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    2013 Scripps Health Annual Report

    Annual Report Now Available Scripps Health is moving medicine forward from leading the way with the most innovative treatment methods to collaborating with others to provide the highest quality care in today’s rapidly changing health care environment. The 2013 Scripps Health Annual Report highlights ...

    • Monday, June 23rd, 2014
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    43rd Annual Scripps Mercy Ball to Honor Longtime Supporters Mary and Dan Mulvihill

    Mary and Dan Mulvihill will be honored at the 43rd Annual Mercy Ball “Celebrating Families” to recognize their generosity and support of Scripps Mercy Hospital for more than 40 years. The event benefiting maternal and child health services at Scripps Merc

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    Scripps Mercy Hospital Recognized for Stroke Care Excellence by American Heart Association and American Stroke Association

    Scripps Mercy Hospital has earned a performance achievement award for meeting strict, evidence-based guidelines related to stroke care during 2013. The hospital was granted the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guid

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    New Chief of Staff Named at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

    The physicians at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla have elected Michael Worsey, as the new chief of staff of the 318-bed facility. Dr. Worsey took over as head of the 900-member physician team on Jan. 1. During his two-year term, Dr. Worsey will serve as medical staff liaison to Scripps Memorial ...

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    Scripps’ Whittier Friends Top Charts to Benefit Diabetes

    On Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, 175 friends of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute joined “all together” to support vital diabetes services in our community at a fun benefit concert at Humphreys by the Bay, featuring the top-notch Beatles cover band – The Fab Four. The event, ...

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    Health Care Exchange 101

    Under the Affordable Care Act, virtually everyone in the United States has to have health insurance by Jan. 1, 2014. If you already have health insurance through your workplace or a family member’s employer, or if you are covered by a government program such as Medicare or Medicaid, you probably ...

    • Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
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    Scripps Assesses Community Health Needs in New Report

    Findings to Guide Program Development Scripps Health has a long history of responding to health needs in the communities it serves. The 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment will help provide guidance into the future. Using hospital data, community input and health statistics, the new report ...

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    See the Future of Heart Care Taking Shape at Scripps

    Expanded Heart Care Services Coming Soon to Prebys Cardiovascular Institute Scheduled for completion in 2015, the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute (located on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla) will be a model of medical excellence and usher in a new era of heart care. Take a video ...

    • Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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    Scripps Annual Report Highlights Physician Co-management Success

    At Scripps, our physicians and administrative leaders are working together to make decisions about patient care. As partners in caring, physicians and administrators are studying our clinical care lines to improve care and reduce costs. They are identifying and eliminating unnecessary variations and ...

    • Thursday, June 6th, 2013
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    Celebrating Doctors Day

    Celebrated nationally on March 30 every year, Doctors Day is the perfect time to say “thank you” to a doctor or other caregiver. The tradition began in 1933 with Eudora Brown Almond, the wife of physician Charles B. Almond, and marks the anniversary of the first use of general anesthesia in surgery ...

    • Monday, March 4th, 2013