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SAN DIEGO – Abby Silverman of La Jolla has been appointed to the Scripps Health Board of Trustees. Silverman is returning to the board, having originally served from 2000 to 2007, including two terms as chairwoman. Silverman, a recently retired partner of Baker & McKenzie LLP, now serves as ...
- Friday, September 5th, 2008
SAN DIEGO – The state of California has notified Scripps Health administrators to be on alert and ready to deploy to the Gulf Coast region at any time to assist with the region’s health care needs in the aftermath of Hurricane Gustav. Scripps Health serves as the hospital administrative support unit ...
- Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008
SAN DIEGO – Researchers at Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) have contributed to a major genetic breakthrough – the discovery of a gene responsible for the majority of inherited cases of a common childhood cancer. The finding was reported online Aug. 24 in Nature. The finding promises ...
- Monday, August 25th, 2008
Scripps Cancer Center Earns Network Accreditation from American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer SAN DIEGO – Scripps Cancer Center has become the first multi-hospital cancer program in California and one of only 28 nationally to earn network accreditation from the American College of ...
- Monday, August 11th, 2008
Raising a record-breaking $600,000 to benefit digital mammography equipment at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, the Fourth Annual Circle of Life 100 Luncheon and Fashion Show entertained more than 200 guests with style. This year’s Circle of Life 100 event was its most successful ever, thanks to ...
- Thursday, August 7th, 2008
Scripps Coastal Medical Center is the New Name of Scripps Mercy Medical Group and Sharp Mission Park New group has 100 physicians in eight locations from Oceanside to Bonita SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health announced today that Scripps Coastal Medical Center is the new name of the physician offices and ...
- Friday, August 1st, 2008
- Scripps Coastal Medical Center
Douglas E. Barnhart, founder of Douglas E. Barnhart, Inc., a San Diego building, engineering and construction management firm, has made a $2.5 million gift to modernize Scripps Mercy’s operating rooms used for minimally invasive robotic surgery. In January 2008, Mr. Barnhart received lifesaving ...
- Monday, July 28th, 2008
- Scripps Mercy Hospital
LA JOLLA, CA. – Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla was recognized as a top hospital in the nation for both heart and heart surgery by U.S.News & World Report. The magazine’s latest edition is devoted to outstanding health care across the nation and selected Scripps La Jolla as one of “America’s ...
- Friday, July 11th, 2008
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
SAN DIEGO – Bringing a dramatic financial and cultural turnaround full circle, Scripps Health has earned national honors as the 2008 Top Leadership Team in Healthcare for large hospitals and health systems from HealthLeaders Media. Scripps has rebounded in the past eight years to post an operating ...
- Wednesday, July 9th, 2008
SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health devoted $249.3 million to local community benefit programs and services during fiscal year 2007, according to the non-profit health system’s recently released . While the largest portion of its community benefit efforts went toward uncompensated care, Scripps also ...
- Monday, June 23rd, 2008