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    New Centralized Pharmacy Will Bring Drug Compounding In House

    Scripps Health is set to break ground on a $3.5 million facility that will use automated robotic equipment to improve safety, quality and efficiency.

    • Wednesday, November 7th, 2012
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    Why Mobile Apps Will Revolutionize Health Care

    Mobile technology is changing the way doctors and patients interact, creating health care that’s more preventive than reactive, according to a Men’s Health magazine article featuring Scripps Health cardiologist and Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, M.D. “It’s still funny to ...

    • Friday, November 2nd, 2012
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    Sleep Medicine Specialist Featured on National Radio Program

    Scripps Clinic’s Dr. Lawrence Kline discussed the risks of sleeping pills and alternatives to medications with the hosts of “The People’s Pharmacy.”

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    The Savvy Patient - Wage a Smart Cancer Fight

    To help guide newly diagnosed cancer patients, Scripps Health’s Dr. Michael Kosty authored an article about the key questions that should be asked and answered. The story is part of Scripps Health’s ongoing “Savvy Patient” series of articles, published twice a month in UT San ...

    • Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
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    Fox 5 News Explores Cancer Advances with Dr. Ray Lin

    Dr. Ray Lin of Scripps Health appeared on the Fox 5 Morning News Oct. 22 to discuss recent advances in screening and treatments for breast cancer patients. Dr. Lin also offered practical advice for women to consider before going in for diagnostic mammograms. The segment included a preview of the ...

    • Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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    Dr. Topol Talks Digital Medicine at Wired Conference

    DNA sequencing, wireless biosensors, a pervasive digital infrastructure, super computing, and smartphone adds and apps are revolutionizing health care. This confluence of technology has opened the door to individualized, consumer-driven medicine that delivers the right care at the right place and at ...

    • Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
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    KUSI News Broadcasts Live from Opening of Scripps Radiation Therapy Center

    KUSI News was on hand to cover the Oct. 3, 2012 grand opening of the $44 million Scripps Radiation Therapy Center. Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder talked with reporter Ed Linderman about the building’s unique design features and advanced technology for patient care. Located on ...

    • Thursday, October 11th, 2012
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    Working Mother Magazine Names Scripps Health One of America’s 100 Best Companies

    Working Mother magazine has once again named Scripps Health to its 2012 list of America’s 100 Best Companies for its family-friendly policies, which include diverse benefits and work-life balance. Watch ABC Channel 10’s coverage below. As seen on KGTV.

    • Thursday, September 27th, 2012
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    Scripps Health Screened its Newest Class of Therapy Dogs

    Scripps Health screened its newest class of therapy dogs on Thursday, Sept. 6. A dozen hopeful canines underwent rigorous testing by a local pet expert to see how they react to the challenges of a health care setting and see if they have what it takes to become a certified therapy dog. Channels 5 ...

    • Friday, September 7th, 2012
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    Living Kidney Donation: Dr. James Rice Discusses Life-Giving Procedure

    Who can become a living kidney donor? Is the surgery risky? Do donors experience any long-term health issues? Scripps Clinic kidney transplant specialist James Rice, M.D., answered these and other questions during a live in-studio interview with San Dieg