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Scripps Applauds New Patient Discharge Law

Legislation will enhance communication between caregivers

Michael Lobatz, MD, neurologist and medical director of neurosciences at Scripps Health, was interviewed by the U-T San Diego regarding The Alzheimer’s Project.

Davis Cracroft, MD, emergency medicine physician and medical director of Scripps Mercy Hospital, spoke with KPBS health reporter Kenny Goldberg regarding a new law that will require hospitals and physicians to provide discharge planning information to a patient-designated caregiver.


Listen to Dr. Cracroft’s interview: New California Law Aims To Stop Revolving Hospital Door

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