AHS Leaders are Committed to Listening, Learning and Taking Action

  In August Kristine Claire (KC) Yallico a clinical laboratory scientist supervisor at Alameda Health System-Highland Hospital saw an opportunity to maximize the beautiful outdoor courtyard space for employees to eat outdoors without having to sit on the concrete or grass.Yallico took the initiative to share her idea on the weekly leadership desktop chat and sent [...]

2021-09-16T19:24:53+00:00September 15th, 2021|Categories: Featured|

From our CEO: Beating Burnout by Creating a Culture of Health and Wellbeing

Day after day our dedicated Alameda Health System (AHS) staff continue to provide support, hope and exceptional care for our patients and communities.  Even during these incredibly challenging times the courage, commitment and compassion you bring to serving all is truly awe-inspiring. I want to express my sincere gratitude for everything you do, and [...]

2021-09-15T18:28:32+00:00September 14th, 2021|Categories: Featured|

AHS joins USOAC for Some Healthy Living!

Each year thousands of seniors celebrate Healthy Aging Month and take action to improve their quality of life at the United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County (USOAC) Healthy Living Festival. Over the years Alameda Health System (AHS) has supported these kinds of worthwhile efforts that empower older adults to make healthy choices. The [...]

2021-09-16T19:29:45+00:00September 14th, 2021|Categories: Featured|

Making Prostate Health a Priority

Paying attention to prostate health gives men the best chance to prevent and treat prostate cancer so they can live long, healthy lives for themselves and their loved ones. The best defense against prostate cancer is gaining a better understanding of the disease including risk factors and potential symptoms. Every patient at Alameda Health [...]

2021-09-16T20:59:35+00:00September 14th, 2021|Categories: Featured|

Employee Spotlight: Harrison Beck System Director, AHS Environmental Services

A patient might have no family or friends, and they’re in the hospital. Maybe they just wanted somebody to chat with for, like, three minutes and somebody to listen to them and that housekeeper coming in there for that 10 minutes to clean their room could be that [...]

2021-09-16T21:23:57+00:00September 14th, 2021|Categories: Featured|