Alameda Health System’s Frontline Workers Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

Today, five frontline staff at Alameda Health System (AHS) Highland Hospital were the first to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.  It marks a historic moment and big step forward in the fight to end the global pandemic as Alameda County and Bay Area continue to face a surge in cases and hospitalizations. The vaccine is [...]

2020-12-19T00:45:10+00:00December 18th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|

Newly Appointed AHS Board Elects Officers

The newly appointed Board of Trustees (BOT) for Alameda Health System (AHS) met today, December 16, 2020 to elect officers, form working committees and set the meeting calendar for 2021. The Board of Trustees is appointed by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors and is charged with the governance of Alameda Health System.  The [...]

2020-12-17T06:20:31+00:00December 17th, 2020|Categories: Board of Trustees, Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|

California’s COVID-19 Exposure Notification App Is Now Live

California residents now have one more tool to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Smartphone users can sign up for CA Notify, an app that sends an alert if the user has been around someone who later tests positive for COVID-19. CA Notify is not a contact tracing app and it does not track [...]

2020-12-11T22:45:22+00:00December 11th, 2020|Categories: Featured|

AHS Continues To Support Victims of Domestic Violence

During the holiday season unrealistic expectations, financial pressures, and the increased consumption of alcohol can raise stress levels, which can contribute to incidents of domestic violence. Add to that, conditions created by COVID-19 including social distancing, working remotely and job loss and the numbers rise even more. “At Alameda Health System (AHS) we believe [...]

2020-12-08T22:02:46+00:00December 8th, 2020|Categories: Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|

AHS Foundation Gala Happening This Friday

Please join us virtually on Friday, December 4, 2020 from 7 – 8:00 p.m. for the Alameda Health System Foundation’s 30th Anniversary Gala. Attendance is free and everyone is invited to attend.  This year the gala will celebrate and recognize Alameda County’s Health Care Heroes and Mobile Clinic.The one-hour event will recognize our frontline staff and [...]

2020-12-03T22:13:59+00:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: Featured|

Delvecchio S. Finley Named President and Chief Executive Officer of Atrium Health Navicent

Atrium Health Announces Delvecchio Finley as New CEO of Atrium Health Navicent Oakland, Calif. — Dec. 3, 2020 — Atrium Health has named Delvecchio Finley as president and chief executive officer of Georgia-based Atrium Health Navicent, effective February 1, 2021.   Finley has served as chief executive officer of Alameda Health System (AHS) [...]

2020-12-03T21:08:11+00:00December 3rd, 2020|Categories: AHS Press Releases, Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|