Last November, San Francisco General Hospital Foundation joined state and city officials, hospital staff, patients, and hundreds of San Francisco residents to celebrate construction completion of the beautiful new acute care and trauma center at Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center. This achievement was marked with a building dedication and campus naming honoring the transformational grant of $75 million from Dr. Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg, and was followed by a community celebration.

“The doctors, nurses, and staff at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center answer the call to care for the people of this great city 24/7,” said Amanda Heier, CEO of San Francisco General Hospital Foundation. “We are able to celebrate this milestone because of the many individuals, as well as corporate, foundation, and civic and community leaders, who have answered the call in support of this unprecedented initiative.”

The new acute care and trauma center is scheduled to open later this spring. The Emergency Department (ED) in the new center will feature 31 more exam rooms, two additional trauma rooms and C