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  • We Are Always Here For You

    Oct 10th, 2019

    During this red flag advisory and power shutdown, Sonoma Valley Hospital stands ready to respond to the needs of our community. We are currently operating on generator power, so that essential medical services continue to be available to our community. Our Emergency Department is open 24/7, […]

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  • Why SVH Requires Updated Imaging Equipment

    Jul 18th, 2019

    Some in our community have asked why we need to invest in new imaging technology when changing regulations will soon require justification for CT and MRI appropriateness, which may impact our volumes. The simple answer is that we have no choice if we want to […]

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  • “Vision 2020 and Beyond” Strategic Plan

    May 14th, 2019

    This time last year, we presented the need to reinvent our hospital. Over the past year, we have taken the necessary steps from rethinking service lines to forging a stronger relationship with UCSF. We just updated the hospital’s three-year strategic plan, which reflects the plans […]

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  • Preparing SVH For A Bright Future

    Mar 4th, 2019

    SVH has served our community for more than 70 years as a small, independent District Hospital committed to providing valuable and life-saving healthcare services for all. For most of that time, things did not change much. Then, about 10 years ago, after much discussion and […]

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  • New Diagnostic Center Is Exciting Development For Our Community

    Jan 24th, 2019

    There’s an exciting sense of momentum as we start the new year. Our affiliation with UCSF continues to grow. Last year we laid the foundation for this collaborative relationship and we’ve identified some opportunities that will enable us to provide greater services to our community. […]

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  • UCSF Health and SVH Affiliation – An Exciting First Year

    Nov 27th, 2018

    SVH CEO Kelly Mather and UCSF Health CEO Mark Laret report on progress made in the first  year of the affiliation The relationship between Sonoma Valley Hospital and UCSF Health is rooted in a shared vision to revitalize the way healthcare is delivered at the […]

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  • Reinventing Sonoma Valley Hospital

    Jul 16th, 2018

    There’s been growing speculation about the special Sonoma Valley Health Care District board meeting scheduled for July 25 which the public is invited to attend, as always. I’d like to clarify what hospital administration is presenting at that meeting and why. Administration is presenting a […]

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  • Reinventing The Community Hospital

    Jun 25th, 2018

    I’m often asked, can small hospitals survive? It’s a good question, and timely. As we noted in our updated strategic plan, the challenge facing small hospitals is to continue providing essential services in this quickly changing healthcare environment while improving operating margins. And the need […]

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  • SVH Strategic Plan Available For Community Comment

    Apr 24th, 2018

    Each year we update our rolling three-year rolling strategic plan and this year we are asking for community feedback. The board will hold a special meeting on April 26, at 5:00 pm in the hospital’s basement conference room. We encourage you to review the draft […]

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  • UCSF Affiliation: A New Beginning

    Feb 26th, 2018

    There is great excitement and positivity about our affiliation with UCSF Health. This new relationship will definitely take SVH to the next level and, because of this, we are much more optimistic about our future. Today, most hospitals are part of a collaboration and we are […]

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