A Women and Children’s Center at VMC

San Jose needs a medical center for women and children.  Let’s make it happen.

A Women and Children's Center at VMC

See “Soiree Under the Star” from above

The venue for “Soiree Under the Stars”, the annual gala of the VMC Foundation, was truly one-of-a-kind. Now enjoy breathtaking aerial footage of the event, courtesy of CreaTV San Jose.

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Coming 2015: The John A. and Susan Sobrato Pavilion

John A. and Susan Sobrato make a historic commitment to the VMC Foundation with a $5 million challenge grant.

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Coming 2015: The John A. and Susan Sobrato Pavilion

Take a tour of VMC

The VMC Foundation offers unique, behind-the-scenes tours of Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. If you are interested, please send us an email or call 408-885-5299.

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The chilling cost of budget cuts – life hanging in the balance

When the leadership of Santa Clara County and The Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System decided to spend 20 million dollars on So what does this mean? VMC just expanded its cancer care. With our new Sobrato Cancer Center, we’re serving more people than ever before…we’re still hurting, but we’re still here. What if […]

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Here comes the Sun (Power)!

Earth Day 2009 will be extra-special at Valley Medical Center, and YOU are invited to be a part of it! The 50-second video below provides a sneak preview, but here are the details in print form: Valley Medical Center invites you to Earth Day 2009 Wednesday, April 22, 2pm Main Parking Garage, top floor, corner […]

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Delicious and deadly...shaking our hypertension

Delicious and deadly…shaking our hypertension

On this Cesar Chavez Day, I thought we’d discuss food: The kind grown in the ground and picked by good people who work much harder than I do. If I ate more of that kind of food – fresh fruit and veggies – maybe my doctor, Chris Snow, wouldn’t have resigned from VMC last year […]

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Educating nurses...from around the world?

Educating nurses…from around the world?

Today was super cool – it began with a visit to Valley Medical Center by a group of 12 nursing students from Japan! That’s them, in the photo, along with VMC Foundation staff member Debbie Burdsall, touring through our Spinal Cord Rehabilitation outdoor plaza. Okay, I’m not the finest photographer on earth. Maybe they all […]

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The New VSC...making room, and fast.

The New VSC…making room, and fast.

Hey Friends, just a quick look at today’s news on Valley Medical Center’s main campus: The construction zone is in effect! I took this shot this morning, as the fencing goes up around VMC’s old one-story, outdated outpatient building (that’s the dark, windowless portion just behind the truck). This facility was emptied earlier this month […]

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