Online patient portal gets new name and webpage

The Alameda Health System (AHS) patient portal that allows AHS patients to access their health information online has been rebranded to MyChart based on patient feedback. Under the direction of the Patient Innovation Committee, a team that included Information Services, Ambulatory Care Services and Public Affairs and Community Engagement, launched a patient survey in [...]

2024-06-12T21:19:55+00:00June 12th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

AHS celebrates mamas and wellness

Alameda Health System’s (AHS) Growing, Glowing, and Afterglow Project (GGAP) held its second annual graduation to celebrate forty mamas and birthing people who completed the six-week perinatal wellness group. The GGAP is a virtual program facilitated by a therapist [...]

2024-06-12T21:09:37+00:00June 12th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Creedon patient finds a partner in her healing journey

After experiencing severe injuries to her face and forearm from a dog bite, Alameda Health System (AHS) patient Betsy Reeves came to Creedon Advanced Wound Care (CAWC) where she not only received state-of-the-art hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), a treatment used to speed up the healing of wounds that won’t heal, she found a champion [...]

2024-06-12T15:52:21+00:00June 12th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Father and son physicians create a legacy of patient-centered care at AHS

From an early age, James Feeney, MD, hospitalist at Highland Hospital understood that his father, Colin Feeney, MD, an Alameda Health System (AHS) provider was truly making a meaningful difference in people’s lives through an exceptional dedication to his patients at Highland Wellness and the medical intensive care unit (MICU) at the Wilma Chan [...]

2024-06-12T15:39:11+00:00June 12th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Providing hope and healing for our refugee community

This World Refugee Day, June 20, Alameda Health System (AHS) recognizes the strength and courage of families who have been forced to flee their home country, and spotlights the Eastmont Wellness Refugee Clinic staff who address the unique health care needs of refugees with compassion and respect. “For me it’s especially rewarding to know [...]

2024-06-12T15:37:59+00:00June 12th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Congratulations DAISY Award winners

Congratulations and thank you to our newest DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune System) honorees for providing extraordinary nursing care to every patient every time. DAISY Award honorees were recognized by Alameda Health System (AHS) leadership and received a certificate of achievement, DAISY pin [...]

2024-05-24T18:55:25+00:00May 21st, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Meet our Service Team Award Recipients

At Alameda Health System (AHS) our employees are our greatest asset.  Our STARs (Service Team Award Recipient) are employees recognized for going above and beyond the standards of behavior with outstanding performance based on contributions to the AHS vision, mission and values.  These individuals demonstrate professionalism and enthusiasm in their day-to-day duties. They are [...]

2024-05-21T18:31:17+00:00May 21st, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

AHS staff share their thoughts on patient experience

Every Alameda Health System (AHS) employee contributes to the patient experience. Our staff’s compassion, empathy, and professionalism create an exceptional environment where patients feel heard, valued, and cared for. Together, we have fostered a culture of inclusivity and collaboration that is evident in every interaction with our patients and their families. This year, we [...]

2024-05-20T18:51:10+00:00May 20th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured|

Here’s your opportunity to help save three lives

In the heart of every community lies a lifeline that connects individuals in their most vulnerable moments: the blood supply. Alameda Health System’s (AHS) adult Level 1 Trauma Center at its Highland Hospital serves as the frontline in providing critical care to individuals facing life-threatening injuries. Here every drop of blood can mean the difference [...]

2024-04-16T18:35:00+00:00April 16th, 2024|Categories: AHS Newsletter, CEO Chronicles, Featured, Latest Stories From AHS|