Latest Highland Hospital Stories

2008-09-21 21:00:26

By Barbara Grady By Barbara Grady OAKLAND -- When Lisa Klein gave birth to her first child five years ago, she couldn't help but think of the contrasts between her experience and those of some other Oakland moms. Then 34 years old and eager to be a mom, Klein was surrounded by a loving husband, family and friends who were ready to dote on her new child. They had showered her with gifts and hand-me-down baby clothes. Still, once the baby was born, Klein felt overwhelmed by...

2008-09-08 09:00:51

San Diego-based Concerro, (formerly BidShift), the leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of Excellence in Staffing solutions, has successfully implemented its web-based service at Alameda County Medical Center (ACMC), Oakland, CA, combining technology and services to optimize the operational and financial management of their workforce, empower employees, and promote excellence in staffing. ACMC is the 15th largest employer in Alameda County, with 2,800 employees. At ACMC, Nursing...

2008-08-19 21:00:30

By Eric Eyre A state agencys decision to allow Highland Hospital to build a $15 million four-story replacement facility in Kanawha City will help alleviate persistent overcrowding at West Virginias two state- run psychiatric hospitals, Highland executives said Monday. The West Virginia Health Care Authority unanimously approved Highlands expansion plans. The replacement hospital will house 80 patients up from the 58 beds now available. Highland plans to start construction on the...

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