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VMC and Ekso: Helping patients walk again!

VMC is one of just 60 rehabilitation programs nationwide utilizing Ekso, a revolutionary exoskeleton robot, to help patients with brain and spinal cord injuries. With its motorized legs and backpack computer, Ekso gives hope to patients who fear they will never walk again. This technology recently made a difference for Stacie Byars, a 52 year-old Seattle-based […]

VHC Sunnyvale expands services thanks to grant funding from El Camino Healthcare District

Valley Health Center Sunnyvale is one of Santa Clara Valley Medical Center’s ambulatory clinics providing care to underserved children and adults living in North County. Roseville Orthodontist services include integrated primary care, dental services, orthodontist for children, comprehensive perinatal services, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, and a pediatric healthy lifestyle center to help children combat obesity […]

VMC staff raises $2,000 to help end sexual assault

On Wednesday, June 22, a team of male VMC staff participated in the YWCA’s 14th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundrasier at Santana Row. The event, in which men walk a mile in high-heeled shoes, is a lighthearted way to increase awareness about the very serious issue of violence against women. From the […]

National Hospital Week – Our Chance to Thank VMC’s Incredible Staff

National Hospital Week celebrates hospital workers, the women and men who support the health and well-being of their communities through dedication and compassionate care from the heart.   The VMC Foundation gives our most heartfelt thanks to all of the dedicated individuals – physicians, nurses, therapists, engineers, food service workers, volunteers, administrators and so many more – […]

VMC’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Honored with the Wirtschafter Quality Improvement Award

The California Association of Neonatologists recognized the excellent “Quality Improvement” work of the VMC NICU staff in boosting outcomes for preterm babies through enhanced breastfeeding practices, advanced breast milk nutrient analysis, home healthcare visits to help families transition from the hospital setting, and delayed umbilical cord clamping during delivery, resulting in lower rates of intraventricular […]

Announcing NEW Donor Gift Clubs!

The VMC Foundation is excited to announce the launch of our annual donor gift clubs: the Friends of VMC and the Leadership Circle. Annual gift clubs are a way for us to express our gratitude to our many generous and loyal donors with additional recognition and engagement opportunities. Donors who give at least $100 in a calendar […]

Support the VMC Foundation on Giving Tuesday

December 1st is Giving Tuesday, a national day of selfless generosity around the annual shopping and spending season… and we’re asking for your support.   For today only – VMC Foundation CEO Chris Wilder has teamed up with one of our generous donors, Dave Culler, to MATCH ALL DONATIONS received by the VMC Foundation up to […]