Sutter Health, Eden Medical Center

Currently browsing tag: Trauma Center

Trauma Room In Progress

Photo of the Week courtesy of DPR Construction The future Trauma Center is taking shape on the first floor of the new hospital.  Here, the rebar and concrete blockouts are laid out. Crews have been making tremendous progress on the concrete work, which is expected to continue through the middle of September.
Read more..

A Closer Look: Moving Mountains – for a New Helipad

by Jeffrey W. Wright, Heliplanners, Aviation Planning Consultants Heliplanners is proud to have been involved with the replacement hospital project at Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley. One of the first items in this major project was to relocate the existing at-grade helistop (helicopter landing area) to make room for construction of the new hospital building. Heliplanners was brought on board to assist the overall project team with the site selection, planning, design and permitting for the new helistop. The selected site provides ...
Read more..

Remembering Loma Prieta

Photo of the collapsed Cypress Overpass, courtesy of U.S. Geological Society. by Cassandra Clark, Project Communications Director This week we are commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake. The media will cover the remembrances, the progress we have made since then, the victims, the heroes. Those of us who were around then have memories of this momentous event. My memories are perhaps much more vivid than most. That single event changed my life, changed my career, and ignited in me a ...
Read more..

Union Lawsuit Threatens Future of New Hospital

Sutter Medical  Center Faces Costly Delay, Loss of Construction Jobs as State Deadline Looms The California Nurses Association (CNA) has filed a lawsuit that threatens the future of the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley now under construction. “That the nurses union would sue to stop us from building our new hospital after a decade of planning is extremely frustrating to our employees, physicians, volunteers and patients who have worked so hard and so long for this,” said Eden Medical Center President ...
Read more..

Construction Begins on the New Hospital

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009 | 2 Comments
Posted in News Room
For Immediate Release CASTRO VALLEY, CA - July 1, 2009 - It's official-construction of the new Sutter Medical Center Castro  Valley to replace Eden Medical Center has begun.  At a groundbreaking ceremony today, Eden employees, physicians, volunteers, officials from Sutter Health, and local business and government agencies commemorated the start of a three-year project to replace the 55-year -hospital with a modern, seismically safe $320 million facility. This will be the first new medical center in Alameda County ...
Read more..

Straight Talk with the CEO: Speaking of Neuroscience & Brain Surgery…

By George Bischalaney, President & CEO, Eden Medical Center Yesterday, one of Eden Medical Center’s neurosurgeons, Dr. Dickinson blogged about what’s in store for neuroscience at the new Sutter Castro Valley hospital. Coincidentally, Eden was also mentioned in an article in the AARP Bulletin on February 2, which it picked up from the Contra Costa Times. The article basically said that the State of California through its Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) had released statewide data on ...
Read more..

Subscribe By Email

  • Subscribe to our blog!
    Enter your email address:

     
  • See our live WebCam!

    webcam

    Our construction WebCam is live, 24 hours a day (ok, so you may not see anything at night!). Go to the SMCCV WebCam now.
  • Welcome To Our Blog

    We have launched a Social Media outreach program, using the Web to keep you informed about our progress in building the new Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley, a Sutter Health affiliate, which will eventually replace Eden Medical Center. We want to provide you with a forum to interact with us so we can address your questions and concerns.

    Our blog will serve as your Internet "headquarters," where you can find updated information, plus you'll find links to other popular online social networks (see below), where we have started groups and online communities for further discussion about the new medical center.

    We hope you'll subscribe by email or RSS feed. Please go to the "Subscribe by Email" box or the orange RSS icon above. The blog will be updated frequently.

    We look forward to hearing from you and starting a conversation! Please feel free to comment at the bottom of any of the posts. We will respond.

  • Favor our Blog!

    Add to Technorati Favorites

  • Now in Alltop Health!

    Featured in Alltop

  • Featured Video

  • Watch more videos

  • On Social Networks