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News Releases | February 5, 2019

Scripps Clinic Named First Center of Excellence in San Diego County for Treating Prevalent Heart Disease

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Scripps Clinic has been named a Center of Excellence by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association, the first in San Diego County to be recognized for...
    News Releases | January 18, 2019

    Scripps Cardiologist Wins Prestigious International Innovation Prize

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    Scripps cardiologist Richard Schatz, MD, was recently recognized for his groundbreaking role in the development of heart stents. Dr. Schatz won the Fritz J....
      News Releases | January 17, 2019

      New Chief of Staff Elected at Scripps Mercy Hospital

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      Dr. Megan Hamreus was recently elected as chief of staff for Scripps Mercy Hospital, which has campuses in San Diego and Chula Vista. Dr. Hamreus is a...
        News Releases | January 14, 2019

        Jan Caldwell Named Chairman of Scripps Health Board of Trustees

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        Accomplished FBI and Sheriff’s Department veteran, Jan Caldwell, has been named chairman of Scripps Health board of trustees.
          News Releases | November 28, 2018

          First Patient in San Diego Treated with Novel Cancer Therapy

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          Scripps MD Anderson treated the first local patient with Lutathera, which treats gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors of the digestive tract that are...
            News Releases | November 19, 2018

            Scripps Reports Opioid Prescription Sizes Fall by 25 Percent

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            Scripps Health has achieved a 25 percent reduction in the average number of tablets per opioid prescription ordered for patients at its hospitals and...
              News Releases | November 15, 2018

              Scripps Medical Response Team Deploys to Camp Fire

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              The Scripps Medical Response Team has been deployed to Northern California to help provide medical care to victims and evacuees of the the Camp Fire.
                News Releases | October 25, 2018

                Scripps Expert Urges Early Flu Shot Before the Season Intensifies

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                With the flu season under way, it's time to get a flu shot, Scripps Clinic pediatrician Erik Hogen, MD, explains the benefits of getting your flu shot now.
                  News Releases | October 23, 2018

                  Scripps Health Launches Year-Round Drug Take-Back Kiosks

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                  Scripps has placed drug take-back kiosks next to its on-site pharmacies at three sites, becoming the first health system in the region to offer year-round...
                    News Releases | October 9, 2018

                    Scripps HealthExpress Walk-In Clinic Opens in Rancho San Diego

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                    Scripps HealthExpress recently opened a new walk-in clinic at Scripps Clinic Rancho San Diego in East County. Providers treat minor illnesses and injuries.