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  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Clinic Orthopedic Surgeon Receives National Research Award

    Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon William Bugbee, M.D., was honored today at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons by the Kappa Delta Sorority and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation for outstanding clinical

  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Oncologist Discusses Landmark Cancer Documentary on KPBS

    Dr. Marin Xavier, hematologist and oncologist at Scripps Clinic Hillcrest, was interviewed by KPBS radio and television news on advances made in cancer research and treatment. The interview coincided with the screening of the first part of a documentary based on the book “Cancer: The Emperor ...

    • Monday, March 30th, 2015
  • News Releases

    Scripps Purchases New Office Building Near 4S Ranch

    Scripps Health has purchased a 131,000-square-foot office building that will centralize several business services in one place. The three-story building at 10790 Rancho Bernardo Road in northern San Diego is about one mile west of Interstate 15. The building has been renamed Scripps Business ...

    • Friday, March 27th, 2015
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Selects Epic For New EHR

    Scripps Health has chosen Epic for its electronic health records (EHR) system. Epic will allow for full integration of Scripps hospitals and ambulatory sites, as well as providing secure data exchange with external groups that use other EHRs. Several industry publications covered the news. Read the ...

    • Friday, March 27th, 2015
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Doctor and Patient Share Reactions to Angelina Jolie News

    San Diego news outlets sought Scripps’ reaction to the recent announcement that actress Angelina Jolie had surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes to lower her risk of developing cancer. Scripps medical oncologist Marin Xavier, MD, spoke with KUSI TV News about the risks and benefits ...

  • News Releases

    Scripps Clinic Surgeon Given National Research Award for Improving Cartilage Repair

    Scripps Clinic orthopedic surgeon William Bugbee, M.D., was honored today at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons by the Kappa Delta Sorority and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation for outstanding clinical

  • News Releases

    Scripps Health Selects Epic for EHR System

    Scripps Health has chosen Epic to be its integrated enterprise electronic health record (EHR) system, and is in its final phase of the selection process. The new system will replace Scripps’ current ambulatory and inpatient EHR and revenue cycle management systems. “Epic is the leading information ...

    • Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps Green Makes News for Selection as a 'Top 100' U.S. Hospital

    The La Jolla Patch news website recently published a story about Scripps Green Hospital being named among the top 100 hospitals in the nation in 2015 by the international business research firm Truven Health Analytics. Read the La Jolla Patch story: Scrips Green Named Among Top 100 U.S. Hospitals.

  • Scripps in the News

    Healthleaders Magazine Features Scripps on Cost of Care

    Healthleaders featured Scripps in its March cover story, “The Changing Economics of Medicine.” The story included representatives from across the Scripps Health system speaking to how Scripps is reducing costs and improving the quality of care for patients. Read the Healthleaders article: The ...

    • Friday, March 20th, 2015
  • Scripps in the News

    Scripps' Purchase Expands Imaging Services, Draws Media Attention

    Scripps has entered into an agreement to purchase Imaging Healthcare Systems, a network of eight imaging centers with locations in San Diego and Riverside counties. The acquisition expands Scripps’ ability to provide convenient access to radiology services for patients across the county. See the ...

    • Friday, March 20th, 2015