San Francisco is close to moving The City’s health care system into the 21st century. Read More
San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center is celebrating a construction milestone today as the building’s final steel beam is moved into place.
To celebrate the topping out ceremony, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee will be among those gathering at the rebuild site in the Potrero Hill neighborhood to watch the final beam placed into position, according to San Francisco General Hospital CEO Sue Currin. Read More
When it comes to workers’ compensation benefits paid out by cities, public safety workers are in a class of their own. Read More
League of Women Voters Gala: Community leaders and five-decade members of the League of Women Voters were honored Thursday at “Centennial Celebration of Women’s Suffrage in California” at the City Club in San Francisco. Honorees included “pioneers” Susan Desmond-Hellmann, Aileen Hernandez, Margaret Sullivan, Dede Wilsey and Brenda Wright; “rising stars” Nicole Baran, London Breed, Hala K. Read More
An arm with a blotchy red rash popped up on Dr. Toby Maurer’s computer screen at San Francisco General Hospital.
The photo, from a physician at a San Mateo County clinic, came with questions: Is this from poison oak, and am I treating it correctly?
Poison oak indeed, Maurer confirmed. She wrote back telling the physician to continue an oral steroid to help knock out the rash. Read More