AHS Volunteers at Dig Deep Farms!

Alameda Health System (AHS) would like to give a big thank you to all the AHS staff and their families for joining Chief Executive Officer (CEO ) James Jackson at the Dig Deep Farms Food Hub in San Leandro. It was a perfect morning for harvesting vegetables, pulling weeds, and spreading mulch to prepare the [...]

2023-10-09T15:03:22+00:00October 6th, 2023|Categories: Featured|Tags: , , , , , |

Top health official hopes to take local ‘food for medicine’ program nationwide.

Originally published on CBS News. OAKLAND - U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra was at Wilma Chan Highland Hospital in Oakland on Friday morning to hear how Alameda County has been at treating, preventing and reversing disease by prescribing more vegetables, altering patients behavior and training providers. Federal officials now want to [...]