Posts made in April, 2011

New Hospital Community Tour & Safety Fair April 30

Everyone is invited and thousands are expected to attend the Community Tour of the new Mills-Peninsula Medical Center in Burlingame on Saturday, April 30, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Come join nearly 100 employees who are volunteering their day to conduct tours of several areas of the new hospital,  including:

Lower Level:  Base Isolators

First floor:  Emergency Department, Radiology and CT Scan, Surgery Department, Meditation Garden and room, and Atrium café

Second floor:  Intensive Care Unit, Family Birth Center, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Third floor:  Patient rooms and gardens

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Modern Birth Experience at Mills-Peninsula

Janine and Scott Axe got to know their twins Guillermo John and Gregory James before they were born.

“We had already named them and knew who was who when we saw them in the ultrasound,” Scott said.

Yet, when Janine had a Cesarean section, the babies may have come in reverse of the predicted order, Janine explained.

“Greg was probably supposed to be Guillermo.”

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Employees Tour New Medical Center

More than 2,000 Mills-Peninsula Health Services employees and their families gathered at the new medical center on Saturday, April 9, 2011 to witness the official ribbon cutting and tour the brand new facility.

The pre-opening ceremony included comments by Mills-Peninsula CEO Bob Merwin and Sutter Health Peninsula Coastal Region President Jeff Gerard. Also in attendance were San Mateo County Board of Supervisors President Carole Groom, San Mateo Mayor Jack Matthews, and Burlingame Mayor Terry Nagel.

See video of the event and hear what people have to say while touring new medical center:


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Pre-Opening Ribbon Cutting at New Hospital

Mills Peninsula Medical Center on March 25, 2011 in Burlingame, Calif.
Media , Employees Invited ; 
Local Dignitaries to Speak

Media are invited to attend a ceremonial ribbon cutting this Saturday, April 9, at 11 a.m., at the entry of the Mills-Peninsula Medical Center (new hospital) at 1501 Trousdale, Burlingame.
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