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    Notice of Scripps Health to Bid on its Auction Rate Securities

    Post-Auction Disclosure of Scripps Health Bid on its Auction Rate Securities

    • Tuesday, August 12th, 2008
  • News Releases

    Scripps Cancer Center Earns Network Accreditation

    Scripps Cancer Center Earns Network Accreditation from American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer SAN DIEGO – Scripps Cancer Center has become the first multi-hospital cancer program in California and one of only 28 nationally to earn network accreditation from the American College of ...

    • Monday, August 11th, 2008
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    Know the Facts About West Nile Virus

    By John Spinosa, M.D., Ph.D., Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla Not too long ago, the biggest risk from an encounter with a mosquito was an itchy, swollen bite. In recent years, however, a disease known as West Nile virus has elevated mosquitoes from simple pests to the source of a potentially ...

  • News Releases

    Circle of Life 100 Fashion Show Raises Record-Breaking $600,000

    Raising a record-breaking $600,000 to benefit digital mammography equipment at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, the Fourth Annual Circle of Life 100 Luncheon and Fashion Show entertained more than 200 guests with style. This year’s Circle of Life 100 event was its most successful ever, thanks to ...

    • Thursday, August 7th, 2008
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    A Woman's Spirit of Generosity Inspires Others

    As an active volunteer and generous supporter of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Mary Ellen is dedicated to enhancing health care in our growing community and enriching the lives of others. Recognizing her philanthropic leadership, Circle of Life 100 – a women’s group that promotes philanthropy ...

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    Top Hospital for Heart Care

    Scripps Heart Care: You’ll know the difference in a heartbeat Out of more than 5,000 hospitals, only 3% are ranked in one or more of the 16 specialties in the 17th annual edition of U.S.News & World Report’s “America’s Best Hospitals.” This is the fourth time that Scripps La Jolla has been ...

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    New Program Helps Bring Safety & Stability to Homeless Patients After They’re Discharged From Hospital

    New Program Helps Bring Safety & Stability to Homeless Patients After They’re Discharged From Hospital SAN DIEGO – Some of San Diego County’s most vulnerable residents – the homeless who need a safe place to recuperate after being discharged from the hospital but lack the basic resources that ...

  • News

    Quality, Personalized Care

    At Scripps Coastal Medical Center, we understand that great health care is about expertise and communication. Our top patient-rated medical practice specializes in: Family medicine Internal Medicine Pediatrics This network is enhanced by access to specialists who represent almost every field of ...

    • Friday, August 1st, 2008
  • News Releases

    Introducing Scripps Coastal Medical Center

    Scripps Coastal Medical Center is the New Name of Scripps Mercy Medical Group and Sharp Mission Park New group has 100 physicians in eight locations from Oceanside to Bonita SAN DIEGO – Scripps Health announced today that Scripps Coastal Medical Center is the new name of the physician offices and ...

  • Feature

    Headache Help

    Paul, a 71-year old retired electronic aircraft equipment naval repairman from Mira Mesa, Calif. knows what it’s like to live with chronic pain. He started getting headaches in early childhood, and spent the majority of his life battling debilitating migraines. During a bad spell, his headaches ...

    • Wednesday, July 30th, 2008