BEST Initiatives Updates

Thank you to everyone who has played a role in the success of our Building Excellence, Sustainability, and Trust (BEST) Initiatives!  These initiatives encompass several priorities within Revenue Cycle, Pharmacy, Supply Chain, Care Optimization and the Medical Group. While there is more to do to reach our ultimate financial goals, collectively these five initiatives [...]

2022-05-18T20:06:35+00:00May 10th, 2022|Categories: May 2022, uncategorized|

Let’s Improve Together – SCORE Survey Launched

A new year has come and, with it, a new SCORE Survey. Your voice is critical to improving work conditions and the safety and reliability of the care we deliver. Together we can reach our goal to create a reliable, sustainable, and transparent culture of safety. As you may recall in 2021, we embarked [...]

2022-03-08T19:37:49+00:00March 8th, 2022|Categories: uncategorized|

Congratulations to the Culture of Safety Innovation Award Winners!

Ten Alameda Health System (AHS) departments have been presented with Culture of Safety Innovation Awards for improving teamwork, communication, and safety in their work settings. The award winners are: Anesthesia Providers & APPs Hayward Wellness Center – Providers & Staff HCP5 – Infusion & Specialty Clinics Highland ACT 9 Highland Emergency Department Staff Highland Inpatient Pharmacy [...]

2022-03-08T19:11:05+00:00March 8th, 2022|Categories: uncategorized|

Eliminating Disparities in Cervical Cancer Care

At Alameda Health System (AHS) we are committed to the health and wellness of the diverse communities we serve, including eliminating race-related disparities in cervical cancer care for Black women. One of the most effective ways to achieve this objective is through early detection and regular cancer screenings. On Saturday, January 29 in support [...]

2022-02-08T20:57:37+00:00February 8th, 2022|Categories: uncategorized|

Notice of Recruitment Fraud

It has come to the attention of Alameda Health System (AHS) that individuals are impersonating AHS Human Resources staff to offer fictitious job opportunities. These offers are often accompanied with a check to be cashed by the applicant or requests of personal information through an online form or application. Please do not respond to [...]

2022-01-06T19:40:23+00:00December 20th, 2021|Categories: uncategorized|

Outpatient Behavioral Health Services

Outpatient Behavioral Health Services Outpatient behavioral health services are offered at two convenient locations for Alameda Health System and Alameda County residents: Highland Hospital Campus in Oakland for residents in the north part of the county and Fairmont Hospital Campus in San Leandro for residents in the south and east part of the county. [...]

2021-12-07T18:58:34+00:00December 7th, 2021|Categories: uncategorized|

Asking People What They Need: California Caregivers Trailblaze Solutions for Those Dealing with Addiction

Dr. Monish Ullal speaks with a patient at the Bridge substance use clinic at Highland Hospital in Oakland on Oct. 6, 2021. Originally Published in KQED October 2021 By Lesley McClurg and April Dembosky In this episode of The California Report Magazine, health reporters Lesley McClurg and April Dembosky take us inside [...]

2021-10-12T23:45:55+00:00October 12th, 2021|Categories: uncategorized|