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Scripps Clinic radiation oncologist Carl Rossi, MD, provided expert guidance to men about prostate cancer screening and care on the KUSI Morning News. Prostate cancer is one of the most confusing areas of health care to navigate today, so men need to understand all of their options to arrive at the ...
With five generations in today’s work place, Scripps offers generational awareness training to help foster understanding and more effective communication among its workers. Read more about how Scripps is teaching its employees why people of different generations act the way they do in this ...
- Friday, August 23rd, 2013
In Scripps Health’s latest “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego, Jennifer Shaw, MD, offers insights into the benefits of breastfeeding. She also provides practical tips to help new mothers along this path with their newborns. Read the full UT article at: Tips for Successful Breastfeeding
- Tuesday, August 20th, 2013
- Scripps Mercy Hospital
Dr. Darryl D’Lima, who heads an orthopedic research lab at the Shiley Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education (SCORE) at Scripps Clinic, is working on using 3-D printers to assemble living tissue. There is much work to do to perfect the process, get regulatory approvals and conduct clinical ...
Chris Van Gorder, president and CEO of Scripps Health, shares his thoughts on how Scripps has taken the initiative to change health care delivery in this recent article in McKesson. Do-It-Yourself Accountable Care
- Monday, August 19th, 2013
Back to school season often corresponds with a rise in youth sports injuries. To learn how these injuries can be prevented and treated, KPBS interviewed Dr. Paul Stricker, youth sports pediatrician at Scripps Clinic. Dr. Stricker, a former U.S. Olympic team physician, shared his insights on KPBS ...
- Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
- Scripps Clinic
Carl Rossi, MD, medical director of the Scripps Proton Therapy Center, offers his perspectives on the value of proton therapy for treating prostate cancer in this recent “point-counterpoint” debate on Medscape.com. Dr. Rossi has treated more than 9,000 patients with prostate cancer over his 20-year ...
Scripps President and CEO Chris Van Gorder talked to Becker’s Hospital Review recently about Scripps “no-layoffs” philosophy. Scripps believes in taking care of those who care for our patients and has avoided lay offs by cutting costs elsewhere. Over the past few years, Scripps has ...
- Thursday, August 8th, 2013
Does the cost of health care fall when patients use wireless devices such as blood pressure monitors and blood sugar meters to track chronic conditions and engage with health experts? Scripps Health has teamed with researchers at the Scripps Translational Science Institute in San Diego and other ...
- Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
Kelly Hartmann found herself in an unexpected bind. Just days after undergoing spinal surgery at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, the El Cajon woman received a cancellation notice from her health insurer who had decided to exit the California market rather than participate in the new federally ...
- Tuesday, August 6th, 2013
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla