Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Oakland Hospital Pioneers ‘Scar-less’ Remote Control Surgery Through Navel

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland is using a cutting edge, robot-aided surgical procedure by that is less invasive than traditional surgeries and causes less scarring.

02/08/2014

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2 Women Charged WIth Identity Theft From Alameda County Cancer Patients

Two women have been charged with identity theft for allegedly stealing personal information and mail from patients at a breast cancer center in Alameda County.

11/14/2013

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Medical Center Holds Free Depression Screening In The East Bay

1 in 4 people are depressed, according to medical experts, but not all of them know. Alta Bates Medical Center held free screenings in the East Bay for National Depression Screening Day.

10/11/2013

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Oakland Hospital Fined For Patient Death; Marin Hospital Also Fined For Patient Safety Violations

Alta Bates Medical Center in Oakland has been fined for procedural errors the California Department of Public Health says led to a patient’s death.

08/15/2013

Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

4,400 Bay Area Sutter Nurses Plan One-Day Strike On Wednesday

About 4,400 registered nurses at 10 hospitals in the Bay Area managed by Sutter Health are planning a one-day strike on Wednesday to protest concessions that they say management is demanding.

06/11/2012

Nurses picket at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, May 1, 2012. (CBS)

Thousands Of Nurses Walk Off Job In Northern California Sutter Strike

More than 4,000 registered nurses at 10 Sutter Health hospitals in Northern California are walking off the job in Tuesday’s May Day protests.

05/01/2012

Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike

Bay Area Protests and Picket Lines Planned For May Day

Bay Area labor unions along with the Occupy movement are planning protests, picket lines and walkouts on May Day.

04/30/2012

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Nurses Locked Out After Strike At 8 Bay Area Hospitals

Thousands of nurses walked out on Thursday and will not be allowed to return until Saturday.

12/23/2011

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

Oakland Patient Death Looms Over Return Of Locked-Out Nurses

Nurses locked out of five Sutter Health hospitals after a 24-hour strike returned to work Tuesday amid an investigation over a patient death at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland.

09/27/2011

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland

State Launches Investigation Into Patient Death At Oakland Hospital

The California Department of Public Health has launched an investigation into the death of a woman at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland early Saturday.

09/26/2011

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