Alameda Health System Leaders Say Hospitals Are ‘Safe Spaces’ for Undocumented Immigrants

At their board meeting this evening, trustees of the Alameda Health System, which operates the county's public hospitals, affirmed that they will continue to make healthcare services available to undocumented immigrants and other populations whose care might be imperiled by the incoming Trump administration.  Read more.

2017-10-12T19:06:45+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

AHS to Play Key Role in Alameda County Whole Person Care Pilot

Alameda Health System is proud to partner with Alameda County's Health Care Services Agency on AC Care Connect, a new Whole Person Care Pilot. AC Care Connect will help homeless and other people with high needs with both health care and housing. The program is funded by a $140 million grant from the California Department [...]

2017-10-12T19:06:57+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

Highland earns statewide honor

Alameda Health System Highland Hospital, one of only three Baby-Friendly designated hospitals in the Bay Area, has earned a spot on California’s 2016 Hospital C-Section Honor Roll. California Health and Human Services Secretary Diana Dooley recently recognized the Oakland hospital as one of 104 in the state which have met or exceeded a federal goal [...]

2017-10-12T18:42:05+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Categories: Archive|

Oakland: Center attending to ‘urgent needs’ of refugees

At Eastmont Wellness, there are no actual welcome mats awaiting people escaping tyranny and oppression in other countries, but the staff there nonetheless maintains this nation’s legacy of welcoming those who seek a better life.  Read more.

2017-10-12T18:43:49+00:00 October 27th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

Alameda Hospital Hosts Annual Community Health Fair

Health System Contact Jerri Randrup jrandrup@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-437-4732 Media Contact Kyle McGuire kyle@amfmediagroup.com 925-790-2788 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 17, 2016 Alameda Hospital Hosts Annual Community Health Fair Fair Celebrates Fifth Anniversary of Certified Primary Stroke Center Oakland, Calif. (Oct. 17, 2016) – Alameda Hospital will host its annual Community Health Fair on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m.-12 [...]

2017-10-12T19:07:24+00:00 October 17th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

Alameda Health System Strengthens Hospital Leadership

Health System Contact Jerri Randrup jrandrup@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-437-4732 Media Contact Kyle McGuire kyle@amfmediagroup.com 925-790-2788 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 13, 2016 Alameda Health System Strengthens Hospital Leadership Recent Appointments Further Integrate Care Delivery System Wide Oakland, Calif. (October 13, 2016) – Alameda Health System (AHS) welcomes James E.T. Jackson and Richard Espinoza into new roles as chief administrative officer [...]

2017-10-12T19:12:20+00:00 October 13th, 2016|Categories: Archive|