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A Decade of Progress

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Sonoma Valley Hospital was founded in 1945 and moved to the current hospital in 1957, and subsequently expanded in the 1970’s. From 1980 to 2008, change occurred slowly. By 2008,… Read More

We Are Always Here For You

Thursday, October 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… Read More

Why SVH Requires Updated Imaging Equipment

Thursday, July 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… Read More

“Vision 2020 and Beyond” Strategic Plan

Tuesday, 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… Read More

Preparing SVH For A Bright Future

Monday, March 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… Read More

New Diagnostic Center Is Exciting Development For Our Community

Thursday, January 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… Read More

UCSF Health and SVH Affiliation – An Exciting First Year

Tuesday, November 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… Read More

Reinventing Sonoma Valley Hospital

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Note: Hospital plans for the closure of the services mentioned here have changed since this was published. For updated information on the decisions reached at the special board meeting, refer… Read More

Rethinking The Community Hospital

Monday, June 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… Read More

SVH Strategic Plan Available For Community Comment

Monday, April 16th, 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… Read More




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