementing industry best practices. Our focus all along has been on ...
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Straight Talk with the CEO: Let’s Hope Health Care Reform Doesn’t Sacrifice Quality of Care While Cutting Costs on Coverage

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="158" caption="George Bischalaney, President and CEO, Eden Medical Center"][/caption] By George Bischalaney, President & CEO, Eden Medical Center Health care reform is on the agenda, again. The stakes are high, but our President is determined to make some significant changes. As the discussion moves from general to specifics, special interests are staking out their positions. None of the stakeholders—hospitals included—wants to feel the impact or be at a disadvantage. Amidst the demand for cost reduction and health care coverage ...
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Sutter Health’s Approach to Building the New Hospital Wins Award

By Digby Christian, Project Team Leader We are proud to tell you that on April 7, 2009, the Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley (SMCCV) project team received the 2008 FIATECH CETI Award at the award gala held in Las Vegas. FIATECH is an industry consortium within the building industry. Its primary mission is to get all the “players” involved in capital projects to adopt new ways of thinking and new technologies to deliver higher value for the funders and end-users of ...
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Sutter Health Launches Unprecedented Social Media Outreach Program for New Hospital in Castro Valley

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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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Straight Talk with the CEO: Are We Building a Hospital with Enough Beds?

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="158" caption="George Bischalaney, President and CEO, Eden Medical Center"][/caption] Q & A with George Bischalaney, President & CEO, Eden Medical Center We recently had an opportunity to talk with George Bischalaney, President and CEO of Eden Medical Center, about some questions that have been raised in the local community about the number of beds that will be available for patients in the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley. This is part of a series of Straight Talk with the ...
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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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Straight Talk with the CEO: Welcome to Our New Blog Community!

By George Bischalaney, President & CEO, Eden Medical Center The Next Generation Hospital. The new Sutter Medical Center, Castro Valley. Hello, and welcome to our new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley blog. As CEO, I want to introduce our new blog site and invite you to participate in conversations with us as about the new hospital and medical office building that will replace Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley. I’m very excited to be able to share information and engage with ...
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