Medical Clinics That Treat Refugees Help Determine The Case For Asylum

Jul 12 2018

Dr. Nick Nelson walks through busy Highland Hospital in Oakland, Calif., to a sixth-floor exam room, where he sees patients from around the world who say they have fled torture and violence. Nelson, who practices internal medicine, is the medical director of the Highland Human Rights Clinic, part of the Alameda Health System. A few times each week, he and his team conduct medical evaluations of people w

HealthPATH Opens Simulation Center

Apr 6 2018

On Tuesday, April 10, HealthPATH will have a grand opening for its Health Professions Training and Education Center, also referred to as a simulation center.

Op-Ed on Gun Violence and Health Equity

Mar 23 2018

Limiting access to guns is paramount to giving low-income students the same chance at health as those in wealthier neighborhoods.

African American Excellence at AHS

Mar 9 2018

As Black History Month comes to an end, we celebrate the African American pioneers who have made, and continue to make, important contributions in health care and beyond.

Highland Hospital featured in Oakland Magazine’s 2018 Faces of the East Bay

Mar 9 2018

Highland Hospital's Level 1 Adult Trauma Team was featured in Oakland Magazine's 2018 Faces of the East Bay. 

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