Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital

Local hospital truly top-notch

My wife and I read the letter in the April 9 Journal by Mary Lynn Barrett about the quality of services provided by Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital and could not agree more about her ...

Local medical care excellent

I live in Auburn and in this past year I was diagnosed with pancreatitis. I had no insurance and no family doctor. When the pain and nausea became unbearable I made at least a doze ...

Students create holiday art for Sutter Auburn

Rock Creek Elementary School students recently created paintings that were displayed on the walls of the hospital. The artists are students of Barbara Fralick’s third-grade class ...

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 ...

Founding hospital doctor dies at 81

A founding medical leader in Auburn passed away Friday morning. Dr. Bruce Becker was one of 10 doctors who founded Auburn Faith Hospital. He practiced medicine in Auburn for 37 y ...

Berries the delicious little gems of summer

Biting into a fresh berry is a little bit like having fireworks explode in your mouth. These little gems that pack a flavor punch are some of summer’s finest foods for a number ...

River Cats pay VIP visits in Auburn

Auburn — Patients at Sutter Faith Auburn Hospital got a surprise visit from Sacramento River Cats players and the team’s rambunctious mascot, Dinger Friday. River Cats Wes Tim ...

Mad as hell at hospital

With regard to the closing of the Auburn Faith Family Birthing Center, I have to agree with most of what that person wrote in last Friday’s Reader Input (Peter Newman, “Let us ...

Auburn needs birth center

I, too, am so disappointed in the administrators of Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital. Thank you, Peter Newman (“Let us rally in support of birth center,” Reader Input, May 6), for ...

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 ...

Healthy cooking means looking beyond packaging

Many products being marketed as health foods are actually imposters, one study says. High-calorie counts and unnatural ingredient lists tell the real story behind their deceptive ...

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 ...

Local hospital given high marks

The Commission on Cancer, a multidisciplinary program of the American College of Surgeons, has given Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital a three-year accreditation approval with commendat ...

Ag ‘speed dating’ the start of a beautiful relationship

PlacerGrown is putting an agricultural spin on “speed dating.” It’s a way to initiate a dialog between farmers and food buyers as the growing season approaches. “The time ...