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    Scripps Health Responds to Lawsuit’s Balance Billing Allegation

    A lawsuit filed (Sabban v. Scripps) alleges that Scripps Health has engaged in the practice referred to as “balance billing” in which patients are billed for the difference between what their insurance plan has paid and what the health care provider has billed. Scripps Health does not engage in this ...

    • Friday, February 27th, 2009
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    Scripps Featured at National Summit: Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public

    San Diego — February 25-27 the Institute of Medicine will convene the “Summit on Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public” in Washington D.C. Mimi Guarneri, M.D., medical director and founder of Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, is among the distinguished researchers, practitioners ...

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    Scripps Mercy Appoints Dr. Theodore Thomas as New Chief of Medical Staff

    SAN DIEGO – Scripps Mercy Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Theodore Thomas, M.D. as the hospital’s new chief of staff. Dr. Thomas was officially welcomed to his new role at the hospital’s annual medical staff dinner on Jan. 31, 2009. As chief of staff for Scripps Mercy Hospital’s ...

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    Enrollment Deadline Extended for Scripps Personal Genetic Testing Study

    San Diego – The public’s opportunity to take part in a landmark personal genetic testing study has been extended, as Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) (STSI) has announced a prolonged enrollment period, running from January through February 28, 2009. This first-of-its-kind research ...

    • Thursday, January 29th, 2009
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    New Carlsbad Pediatrics

    Scripps Coastal Medical Center is dedicated to making each visit as warm, nurturing and easy as possible. From routine annual check-ups to more serious medical conditions, our pediatricians are ready to care for the challenges of childhood — from birth through the teenage years. Expert care ...

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    Scripps Health Named to Fortune Magazine’s 2009 100 Best Companies to Work For List

    Scripps Health has been named to Fortune magazine’s 12th annual list of America’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Scripps ranked No. 59 on this year’s list and is only the second San Diego-based company to make the list since the list’s inception in 1998, joining Qualcomm. The ranking particularly ...

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    Sunflowerguy.com Donates 15,000 Flowers

    At Scripps, the sunflower illustrates a world of healing. That symbol was brought to life on Nov. 14, 2008, when more than 15,000 sunflowers were delivered across all five Scripps hospital campuses, enhancing the healing environment for our patients and their families. Throughout the day, sunflower ...

    • Friday, January 16th, 2009
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    Scripps Coastal Medical Center opens in Escondido

    Escondido – Scripps Health announced today that it has purchased the assets of Penn Elm Medical Group, and the group’s nine primary care physicians are now on the medical staff of Scripps Coastal Medical Center. The transition was effective Jan. 1, 2009. Scripps Coastal Medical Center Escondido is ...

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    Scripps Mercy First in California to Receive Security Designation

    San Diego – Scripps Mercy is the first hospital in the state and the 10th in the nation to receive the International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS) Program of Distinction. Initiated in June 2006, the Program of Distinction recognizes health care security and safety ...

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    Scripps Health’s Vic Buzachero Elected Chair of AHA Solutions Board

    San Diego– Vic Buzachero, senior vice president of human resources for Scripps Health, has been elected board chairman of AHA Solutions, a subsidiary of the American Hospital Association (AHA). AHA Solutions serves as a resource to U.S. hospitals pursuing operational excellence by conducting product ...

    • Thursday, December 18th, 2008