Follow our Educational Series on testing to learn about polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and serology testing, and stay abreast of the latest updates at Sutter. In Part 1 of this series, we describe SARS-CoV-2 testing with PCR.
Rural counties struggle to attract well-trained primary-care, family physicians. Sutter Health developed a program to help solve this, and it is now on track to start next year.
When a global health crisis began endangering communities across Northern California, Sutter research and operational staff started brainstorming new ways to track the spread of COVID-19 and launch strategies for early detection and ongoing surveillance. Learn how these data detectives are partnering to bring top-quality care to patients and communities across Sutter’s integrated network.
Whether at home or in the hospital, patients getting the support they need “It is transformative—I don’t think we’ll ever go back to practicing medicine in the same way we did B.C. — before coronavirus.” SACRAMENTO –In what may herald a cultural shift in how patients and their doctors interact, video visits have increased at …
rapy to medication for treating insomnia in rural adults. Results may be especially important as physicians seek alternative ways of providing sleep therapy during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.
Paying it Forward: Sutter Teams with Vitalant to Offer COVID-19 Survivor-Donated Blood Plasma to Patients
New research suggests blood plasma collected from people who have recovered from COVID-19 may help treat patients with severe cases of the disease. Learn how Sutter’s new partnership with Vitalant will deliver this ground-breaking care to patients.
When Sutter Roseville Medical Center leadership began preparations for a potential surge of COVID-19 patients, they knew what needed to be done: Get their Emergency Department and ICU expansion finished pronto.
When the Spanish flu hit Northern California, Sacramento had few options to care for its sick and dying population. So 17 local physicians decided to do something about it.
When a global health challenge began endangering communities across Northern California, researchers at Sutter started brainstorming potential solutions to deliver much-needed treatment to people infected with the novel coronavirus. Learn how clinical trials and other research at Sutter are helping bring top-quality care to our patients and communities.
SAN FRANCISCO—Imagine if you were ordered to shelter in place and your only option was a homeless shelter. How would you get care for your existing health conditions? For low-income or homeless people who live in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood, the coronavirus outbreak is making what was already a difficult situation even more challenging. Fortunately …