Oakland: Center attending to ‘urgent needs’ of refugees

At Eastmont Wellness, there are no actual welcome mats awaiting people escaping tyranny and oppression in other countries, but the staff there nonetheless maintains this nation’s legacy of welcoming those who seek a better life.  Read more.

By | 2017-09-06T06:30:48+00:00 October 27th, 2016|Categories: Centers of Excellence|0 Comments

Blog: Behind the documentary that tackles end-of-life care

For most hospital administrators, the idea of allowing filmmakers to roam the halls of the ICU is probably no more appealing than getting into the nitty-gritty of their compensation.   Read more.

By | 2017-09-06T06:56:22+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Categories: Centers of Excellence|0 Comments

Netflix Documentary Features Heartbreaking End-of-Life Care Decisions at an Oakland Hospital

When is more medical care helpful in end-of-life situations and when does it just lead to more suffering?  Read more.

By | 2017-09-06T06:56:51+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Categories: Centers of Excellence|0 Comments

1 in 3 Adults Have Potentially Dangerous Medical Condition

More than a third of adults in the U.S. have a condition called "metabolic syndrome," which involves a combination of risk factors such as high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity, according to a new study.  Read more.

By | 2017-09-06T07:04:52+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Categories: Centers of Excellence|0 Comments