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Sutter Coast Hospital sponsors Coats for Kids

Posted by on Dec 7, 2017 | 0 comments

Crescent City, Calif. – With the days slowly getting shorter and colder, no one wants to be without a winter coat.

That’s why Sutter Coast Hospital has partnered with Bicoastal Media to support the annual Coats for Kids drive, supplying children in Del Norte and Curry counties with coats this year.

“We understand the importance of assisting local families who may not be able to afford a warm coat for their children,” said Candi Owen, quality and patient service coordinator at Sutter Coast Hospital. “Holidays can be a hard time for families, so we are looking for coats for kids of all sizes.”

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Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital sponsors annual Children’s Christmas Faire

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 | 0 comments

Auburn, Calif. – Santa is high in demand this season but is happy to be stopping by the annual Children’s Christmas Faire for fun, games and free photo opportunities on Dec. 14. Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital is partnering to host the free holiday event that provides activities and entertainment for the whole family.

“For the last 29 years, the Children’s Christmas Faire has brought families, friends and neighbors together for an event that has become a holiday tradition in our community,” said Carol Zobel with Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital.

At the Children’s Christmas Faire, children can enjoy educational and creative holiday activities that includes photos with Santa, cookie decorating, games, crafts, face painting and Wild Things, an educational program with exotic animals (1:30 to 3 p.m.).

“While the cookie decorating and Santa photos are the most popular activities,” said Zobel, “all the events are designed to facilitate fun for kids of all ages.” Read More

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Foundation raises record $125,000 at annual ball

Posted by on Nov 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Auburn, Calif. – The Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Foundation hosted a record-breaking event raising $125,000 that will benefit the launch of a cardiac rehabilitation program at the hospital.

Mitch Hanna, Jane Hanna, Bill Radakovitz, Nancie Radakovitz, Mike Wilson and Monica Wilson

More than 250 people attended the annual Faith & Fantasy ball celebrating this year’s theme, ‘Around the World.’

The event was hosted by Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Foundation board members Tim and Colleen Sands. The Sands are longtime supporters of the hospital and they share a passion for helping others and giving back to the community.  Read More

A Reason to Quit

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 | 0 comments

Auburn, Calif. – During National Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Ellen Carlson, R.N., an oncology nurse navigator at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital encourages you to protect your health and stop smoking to prevent lung cancer.

Lung cancer is expected to strike more than 220,000 people every year, and is the second most common cancer (not counting skin cancers) among both men and women, while also being the most deadly. Lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in the United States, with more people dying from lung cancer every year than colon, breast and prostate cancers combined.  Read More

Supporting a Community Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Crescent City – Sutter Coast Hospital is stepping up to the plate at this year’s annual Del Norte Community Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 23 in partnership with Crescent City Foursquare Church.
The Del Norte Community Thanksgiving dinner has been a tradition in Crescent City for more than 25 years and it almost didn’t happen in 2016 until Sutter Coast Hospital and other community organizations rallied together after the original organizers were unable to host. This year, Sutter Coast Hospital is again making it possible for families to celebrate Thanksgiving as a community through a partnership with the Crescent City Foursquare Church.

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