Congratulations to the 2016 Hearts Grants Recipients

Through the Hearts Grants Program, the Foundation provides seed money for innovative hospital projects and initiatives that might otherwise go unfunded at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). Since 2004, with support from the Foundation’s Annual Fund and Heroes & Hearts Luncheon, the Hearts Grants Program has funded more than 400 grants totaling more than $10 million. Cancer Care Children’s Ultrasounds Currin-Carlisle Learning Center Financial Fitness Clinic Health Advocates HIVE ICARE Implementation Increasing Primary Care of Hepatitis C Inspiring Hope in Recovery Initiative MedShare Hospital Greening Program Mindfulness-Based Childbirth Education Program Model Cell and Leadership System Multidisciplinary Assessment Clinic Mural [...]

November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Events, Funded Initiatives, Supporters|

State-of-the-Art Equipment Completes New Hospital

With its dramatic design and light-filled interior, the new hospital at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG) features state-of-the-art equipment and  new furnishings, thanks to the generosity of donors to San Francisco General Hospital Foundation’s Heart of Our City Capital Campaign. “Philanthropic support has enabled us to equip the new hospital with the same or better caliber of medical equipment than is available at other hospitals in San Francisco,” said Susan P. Ehrlich, MD, MPP, Chief Executive Officer of ZSFG. “We are grateful for the community’s investment in the well-being of our patients.” In 2008, San Francisco voters overwhelmingly passed Prop A [...]

November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Funded Initiatives, Rebuild|

Family Birth Center: A Solid Start

On Saturday, May 21, 2016, at 2:43pm, Milenka Aliana Suarez-Alvarado became the first baby born at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). The birth happened the same day patients moved into the new building in a carefully choreographed procedure involving over 200 patients. As the newest member of the Suarez- Alvarado family, Milenka was welcomed into this world by her loving parents and the devoted staff at ZSFG, named one of the safest places to have a baby in California, and the only hospital in San Francisco that is certified by the World Health Organization as a Baby- Friendly Hospital. Rebecca [...]

November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Funded Initiatives, Grateful Patient|