Posts made in February, 2013

Alta Bates Summit’s New Patient Care Pavilion–Nearing Home Stretch

Posted on Feb 25, 2013

Alta Bates Summit's New East Bay Patient Care Pavilion--Nearing Home Stretch: Photo of Patieint Care Pavilion

Alta Bates Summit’s new Patient Care Pavilion, under construction February 2013

Sutter Health’s Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland began construction on its new Patient Care Pavilion and new parking garage in October of 2010.

The center of this project is a new building that will offer Oakland residents a calming and healing environment–continuing more than 100 years of Alta Bates Summit’s tradition of providing patient care to the community. Read More

East Bay Volunteer Opportunities: Tele-Care Celebrates 43 Years of Touching and Saving Lives

Posted on Feb 15, 2013

Graphic/cartoon drawing of East Bay San Francisco volunter on the phone (depicts volunteer opportunities)A simple phone call can make a day, offer reassurance and even save a life.

For more than 40 years, dedicated groups of volunteers through Alta Bates Summit Medical Center’s Tele-Care Program have reached out to members of the San Francisco East Bay Area who live alone, are isolated, home-bound, disabled, convalescing from an illness or in need of a caring, friendly voice. Read More