New AHS Committee to Address Diversity

New AHS Committee to Address Diversity Alameda Health System has established a Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee (HEDI) that will bring a systematic approach and vision to advancing health equity, diversity and inclusion at all levels of the system. HEDI will look beyond the type and quality of services AHS provided. It will [...]

2020-01-23T00:00:09+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|

AHS Fights Food Insecurity

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhuman because it often results in physical death.” ~Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The cost of living in the Bay Area is the highest in the country and a recent report showed that many people in Alameda County are [...]

2020-01-21T21:42:20+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|

AHS Teams with Alameda Alliance for Health to Provide Cervical Screenings as Part of Cervical Health Awareness Month

Oakland, Calif. – January 6, 2020 – January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. In honor of this important national health awareness observance, Alameda Health System (AHS) and Alameda Alliance for Health (Alliance) are teaming up to encourage more than 10,000 women in Alameda County to come in for their annual cervical screening at any AHS [...]

2020-01-07T17:33:32+00:00January 7th, 2020|Categories: AHS Press Releases|