Sonoma West Medical Center is a new entity that will be re-opening the hospital formerly known as Palm Drive Hospital. While continuing the 70-plus-year tradition of healthcare that began in 1941, Sonoma West is committed to building a new viable medical center that will become a model of superior care and services for all of Sonoma County.
The Hospital that Would be Healed
Northern California Community Rallies to Save Hospital
Sebastopol, Ca – While an alarming trend of closing hospitals continues across the country, a small hospital in Sebastopol, California is rallying to re-open thanks to unprecedented community support and an entrepreneurial strategy.
Sonoma West Medical Center begins remodeling at Palm Drive, projects new opening date and hospital tours.
Raymond Hino, MPA, FACHE, the CEO of Sonoma West Medical Center, announced a new start date of April 27th. According to Hino, ‘We have experienced delays in getting some non-structural earthquake work done that should have been completed years ago but now have a timeline that will allow us to open by the 27th of April.”
Dr. Michael Bollinger discusses the importance of having a hospital in West Sonoma County.
Dr. Bollinger is a highly regarded orthopedic surgeon based in Sebastopol, California. He is particularly recognized for his expertise in minimally invasive hip replacement and hip arthroscopy.
Dr. Bollinger will lead the Orthopedic Institute at the new Sonoma West Medical Center which – through the unprecedented re-opening of the closed Palm Drive Hospital – will continue the more than 70-year history of healthcare serving West Sonoma County.