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Alameda Health System CEO Stepping Down

Alameda Health System CEO Wright Lassiter III is stepping down. (Alameda Health System)

Update: Sept. 29th, 7:30pm – This story has been updated to include AHS CFO David Cox’s presentation on his debt restructuring plan, as presented to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors Health Committee on September 22nd, 2014

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Alameda Health System Finances on Shaky Ground

Alameda Health System’s finances as shaky as Alameda Hospital’s. (Google Street View)

Last year, Alameda Hospital officials approved a plan to join the publicly-funded Alameda Health System as a way to shore up the Hospital’s finances. It turns out that Alameda Health System is in poor financial health too.

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Alameda Hospital Integration Apparently Complete

The integration of Alameda Hospital into Alameda Health System is apparently complete. (Google Street View)

At 12:01 in the morning, on May 1st of this year, Alameda Hospital officially joined the publicly-run Alameda Health System with the overnight change of its hospital license. The transition period, forecasted to take several months, is apparently complete.

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Alameda Health System Appoints David Cox as Chief Financial Officer

David Cox has been named CFO of Alameda Health System. (Marin Healthcare District)

Alameda Health System announced today that David Cox, formerly the CFO of Marin General Hospital, has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

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Not Yet Clear What Management Changes Affiliation with Alameda Health System Will Bring to Alameda Hospital

It’s clear from the financials why Alameda Hospital wants to hitch itself to Alameda Health System.

Some things became clearer, but some remained fuzzy, about a possible hook-up between Alameda Hospital and Alameda Health System after an Alameda Hospital Community Relations Board meeting earlier this week.

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Alameda Hospital Looks to Alameda Health System for Survival

Alameda Hospital will explore an affiliation with the Alameda Health System – its survival may depend on it. Google Street View)

At a special board meeting on Monday evening, the Alameda Health Care District will consider a proposal to explore an affiliation between Alameda Hospital and the Alameda Health System. The hospital’s very survival may […]

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Gorelick Resigns from Hospital Board

Elliott Gorelick announced his resignation from the Alameda Health Care District Board on his blog.(Google StreetView)

Long a dissenting voice, Elliott Gorelick has announced his resignation from the City of Alameda Health Care District Board of Trustees.

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Alameda Hospital Employee Reports Gun Threats

A former temporary employee of Alameda Hospital has been arrested for making threats of violence.(Google StreetView)

Yesterday, Alameda Police arrested a former temporary employee of Alameda Hospital for allegedly making death threats against former co-workers.

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Health Care District Releases Board Applicant Packet

The Alameda Health Care District Board of Directors has a vacancy since Stewart Chen resigned after his election to Alameda City Council. (Google Street View)

The Alameda Health Care District, which oversees Alameda Hospital, has released to Action Alameda News the packet for applicants vying to fill the seat on the board vacated by Stewart […]

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Alameda Public Works Bag Exchange

The City of Alameda is sponsoring a plastic bag exchange to reduce the use of single-use plastic shopping bags.

The City of Alameda Public Works Department will sponsor a plastic bag exchange event on December 1st, where you can trade in single-use plastic grocery bags for a reusable grocery bag at no charge.

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