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
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.
Limiting access to guns is paramount to giving low-income students the same chance at health as those in wealthier neighborhoods.
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's Level 1 Adult Trauma Team was featured in Oakland Magazine's 2018 Faces of the East Bay.