Being a not-for-profit institution means Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center of Santa Cruz exists not primarily to make money, but to care for the people of our community. And that’s not something you can put a price on. We’re proud to be part of a vast medical network dedicated to delivering a better kind of care to our neighbors.
Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center is unlike any other hospital you may know. It offers state-of-the-art maternity and medical/surgical services, combining patient-centered care and family convenience with the safety and security of a licensed and accredited acute care hospital.
Sutter Health supports the Santa Cruz Women's Health Center, providing care to women regardless of their ability to pay.
Having uterine fibroids removed through robotic surgery at PAMF allowed Gwen to have "miracle" babies.
Awards and Recognition
Sutter Maternity & Surgery Center, part of the Sutter Health network, is proud to provide exceptional care to every patient who walks through our doors. We’ve earned recognitions that include:
- The Leapfrog Group Top Hospital, 2016 and 2017
- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Five-Star Quality Rating, 2017
- Human Rights Campaign 2017 Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality
- Baby-Friendly Hospital designation: 2017 Re-certification by the World Health Organization, United Nations Children’s Fund
The doctors, hospitals and other healthcare services of the Sutter Health network provide a consistent level of exceptional, personalized care to patients.
Supporting Our Neighbors
We invest millions of dollars in direct medical services for people in need because we care about the health of our entire community.
We treat our patients and colleagues with compassion and respect because everyone deserves to feel welcomed and supported.
Northern California sits at a crossroads of the right place and the right time. Some of the great advancements that will define the future of our world are happening here.
Quality and Cost
Diversity and Inclusion
Sutter Health is committed to the diversity and inclusion of our workforce and valuing the unique backgrounds and values of the three million patients we care for each year.
At its highest aspiration, philanthropy is a way to have meaningful impact and change peoples' lives in a profound way. As a not-for-profit network, philanthropy enables us to advance research and enhance and expand care for patients and families in our community.
March 09, 2018