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About egorelick

Gadfly. Former City of Alameda Healthcare District Board member.

JCAHO accredited hospital and board certified doctors

And they still killed people.  They all went to bed with clear consciences no doubt believing they were victims.   At least in this case, without the political pull that Alameda Hospital has/had, they finally closed the death trap (or at … Continue reading

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But, but, but…you shouldn’t say mean things

Mean things like you are killing people by keeping this stupid excuse for a hospital open. Risks Are High at Low-Volume Hospitals Patients at thousands of hospitals face greater risks from common operations, simply because the surgical teams don’t get … Continue reading

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Election Musings

1. I find it funny (as in strange, not “ha ha”) that there were people who are upset that the voters rejected a knowledgeable incumbent in favor of a union backed candidate (Mike McMahon) and then turn around and endorsed … Continue reading

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Trish Spencer for Mayor

For what it’s worth, I will be voting for Trish Spencer.  For the good of Alameda, the cartel that runs Alameda politics is BAD(TM) for the city. 1.  They give too much money and power to the fire department. 2.  … Continue reading

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Jordan Battani Resigns

She really, really wanted to be appointed to the AHS Board.  Must be tough to have all that hard work ignored.  And what about her experience, her knowledge, her expertise.  All that summarily rejected by people she perceives as not … Continue reading

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The Reason I Resigned (Closure?)

The Hospital’s continued operation results in unnecessary death.  In other words, the Hospital KILLS people.  Although I had my disagreements with my fellow Board members, I could not reconcile the moral obligation that I felt to try to do something … Continue reading

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No Longer a Board Member

As of tomorrow, June 4, I have resigned as a Trustee of the City of Alameda Health Care District. Although the Hospital is not something people really pay much attention to, its continued existence at a cost to the taxpayers … Continue reading

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