Sutter Health Reports 99% Worker Compliance With COVID Vaccine MandateNearly all employees of Sutter Health are in full compliance of mandatory COVID vaccinations, the Northern California health care provider said Wednesday.
Antioch Sutter Delta Medical Center Health Care Workers Launch 5-Day StrikeTo a chorus of blaring vehicle horns and carrying signs saying "Enough Is Enough," hundreds of health care workers at Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch launched a five-day strike early Monday morning.
Sutter Health Pays $90 Million In Medicare False Claims SettlementSutter Health agreed to pay $90 million to settle a civil lawsuit that alleged the company had overcharged a federal Medicare program.
COVID: Sutter Announces New COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for WorkforceTo help protect its patients, workforce and communities from the highly contagious COVID-19 delta variant, Sutter Health today announced a new policy requiring its workforce to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by September 30th.
Woman Accuses Mountain View Urgent Care Doctor Of Sexual BatteryAn urgent care doctor at Sutter Health in Mountain View was arrested July 8 on suspicion of sexual battery, according to the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety.
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Fined $155K Over COVID Safety ViolationsThe California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) handed a $155,250 fine to Sutter Health's Alta Bates Summit Medical Center for several coronavirus-related workplace safety issues, including the death last summer of a registered nurse.
COVID Vaccines: Solano County Officials Approve Plans For Mass Vaccination Site At Fairgrounds In VallejoThe Solano County Board of Supervisors approved a memorandum of understanding Tuesday with the Kaiser Family Foundation and several other partner organizations to operate a COVID-19 vaccination site at the county fairgrounds in Vallejo.
COVID-19 Vaccine Shortage Forces Sutter Health To Reschedule AppointmentsA shortage of COVID-19 vaccine has forced Sutter Health to temporarily halt administering initial shots and reschedule appointments for thousands of second shots.
COVID Vaccine: San Francisco Partners With Sutter Health at Bayview Mass Vaccination SiteOfficials in San Francisco on Tuesday announced a partnership with Sutter Health to operate the newly opened high-volume COVID vaccination site at the SF Market in the Bayview.
COVID Vaccines: Sutter Health Opens Up Vaccination Appointments For Patients 65 And OlderSutter Health announced Thursday that it is now offering COVID-19 appointments to patients 65 and older, as rollout of the shots continues to expand.
High-Tech Electronic ICU Unit In San Francisco Reducing COVID-19 ExposureIn San Francisco, a high-tech medical solution is gearing up to help dozens of hospitals that may have to cope with any new surge in COVID-19 cases on the horizon.
Doctors Say Be Aware Of Key Coronavirus Symptoms: Shortness Of Breath, Cough, FeverDoctors are urging people to pay extra close attention to some key symptoms that might help determine if someone is at risk of having contracted the coronavirus versus a common cold or flu.
Sutter Health To Pay $575 Million In Antitrust SettlementThe CA Department of Justice announced the terms of an antitrust settlement with Sutter Health on Friday that would require the hospital system, the largest in California, to pay $575 million and submit to a court-appointed monitor for 10 years.
Vallejo Secures Funding For Homeless Navigation CenterThe city of Vallejo on Monday announced it has secured the funding for the construction and operation of a proposed Navigation Center for the homeless.
Sutter Health To Pay $30M To Settle Secret Kickback LawsuitSutter Health has agreed to pay more than $30 million to the federal government to settle a lawsuit that accused it of paying doctors in exchange for patient referrals.