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  • Scripps in the News

    How to Be a Health Care Rock Star

    Hospitals & Health Networks, the flagship publication of the American Hospital Association, featured an article about Scripps President and CEO Chris Van Gorder and his presentations at a conference in Chicago. “Chris Van Gorder might be the closest thing I’ve seen to a rock star ...

    • Friday, March 22nd, 2013
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    Scripps Health, Chris Van Gorder Started with Employees

    Fortune magazine just profiled Scripps and our President and CEO Chris Van Gorder, highlighting our change under his leadership from an organization on the brink of financial ruin to the successful, innovated health care leader we are today. Read the full Fortune Magazine article at: An Ex-Cop Comes ...

    • Friday, March 22nd, 2013
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    Music that Heals

    Rod Salaysay is a firm believer that it takes more than modern medicine to nurse a patient back to health. Salaysay, a registered nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Scripps Memorial Hospital, uses music therapy to help heal his patients. The veteran nurse sings, plays his guitar, and often times, ...

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    Caring for Loved Ones with Dementia

    Nearly everyone forgets where they left the car keys or the name of someone they met just minutes ago. For most of us, such absentmindedness is common and not a concern. Dementia, however, is a completely different matter. Dementia is characterized by serious cognitive impairment, such as ...

    • Friday, March 15th, 2013
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    Know the Signs of High and Low Blood Sugar

    Keeping blood sugar within healthy ranges is important with diabetes. Dr. Athena Philis-Tsimikas, corporate vice president of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute, shares with everydayhealth.com tips and tricks for knowing how to watch for and manage high and low blood sugar levels. See the full ...

    • Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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    Scripps Researchers Find Clues To Mystery Disease In Teen's DNA

    Work by a team of scientists led by Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D., is revealing both the promises and challenges of using cutting-edge genetic technology to diagnose and treat diseases. Articles by science writers for UT San Diego and NationalGeographic.com chronicle the ...

    • Monday, March 11th, 2013
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    The Savvy Patient - Pros and Cons of Allergy Immunotherapy

    In Scripps Health’s latest “Savvy Patient” article in the UT San Diego, John Kelso, MD of Scripps Clinic explores the pros and cons of allergy immunotherapy. Read the full UT article: Immunotherapy Comes in Shots and Drops

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    Scripps Ready to Carry on San Diego Hospice Legacy

    Chris Van Gorder, Scripps president and CEO and Kathleen Pacurar, president and CEO of San Diego Hospice discuss the future of hospice care in San Diego in the recent article in the UT. Read the full article at: Scripps Ready to Carry on San Diego Hospice Legacy

    • Monday, February 25th, 2013
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    Technology Trends: The Promise of Proton Therapy

    Explore the patient benefits of proton beam therapy for cancer treatment in the February 2013 edition of Applied Radiation Oncology. Scripps Proton Therapy Center, which will open for patient care in mid-summer 2013, is featured prominently in the article. The center’s medical director, Carl ...

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    Scripps Chief Academic Officer among "Top 10 Biotech Techies"

    FierceBiotech has named Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D., among its top 10 biotech techies for 2013. The online publication said its list includes “people who combine the best of high technology and biotechnology to solve major problems in healthcare.” As director ...

    • Wednesday, February 20th, 2013