Archive

  • Hospital Prepared If Covid-19 Situation Worsens, All Services Currently Open

    Jul 6th, 2020

    Chief Medical Officer Sabrina Kidd, MD, reported to the board at the July meeting that the hospital is well-prepared to respond if the community sees an increase in Covid-19 cases, including having ample supplies of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) on hand. She said that currently […]

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  • Hospital Resumes Services, Enhances Safety Protocols

    Jun 9th, 2020

    Sonoma Valley Hospital Chief Medical Officer Sabrina Kidd, MD, reported to the board at the June 4 meeting that all hospital services are now open and available with some modifications, and encourages those who have delayed getting medical care because of the coronavirus to now […]

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  • Hospital Resuming Normal Services

    May 12th, 2020

    The hospital has begun resuming normal operations, including offering elective procedures and scheduling outpatient surgeries, Chief Medical Officer Sabrina Kidd, MD, reported to the board at the monthly meeting last week. While the hospital continues to offer a COVID-19 hotline and screening, the success of […]

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  • Hospital Provides COVID-19 Update

    Apr 7th, 2020

    The board received an update at the April meeting from Chief Medical Officer Sabrina Kidd, MD, and CEO Kelly Mather on COVID-19 preparedness which illustrated the impressive efforts that hospital leadership, physicians and staff have taken during the past month. Kelly Mather said that SVH, like all Bay Area hospitals, has identified potential increased capacity as […]

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  • Hospital Prepared For Coronavirus

    Mar 10th, 2020

    At the March board meeting, Chief Medical Officer Sabrina Kidd, MD, updated the board on the extensive preparations the hospital has undertaken for the growing Novel Coronavirus outbreak. She noted that the hospital is as prepared as it can be for what is a rapidly […]

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  • Quality And Safety Are A Priority At SVH

    Feb 11th, 2020

    At the February board meeting, we received a comprehensive report from Danielle Jones, the hospital’s Chief Quality Officer, about the hospital’s impressive ongoing efforts to ensure SVH patients receive high quality, safe care. Danielle noted our hospital performs at or above all national benchmarks for […]

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  • SNF Transition Has Gone Smoothly

    Jan 15th, 2020

    I’d like to begin this report by noting that I have assumed the position of board chair as of the January meeting, and want to thank Joshua Rymer on behalf of the entire board for his excellent work as chair over the past two years. […]

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  • Community Group Undertakes Comprehensive, Independent Review of Our Hospital

    Dec 12th, 2019

    The board received a report at the December meeting from a group of citizens who took the time, on their own initiative, to independently evaluate the fiscal and operational health of the hospital and to investigate concerns expressed by some in the community about the […]

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  • Construction To Begin On Phase One Of Outpatient Diagnostic Center

    Nov 12th, 2019

    At last week’s board meeting, the board approved funding to allow construction to begin on the Outpatient Diagnostic Center. This first phase is to replace vital equipment that is approaching ‘end of life’ and without which our Emergency Department cannot function. This phase includes building […]

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  • Listening To Our Community

    Oct 8th, 2019

    As many of you know, we conducted a survey this summer to better understand community perceptions of the hospital. It updated a similar survey conducted in 2015. Both were conducted by an independent research firm, and the results were reviewed at the October board meeting. […]

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