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Fifty years ago today, the doors opened to Encinitas’ first hospital. And what began as a small facility providing long-term convalescent care has grown into a busy, full-service medical facility that cares for more than 80,000 patients a year. And as it celebrates its heritage, Scripps Memorial ...
- Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
- Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
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 ...
- Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
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
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
Anastasia Custis Berkheimer, a 71-year-old ukulele player from La Mesa, became the first patient to complete proton therapy for breast cancer in San Diego County. Read the news release to learn more about her treatment and experience at Scripps Proton Therapy Center.
- Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
- Scripps Proton Therapy Center
Spinoff Goes Hollywood, San Diego’s premier live and silent auction event, will be held Thursday, May 8 at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine. Proceeds from the 23rd annual event will benefit patient support services at Scripps Cancer Center. Guests can enjoy dinner and entertainment, while ...
- Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder was named one of the 40 smartest people in health care by Becker’s Hospital Review, a leading health care industry news outlet. The list included best-selling author Atul Gawande, MD; former Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services administrators ...
- Wednesday, March 12th, 2014
Scientists exploring the genetic causes of illnesses such as Alzheimer’s disease, heart disease, cancer and diabetes now have a new tool – a reference DNA dataset built by researchers at Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI). STSI researchers announced the release of the Scripps Wellderly ...
- Thursday, March 6th, 2014
Scripps Health broke ground today and marked the start of construction for the Scripps Clinic John R. Anderson V Medical Pavilion. The $130 million medical office building — along with the adjacent Prebys Cardiovascular Institute — is part of a comprehensive master plan that will transform the ...
For the fifth consecutive year and the seventh time overall, Scripps Green Hospital has been named among the top 100 hospitals in the nation by the international business research firm Truven Health Analytics. The 21st annual 100 Top Hospitals™ list released today by Truven identified the best ...
- Monday, March 3rd, 2014
- Scripps Green Hospital