Documentary Filmed at Highland Receives Emmy Nominations

An award-winning documentary filmed in the Highland Hospital Intensive Care Unit has been nominated for two Documentary Emmys: Best Short Documentary and Best Editing in a Documentary. “Extremis” debuted in September on Netflix as the streaming service’s first short-form documentary. It follows the award-winning 2012 documentary “The Waiting Room,” also filmed at Highland. The film [...]

By | 2017-09-29T22:32:56+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Categories: Latest News from AHS|Comments Off on Documentary Filmed at Highland Receives Emmy Nominations

Sanchez Family’s GoFundMe Raises More Than $10,000 for the Children Left Behind

The Highland Hospital residents’ GoFundMe account, created on Monday to assist nurse Maria Mendoza-Sanchez and her family, has raised almost $14,000. Mendoza-Sanchez, a nurse in the Highland Hospital telemetry-oncology department for two years, left Wednesday night. In a letter to staff, Mendoza-Sanchez thanked her “Highland Hospital family” for their support. “Although, my family is undergoing hardship at [...]

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Director of the Eastmont Wellness Refugee Health Screening Clinic Honored for Her Work

Just last week, at their World Refugee Day celebration, our own Sambo Ly, Director of the Eastmont Wellness Refugee Health Screening Clinic was recognized by the East Bay Refugee Forum for her hard work and dedication to the care of refugees. The refugee clinic is the only state approved site to provide health screening to [...]

By | 2017-09-29T22:37:24+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Latest News from AHS|0 Comments