Foundation Furthers Essential Support for Breast Cancer Patients

Contact Jerri Randrup jrandrup@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-437-4732 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Foundation Furthers Essential Support for Breast Cancer Patients Oakland, Calif. (July 21, 2015) – Alameda Health System (AHS) and the AHS Foundation announced the receipt of a $125,000 grant to assist high-risk patients in need of diagnostic and treatment services for breast cancer. The grant supports two [...]

By | 2017-09-06T07:04:27+00:00 July 21st, 2015|Categories: Population Health|0 Comments

Alameda Health System Partner Mandela MarketPlace Receives Major Grant from USDA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Trisha Chakrabarti Program and Policy Manager Mandela MarketPlace, Inc. OAKLAND, Calif., April 2, 2015 – In an announcement yesterday morning from Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Oakland’s Mandela MarketPlace, in partnership with Alameda Health System’s Highland Hospital and Credibles.co, received $422,500 through the USDA’s Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive (FINI) grant program. [...]

By | 2017-09-06T07:05:16+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Categories: AHS In The News, Community Engagement, Population Health|0 Comments

Oakland pediatric obesity program added groceries

Dr. Robert Savio gave 10-year-old Yazmin Peña and her 7-year-old sister, Esmeralda, high-fives as he shared results of the girls' test results from a pilot project on pediatric obesity at Alameda County's Highland General Hospital in Oakland.  Read more.

By | 2017-09-06T07:10:35+00:00 February 22nd, 2012|Categories: Community Engagement, Population Health|0 Comments