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    Scripps CEO: It's Not All About Oct. 1

    With the launch of California’s new health insurance exchange Oct. 1, Scripps President and CEO Chris Van Gorder is making the case for calm, noting that it will take time to know the new law’s full effects. “There has been much anticipation in the lead up to this Affordable Care Act milestone,” Van ...

    • Monday, September 30th, 2013
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    Working Mother Names Scripps Health a Top Company

    Working Mother magazine has named Scripps Health to its 2013 list of America’s 100 Best Companies for its family-friendly policies, which include diverse benefits and work-life balance. The selection will be published in the magazine’s October/November issue and on This is the ...

    • Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
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    Scripps Researcher Calls for Genome Dissection in Medical Schools

    Cadaver dissection has long been a rite of passage for medical students, but a new era of individualized medicine offers doctors in training a more advanced way of delving into the depths of the human body through whole genome sequencing. In a Science Translational Medicine editorial this week, ...

    • Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
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    Scripps Named a Top Company for Employee Learning Programs

    The Elearning! Media Group has named Scripps Health one of the 60 best corporations in the nation for learning and development programs; ranking number 10 on the 2013 corporate list. Scripps has been honored three years in a row for outstanding learning p

    • Friday, September 6th, 2013
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    Scripps Marks Construction Milestone for Prebys Cardiovascular Institute

    Scripps Health celebrated the completion of the exterior “skin” of the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute and the unveiling of the building’s landmark sign Sept. 4. “With the completion of the exterior of the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute, we are one step closer to completing a center for innovation ...

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    Sorting Through the Prostate Cancer Predicament

    September is national prostate cancer awareness month, a time to sort through what has become one of the most confusing areas for men to navigate in health care. With controversial screening guidelines, uncertainty about whether to undergo treatment and multiple medical procedures from which to ...

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    New Ovarian Cancer Research Aims to Spot Relapses Earlier

    Ovarian cancer is among the hardest forms of cancer to diagnose, with no reliable screening tests and few symptoms. Most tumors are discovered at very late stages, when survival rates are relatively low. And many ovarian cancer patients do not respond completely to standard chemotherapy. But a new ...

    • Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
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    Dr. Suhar Selected to Lead Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine

    Cardiologist and integrative medicine specialist Christopher Suhar, M.D, has been named director of the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine. Dr. Suhar has practiced cardiology and integrative medicine at Scripps since 2005. He earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo ...

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    Scripps Physician Earns National Honors for Volunteer Service

    Michael Kosty, M.D., medical director of Scripps Cancer Center at Scripps Clinic and Scripps Green Hospital, has received national honors for his volunteer service from the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Kosty is one of 12 physicians in the United States selected in 2013 to receive ...

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    Scripps CEO Listed Among U.S. Hospital Executives ‘To Know’

    Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder has been included among “130 Nonprofit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know,” a list of notable industry senior executives compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review magazine. “These men and women are named to the list based on their experience and ...

    • Friday, August 9th, 2013