The Sacramento area prioritizes the well-being of its citizens and it’s healthcare workers and it shows. With $1,030 per capita spending on health and emergency services compared to the National average of just $359, and just 6% of residents without insurance compared to the average of 10%, it’s clear healthcare is a top priority in California’s Capital. In fact Tim Lewis Communities’ Sutter Park is home to a site that once held Sutter Memorial affectionately named the “baby hospital”, which now resides at its new downtown site for expectant families. It’s pretty hard not to throw a rock, or stethoscope for that matter, and hit a medical facility in the area.
Hospitals and medical facilities sprinkle the Sacramento area, with closest neighbors to Sutter Park being Dignity Health’s Mercy General in East Sacramento. The top-rated UC Davis Health, ranked #9 in the U.S. in Adult Specialties and #4 in Children’s Specialties, is just eleven minutes down the road from Sutter Park. It’s also home to a renowned medical school for physicians and RNs. Next door to UC Davis is another wonderful medical facility that’s helped many, the Shriners Hospital for Children.
Downtown Sacramento is home to the aforementioned Sutter Medical Center and its NICU at Sutter General Hospital. Dignity Health also has another location here with its downtown Woodland Memorial Hospital. About seventeen minutes south is Kaiser’s South Sacramento Medical Center. Overall there are about twenty-five major hospitals in the greater Sacramento area and countless medical offices and supporting facilities.
Love What You Do and Where You Do It For a Change
Doctors, nurses and medical staff have an abundance of employer possibilities in the Sacramento region, but just as critically, the housing options that support a long successful career in the area. The Sutter Park community is an ideal example, offering spacious homes in a family-friendly garden community. It’s East Sacramento location offers excellent schooling options for all ages and a health-focused community that includes farm-to-fork bistros, gyms and plenty of outdoor recreation from parks to trails to the American River. It’s the crossroads of great work opportunities and wonderful living, set in the Sacramento lifestyle. Come see what all the fuss is about, you’ll be pleasantly unsurprised. Homes are moving fast though, so get in touch now!