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Scripps Weighs In On Medical Scope Contamination

Cites importance of quality control procedures.

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Scripps Chief Medical Officer James LaBelle, MD, was quoted in a U-T San Diego story about how San Diego area hospitals are reacting to the recent medical scope contamination issues other hospitals have faced. In the story, Dr. LaBelle discusses the importance of quality control procedures to prevent contamination and notes Scripps will follow any sterilization guideline changes from the FDA.

Read the article in the UT San Diego: SD hospitals cautiously confident in superbug fight

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