April 26, 2018 – Alameda Health System Observes National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alameda Health System Observes National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oakland, Calif. — April 26, 2018 — On National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, April 28, Alameda Health System is reminding the community of kiosks open at three of its facilities to drop off expired medications. [...]

2018-07-10T19:17:24+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

April 12, 2018 – Alameda Health System and Anthem Blue Cross Reach Contract Agreement

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alameda Health System and Anthem Blue Cross Reach Contract Agreement Alameda Hospital now “in-network” for Anthem Blue Cross members Oakland, Calif. — April 12, 2018 — Alameda Health System today announced a new contract with Anthem Blue Cross of California at Alameda Hospital. Beginning May 1, [...]

2018-07-10T19:16:54+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

April 10, 2018 – Alameda Health System Debuts Medical Simulation Center

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 EMBARGOED UNTIL APRIL 10, 2018 Alameda Health System Debuts Medical Simulation Center Oakland, Calif. — April 10, 2018 — Alameda Health System today announced the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art Health Professions Training and Education Center that will give local young women and men from diverse backgrounds hands-on [...]

2018-07-10T19:16:18+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

March 12, 2018 – “Stop the Bleed” Training at Senior Injury Prevention Forum

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 NEWS ADVISORY “Stop the Bleed” Training at Senior Injury Prevention Forum Assemblyman Nate Miley to receive training and certification Oakland, Calif. — March 12, 2018 — At the Alameda County Emergency Medical Services’ Annual Senior Injury Prevention forum on March 16, Supervisor Nate Miley will participate in the hands-on [...]

2018-07-10T19:15:03+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

January 25, 2018 – Alameda Health System Board of Trustees Approves Implementation of Electronic Health Record System Project

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alameda Health System Board of Trustees Approves Implementation of Electronic Health Record System Project Epic EHR system provides transparency of patient records among providers; empowers patients to become active participants in their own health Oakland, Calif. — Jan. 25, 2018 — The Alameda Health System Board [...]

2018-07-10T18:37:53+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

January 17, 2018 – County Board of Supervisors Names Dr. Taft Bhuket to Alameda Health Systems Board of Trustees

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE County Board of Supervisors Names Dr. Taft Bhuket to Alameda Health Systems Board of Trustees Oakland, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2018 —Alameda Health System, the Bay Area’s leading public health system, announced today that Dr. Taft Bhuket has been appointed to the AHS Board of Trustees, [...]

2018-07-10T19:03:29+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

January 17, 2018 – “Stop the Bleed” Training at Alameda Health System-Highland Hospital

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE STOP THE BLEED Training at Alameda Health System-Highland Hospital Oakland, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2018 —No longer are CPR and First Aid training sufficient community life-saving techniques. The new normal with the rise of mass shootings and active shooter situations in schools, churches, public meeting places, [...]

2018-07-10T19:02:43+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: AHS News Releases|

November 8, 2017 – Food Network Star Aarti Sequeira to Guest Chef at Highland Hospital Cafeteria

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Food Network Star Aarti Sequeira to Guest Chef at Highland Hospital Cafeteria Sequeira will demonstrate a favorite recipe from her new cookbook Oakland, Calif.— Nov. 8, 2017 — To highlight a native cuisine of one of the diverse populations it serves, Alameda Health System on Thursday [...]

2018-07-10T19:09:21+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Categories: AHS News Releases|

October 25, 2017 – County Board of Supervisors Names Abode Services CEO Louis Chicoine to Alameda Health System Board of Trustees

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE County Board of Supervisors Names Abode Services CEO Louis Chicoine to Alameda Health System Board of Trustees Oakland, Calif. — October 25, 2017 —Alameda Health System, the Bay Area’s leading public health system, announced today that Louis Chicoine, executive director for Abode Services, has been appointed [...]

2018-07-10T19:05:08+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: AHS News Releases|

October 16, 2017 – Caring for Community Health and Safety at Every Age at the Alameda Health System Health Fair

Contact Lorna Fernandes lfernandes@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-506-0812 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Caring for Community Health and Safety at Every Age at the Alameda Health System Health Fair Free flu shots, bike helmets and health screenings to keep children through seniors safe and healthy Oakland, Calif.— Oct. 16, 2017 — As a committed partner who understands the health [...]

2018-07-10T19:06:05+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Categories: AHS News Releases|