Mitch Hanna

Let these men serve district

Robert Tice-Raskin and Scott Hopper for Pleasant Ridge Union School Board Trustees As a former member of the Pleasant Ridge Union School Board of Trustees, I am pleased to endorse ...

Hospital’s new imaging unit through the roof

A new MRI system installed this week will enhance diagnostic imaging services at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital. On Friday, the hospital, an affiliate of Sutter Health, took deliver ...

Bottom line more important than people

 Dear Mr. (Mitch) Hanna, CEO of Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital: It was disappointing to read of the possible closure of the SAFH Family Birthing Center (Journal, May 3). Being one ...

Local women’s group gets growing for health

Some Auburn-area women now have a community garden, thanks to advocacy and partnerships. On Saturday, members of the group, sponsored by the Latino Leadership Council, began the w ...

Hospital's first pharmacist to receive Healthcare Award

When what was then known as Auburn Faith Community Hospital opened in the 1960s, pharmacist Wes Fain established and nurtured its pharmacy. By the time he retired in 1992, he was s ...

Sutter Auburn Faith harvests sunshine to save energy

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital officially unveiled its new $6 million solar installation Wednesday. The 3,000 solar panels in a two-system configuration have a capacity of 700 kilo ...

Healthcare Award spotlights three decades of community service

A physician and community leader who’s been making a difference in Auburn for more than three decades is this year’s Healthcare Award honoree. Dr. Bill Kirby’s association w ...

Hospital unveils second-floor remodel

A just-completed renovation of Sutter Auburn Faith’s second-floor is being unveiled today. The project, which includes cosmetic and technological updates, is the first component ...

New deliveries to birth center: pool, playground

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital’s family birth center is focusing on growth. The center, which 18 months ago faced declining births and the loss of two of its three obstetricians, ...

Numbers and needs of patients change; hospital will change with them

The relocation of the Acute Rehab Unit to Roseville in late November opened up 11 additional beds at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital. Shorter hospital stays and more procedures tran ...