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    Fitch Affirms 'AA-' Debt Rating for Scripps

    The credit ratings agency Fitch Ratings has affirmed its “AA-” rating of Scripps Health, citing the health system’s “strong” financial performance and “excellent” management practices. “Fitch believes Scripps Health’s history of consistently ...

    • Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
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    Scripps Memorial La Jolla — '100 Great Hospitals in America'

    Becker’s Hospital Review named Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America,” in its 2014 compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused health care facilities in the nation. Gary G. Fybel, chief executive of Scripps La Jolla, appeared as an ...

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    Scripps La Jolla Included in ‘100 Great Hospitals in America’

    Becker’s Hospital Review has named Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla one of the “100 Great Hospitals in America,” in its 2014 compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused health care facilities in the nation. According to the health care industry trade publication, the ...

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    Keb’ Mo’ to Headline Scripps Concert for Cancer May 19

    Show at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay to celebrate cancer survivorship Three-time Grammy Award-winning blues artist Keb’ Mo’ will headline Scripps Concert for Cancer on Monday, May 19 at 7 p.m. at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. Presented by Scripps Health, the fourth annual concert will ...

    • Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
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    Scripps Researcher Lays Out Future of Individualized Medicine

    Health care has reached an important convergence point between the digital and biological worlds that promises to radically transform the way medicine has been practiced for decades. That is the message that Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, delivers in “Individualized ...

    • Friday, March 28th, 2014
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    Treatment Options for Pelvic Floor Disorders

    As any woman who has gone through childbirth can attest, carrying and delivering a baby can be a wonderful experience—but it isn’t easy on the body. Months of supporting a growing baby, followed by labor and delivery, can take a toll on the muscles, ligaments and connective tissues that make up the ...

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    Scripps’ James LaBelle, M.D., named among Becker’s ‘100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know’

    Scripps Health Chief Medical Officer James LaBelle, MD, has been named among “100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know” by the monthly industry magazine Becker’s Hospital Review. The annual listing recognizes individuals who oversee medical and quality affairs at hospitals and health-care systems ...

    • Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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    Parents Get Answers from Sick Daughter's DNA

    Brien and Rachel Ackerly knew something was terribly wrong with their daughter Cecily shortly after she was born when she started having seizures, and gastrointestinal and kidney problems. But a diagnosis of her baffling symptoms had to wait until her DNA was sequenced as part of the IDIOM Study, a ...

    • Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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    CPR: Lifesaving Technique

    CPR is a lifesaving technique that can be used in emergency situations such as when a person’s heart stops beating as a result of sudden cardiac arrest or when a person is near death from drowning. Dr. Douglas Gibson, from Scripps Clinic discusses how CPR can be the difference between life and death ...

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    '5 Healthcare CEOs Who Tweet Well' Include Scripps' Chris Van Gorder

    Looking to keep up on the latest news and trends in the health-care world? The news website MD+DI suggests following Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder and four other industry leaders on Twitter. MD+DI notes that the online social network “has become a tool for communication for ...

    • Wednesday, March 26th, 2014