Highland Hospital Helps DUI Prevention Effort for Teens

CHP Stages Mock Car Crash, Aftermath to Warn Skyline Kids of the Dangers Highland Hospital recently teamed up with the California Highway Patrol to give teenagers a vivid warning on the dangers of drinking and driving. The CHP’s “Every 15 Minutes” DUI prevention program pulls together emergency workers and health care providers, local and state [...]

By | 2017-07-05T20:14:58+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Alameda Health System Reaffirms Commitment to Serving All

 AHS Board of Trustees Issues Resolution in Response to Recent Immigration Policy ChangesThe Alameda Health System (AHS) Board of Trustees has adopted a resolution reaffirming the health system's commitment to providing healthcare services for all, including vulnerable populations and the uninsured, without regard to income, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identification or citizenship.As an integrated public health [...]

By | 2017-07-10T23:33:11+00:00 February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Community Engagement Efforts Aim to Improve Infant Safety

Turning tragedy into action, Stefania Kaplanes, AHS trauma prevention manager, is motivated by the “saddest two hours of (each) month.” “I sit on the Alameda County Child Death Review Committee. It is the saddest two hours of the month,” Kaplanes said. “Hearing the cases motivates me to bring the best practices I learn back to [...]

By | 2017-07-05T20:14:58+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

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

Alameda Hospital Hosts Annual Community Health Fair

Health System Contact Jerri Randrup jrandrup@alamedahealthsystem.org 510-437-4732 Media Contact Kyle McGuire kyle@amfmediagroup.com 925-790-2788 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 17, 2016 Alameda Hospital Hosts Annual Community Health Fair Fair Celebrates Fifth Anniversary of Certified Primary Stroke Center Oakland, Calif. (Oct. 17, 2016) – Alameda Hospital will host its annual Community Health Fair on Saturday, October 22 from 9 a.m.-12 [...]

By | 2017-07-05T20:14:59+00:00 October 17th, 2016|0 Comments