Psychiatric Services

Sutter Davis Hospital Named Most Family-Friendly Workplace by Modern Healthcare

Posted by on Sep 29, 2017 | 0 comments

SDH, Sutter Center for Psychiatry Receive Recognitions for Best Places to Work in Healthcare

DAVIS, Ca. – Sutter Davis Hospital was ranked as No. 32 among healthcare providers and insurers by Modern Healthcare’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winner rankings is available on Modern Healthcare’s website. Modern Healthcare will publish a special supplement featuring ranked lists of all the winners along with the October 2 issue.

Sutter Davis Hospital was also recognized as Most Family-Friendly Workplace, a recognition that hospital leadership takes to heart.

“We are extremely proud to be acknowledged by Modern Healthcare as a Family-Friendly Workplace,” said Jennifer Maher, CEO, Sutter Davis Hospital. “This award was given to us in big part due to our Culture of Caring. We have a staff who buys in to our culture and treats one another with respect. When you care for one another like you care for your patients, you create a wonderful atmosphere that feels like home.” Read More

Sacramento Mayor Thanks Sutter Staff, Outlines Plan to Help Homeless

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 | 0 comments

Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg thanked Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento staff for its care of the homeless population.

SACRAMENTO – Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg thanked Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento’s leaders for the midtown hospital’s treatment of the homeless and mentally ill, and outlined his goals to markedly reduce the city’s homeless population.

“Society has done you a great disservice,” he said, speaking to Sutter Medical Center’s Hospital Council during its July management meeting. “I don’t think you should have to be the first and last refuge for people with psychiatric disabilities or in psychiatric crisis. We ought to be about helping people before they even have to get to an emergency room.”

He thanked Sutter Health and Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento for their partnerships on many programs aiding the homeless population, including helping Sacramento to become the only city in the state to receive a Whole Person Care grant that will provide $64 million toward homeless programs. Read More

Two Sutter Health Hospitals Named Best Places to Work by Modern Healthcare

Posted by on May 22, 2017 | 0 comments

SACRAMENTO —Sutter Davis Hospital and Sutter Center for Psychiatry were named by Modern Healthcare as two of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2017. They are the only hospitals in Northern California to receive the award, which honors U.S. workplaces in health care that enable employees to perform at their optimum level to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.

Sutter Center for Psychiatry was named a 100 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare.

This is the ninth year in a row that Sutter Davis Hospital was honored in the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work survey, and it is the sixth consecutive year for Sutter Center for Psychiatry, part of Sutter Health’s mental health division. It is one of two psychiatric facility recognized.

A total of 100 health-care workplaces around the country – representing providers (including hospitals), suppliers, payers and associations– were honored as Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The two Sutter Health affiliates are the only ones honored in the greater Sacramento region. Read More

Mayor-elect Steinberg Praises Sutter Expansion of Mental Health Services

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 | 0 comments

SACRAMENTO – With mental health advocate and Sacramento Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg calling it “a great day” for Sacramento, Sutter Center for Psychiatry unveiled its new, larger Outpatient Center this week and announced plans to expand its behavioral health services to include an after-work program for adults and an after-school program for adolescents.

Sutter Center for Psychiatry CEO John Boyd, left, introduces Sacramento Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg, right, during the grand opening event of the new Sutter Outpatient Center.

Sutter Center for Psychiatry CEO John Boyd, left, introduces Sacramento Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg, right, during the grand opening event of the new Sutter Outpatient Center.

The new Sutter Center for Psychiatry Outpatient Center located at 7919 Folsom Blvd. contains 10,000 square feet – nearly twice as much space as the former outpatient center – and has been designed to aid in the wellness process. Soothing, full-wall nature scenes welcome visitors and patients, and each group room was personally designed by the therapists in order to maximize their therapy style and sessions.

“The expanded program capacity comes with new and beautiful space that is designed with the healing environment in mind,” said Sutter Center for Psychiatry CEO John Boyd. “The Outpatient Center’s programs use evidence-based treatment and support that are key components of our overall continuum-of-care services available within Sutter Health.” Read More

Three Sutter Health Hospitals Chosen as Best Places to Work

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 | 0 comments

Sutter Amador Joins Sutter Davis and Sutter Center for Psychiatry on Annual Modern Healthcare List

SACRAMENTO — Sutter Amador Hospital joined Sutter Davis Hospital and Sutter Center for Psychiatry to be named by Modern Healthcare as three of the 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2016. They are the only hospitals in Northern California to receive the award, which honors U.S. workplaces in health care that enable employees to perform at their optimum level to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.

BPTW-LOGOThis is the eighth year in a row that Sutter Davis Hospital was honored in the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work survey, and it is the fifth consecutive year for Sutter Center for Psychiatry, which is the only psychiatric facility to be so honored in the nation. It is Sutter Amador’s first time on the list.

A total of 100 health-care workplaces around the country – representing providers (including hospitals), suppliers, payers and associations– were honored as Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The three Sutter affiliates are the only ones honored in the greater Sacramento region. Read More

Two Sutter Facilities Earn Top 15 Nods in Best Places Survey

Posted by on Oct 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Sutter Center for Psychiatry ranked 11th in the Small Provider Category in the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work in Healthcare survey.

Sutter Center for Psychiatry ranked 11th in the Small Provider Category in the Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work in Healthcare survey.

SACRAMENTO – Sutter Davis Hospital and Sutter Center for Psychiatry each ranked in the top 15 of their respective categories when Modern Healthcare revealed its Best Places to Work rankings during the Best Places to Work Gala on Oct. 14 at the Omni Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.

Sutter Davis Hospital ranked 14th in the Medium Provider Category and 30th overall among all provider categories. Sutter Center for Psychiatry ranked 11th in the Small Provider Category and 32nd among all provider categories.

Jennifer Maher, CEO, SDH, and Don Hartman, Human Resources director, SDH, accepted awards for Sutter Davis Hospital. Jeffrey Symon, director of patient services, SMCS, and Kristin Lawson, HR manager, SMCS, accepted the award for Sutter Center for Psychiatry.

Sutter Davis Hospital was named as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare for the seventh year in a row and was the only hospital in California to make the list. Sutter Center for Psychiatry made the list for the fourth year and was the lone mental-health facility to make the list.