Write to Sutter Health to reopen the Mickelson Therapy Pool and encourage your healthcare providers to do the same.
Below are suggested talking points for your letter:
Tell your personal story.
Urge Sutter Health to work with the Peninsula Health Care District, the Sequoia Healthcare District, and the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors who have expressed willingness to assist with the cost of restoring and operating the Mickelson therapy pool. Thus there is no risk/no cost to Sutter Health to reopen the pool.
Sutter Health needs to listen to the community and stop its pattern of closing programs that benefit the community.
Explore the FAQs, information, and stories here on the website for more ideas.
If you receive a donation request from the Sutter Health Mills-Peninsula Hospital Foundation, please return the envelope with a note explaining that you will not be making a donation until they reopen the Mickelson therapy pool.
If you choose to make a donation, indicate that your contribution is restricted and may only be used to reopen the therapy pool.