AHS to Play Key Role in Alameda County Whole Person Care Pilot

Alameda Health System is proud to partner with Alameda County's Health Care Services Agency on AC Care Connect, a new Whole Person Care Pilot. AC Care Connect will help homeless and other people with high needs with both health care and housing. The program is funded by a $140 million grant from the California Department [...]

By | 2017-07-12T11:59:07+00:00 November 14th, 2016|0 Comments

ABC7’s Beyond the Headlines with Cheryl Jennings: Healthy babies

Each week we examine stories that affect people who live and work in the Bay Area. In this episode we are discussing the dangers of premature birth.  Read more.

By | 2017-07-12T12:04:33+00:00 November 13th, 2016|Comments Off on ABC7’s Beyond the Headlines with Cheryl Jennings: Healthy babies

Alameda Health System Foundation Receives Avon Grant for Breast Cancer Patient Navigator Program

Oakland, Calif. (July 25, 2016) – Alameda Health System (AHS) and AHS Foundation(AHSF) announced receipt of a $125,000 grant from Avon Breast Cancer Crusade to fund AHS’long-standing efforts to support breast cancer patients through diagnosis and treatment. AHS Patient Navigator Zhonnet Harper accepted the mock check during the closing ceremony for theAVON 39 Walk to End Breast Cancer, held July 24 in San Francisco. Avon’s generous grant will be used to further the impact of our Patient Navigation Program [...]

By | 2017-07-12T11:59:16+00:00 July 25th, 2016|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 | 2017-07-12T11:59:38+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|0 Comments