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San Diego, Calif. — Scripps Health has been selected as one of America’s top 10 health systems based on quality, safety, efficiency and patient satisfaction, according to a report from Thomson Reuters. Scripps is the only health system in California to receive this prestigious ...
San Diego – Scripps Health announced today that Del Mar Medical Clinic is joining Scripps Coastal Medical Center. The transition between the two highly respected medical groups will be effective no later than Sept. 1, 2010. The five Del Mar primary care physicians will join Scripps Coastal Medical ...
- Friday, June 18th, 2010
- Scripps Coastal Medical Center
La Jolla, Calif. — Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has received re-designation as a Magnet hospital for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The new four-year Magnet designation acknowledges Scripps La Jolla’s continued success in delivering high-caliber ...
- Thursday, June 17th, 2010
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
Edward Ross, MD, dermatologist and laser specialist with Scripps Clinic, spoke on KPBS-FM’s These Days program regarding the benefits and harms of sun exposure, how to properly protect your skin from the sun and the latest findings regarding sunscreen. Media Contact: Regan Olsson Phone: ...
- Tuesday, June 15th, 2010
- Scripps Clinic
In just under three years, surgeons with the Scripps Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery Program have performed more than 1,000 robot-assisted surgeries, including a wide array of complex urologic, cardiothoracic and gynecologic procedures, as well as oncologic and general surgeries – establishing ...
Scripps Green Hospital is the first of 12 clinical sites in the world previewing a pocket-sized ultrasound device, called Vscan, to see if the new technology will help speed diagnoses, reduce patient wait times and improve physician work flow. San Diego Fox 5 News interviewed David Rubenson, MD, ...
When Padres minor league coach Tony Muser teaches the fundamentals of hitting a baseball, he starts with the basics: rhythm, timing and visualization. “You’ve gotta be able to see the ball and understand what you’re looking at,” he says. “You can’t hit something you can’t see.” Muser, 62, says the ...
Ken Fujioka, MD, director of the Center for Weight Management at Scripps Clinic, was interviewed for an article recently in the San Diego Union-Tribune. Dr. Fujioka provided recommendations for weight loss plateaus. Read Losing Your Edge
Dr. James Mason of Scripps Cancer Center joined the Fox 5 Morning News to discuss the latest advances in cancer care as a preview to Scripps’ June 13 Cancer Survivor’s Day celebration. Joining Dr. Mason was legendary local pianist Sue Palmer, an eight-year breast cancer survivor and Scripps patient. ...
- Thursday, June 10th, 2010
- Scripps Green Hospital
In 1974, Ruth Graul started volunteering at Scripps. Thirty-five years later, she is still one of our most dedicated volunteers, with more than 34,000 volunteer hours to her credit – and counting. “I started volunteering when Scripps was on Prospect Street in downtown La Jolla, and my daughter was a ...
- Tuesday, June 8th, 2010