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Get a Close-Up Look at New Sutter Hospital’s Architecture

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Sidewalk openThe sidewalk on 29th Street next to the Anderson Lucchetti Women’s and Children’s Center, between L Street and Capitol Avenue, has been opened to the public. A stroll next to the new hospital illustrates the beauty of the architecture and landscaping. Look for the sidewalk on the Capitol Avenue side of the Women’s and Children’s Center to open up in the coming weeks. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Pink Is the New Orange During Hospital Construction

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 | 0 comments

By Nicolas Townes, Boldt Marketing Associate

Forget orange. Pink is the new macho color as construction crews put the finishing touches on the new Anderson Lucchetti Women’s and Children’s Center.

KHS&S Suspended Ceiling Installer Jonny “T-Bar” Nelson shows off a couple of his pink shirts.

KHS&S Suspended Ceiling Installer Jonny “T-Bar” Nelson shows off a couple of his pink shirts.

In an effort to increase breast cancer awareness, KHS&S Suspended Ceiling Installer Jonny “T-Bar” Nelson and his granddaughter have produced plain and tie-dye pink shirts, and Nelson and other personnel have been wearing these shirts to work every Wednesday.

“I started doing this in September (2013) when my 13-year-old granddaughter, Aria, started coming into her womanhood and learning about the risks of breast cancer,” Nelson said. “My daughter – Aria’s mother – and I decided it would be a good idea to turn this serious issue into a fun art project.”

The high-visibility pink shirts replace the workers’ typical orange or lime shirts. Each shirt can take Nelson and his granddaughter up to five hours to produce and are designed in a 1960s-era style. Read More

A Bridge to Buhler

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 | 0 comments

The bBridge to Buhler Feb 2014ridge connecting the Buhler Specialty Pavilion and the Anderson Lucchetti Women’s and Children’s  Center is mostly complete and is awaiting for the time when Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento is ready to begin equipment moves and staff training in the new hospital, which is expected during the summer. The new, expanded campus is scheduled to open next winter.

 

Physician On-Call Suite Opens in Fort Sutter Medical Complex

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 | 0 comments

Each of the dozen On-call Physician rooms includes a computer and desk along with a TV.

Each of the dozen On-call Physician rooms includes a computer and desk along with a TV.

Hospitalists, residents and other physicians routinely are “on call” at the hospital and need a place to sleep and relax on campus during down times so they can be alert and at their best when called into action. The stereotypical on-call sleeping arrangement, as typified on TV shows, is a crammed cubbyhole that is about as comfortable as an Army barrack.

But at the expanded Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento campus, on-call physicians will get the proper rest they need in the snazzy new Physician On-Call Suite. Located in Suite 360 of the Fort Sutter Medical Complex, it opened March 6. Read More

Old West Meets Modern Hospital

Posted by on Feb 27, 2014 | 0 comments

When the new Anderson Lucchetti Women’s and Children’s Center opens, it will make history as one of the most advanced and comprehensive hospitals for the care of mothers, babies and kids in the nation. And right next door is a piece of Sacramento history honored by our nation.

The new Anderson Lucchetti Women's and Children's Center towers over the Old Tavern, one of the oldest buildings in Sacramento.

The new Anderson Lucchetti Women’s and Children’s Center towers over the Old Tavern, one of the oldest buildings in Sacramento.

The Old Tavern, which Sutter Health has owned since 1967, has been part of Sacramento’s history for 165 years and is on the National Register of Historic Buildings. A mixture of architectural styles prevalent in Sacramento construction in the late 1800s and early 1900s, the Old Tavern is separated only by a driveway from the strikingly modern Women’s and Children’s Center. Read More