October 2017 Board of Director’s Meeting Recap

The Valley Economic Alliance’s Board of Director’s met at Providence Tarzana Medical Center’s North conference room on October 19th.

Dale Surowitz, Chief Executive Officer of Providence Tarzana Medical Center welcomed guests and  presented information on the Tarzana Reimagined Project. Providence Tarzana Medical Center, ranked among the nation’s top 100 hospitals, and will invest more than $514 million to build a new, state-of-the-art patient wing, featuring all private rooms and a new Emergency Department, as part of a major redesign of the medical center.  The plan also includes improvements to the existing 33-bed Women’s Pavilion, new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and calls for expanded diagnostic and treatment areas, an enhanced lobby and visitor reception area, additional parking as well as a more healing environment with art, water features and green space.

Brigette Loden, Executive Director of Community Foundation of the Valleys  shared information about the “Give Local” Campaign which is meant to inspire and educate our region’s residents on the importance of supporting charities in the communities.