Blog: Behind the documentary that tackles end-of-life care

Originally published in Modern Healthcare. By Adam Rubenfire & Jaclyn Schiff September 16, 2016 For most hospital administrators, the idea of allowing filmmakers to roam the halls of the ICU is probably no more appealing than getting into the nitty-gritty of their compensation. But uncomfortable situations can yield powerful results, which must have been [...]

2018-06-15T00:24:13+00:00September 16th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

Netflix Documentary Features Heartbreaking End-of-Life Care Decisions at an Oakland Hospital

Originally published in KQED. By Lisa Fine September 13, 2016 When is more medical care helpful in end-of-life situations and when does it just lead to more suffering? How do you know when it's time to let someone you love pass away naturally? These choices are heart-wrenching for patients, families, and their doctors. [...]

2018-06-15T00:06:58+00:00September 13th, 2016|Categories: Archive|

High-Tech Gift Strengthens Alameda Health System’s Ability to Serve All

Contact Kyle McGuire 925-790-2788 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sep. 8, 2016 High-Tech Gift Strengthens Alameda Health System’s Ability to Serve All Alameda Health System, Kaiser Permanente, and East Bay Community Foundation team up for new technology Oakland, Calif. (Sep. 8, 2016) – Alameda Health System Foundation (AHSF) today announced a historic advancement in increasing access to [...]

2018-06-14T23:48:10+00:00September 8th, 2016|Categories: Archive|