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Pilot Project to Help Patients with Transportation Barriers Get to Appointments

May 4, 2023

A collaboration between UC San Diego Health and 211 San Diego will help patients with transportation barriers get to follow up appointments.

Serenading Cancer Patients Back to Health

March 17, 2016

…Josh Valdez. Serenading Cancer Patients Back to Health Each spring, the UC San Diego School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences co-host a memorial service to honor and thank the people who donate their bodies for study in anatomy class. Last year, the event featured several…

UC San Diego Health Named Medical Provider of the Year

November 20, 2017

The UC San Diego Health International Patient Program was recognized as the 2017 Medical Provider of the Year by the International Travel & Health Insurance Journal (ITIJ). ITIJ recognizes leading health systems from around the globe for their ability to provide comprehensive, culturally-sensitive care to patients from international destinations.

UC San Diego Health Selected as Accountable Care Organization

February 6, 2018

UC San Diego Health has been selected by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as one of 561 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), ensuring as many as 10.5 million Medicare beneficiaries across the United States have access to high-quality, coordinated care.

Let’s Go Local

December 3, 2015

…of meal options for patients, visitors and employees. “The emphasis on local produce is about offering the freshest, best-tasting foods to our patients,” said Chris McCracken, director of Nutrition Services at UC San Diego Health. “It is also about health and supporting the University of California’s broad sustainability efforts.” Last…

UC San Diego Health and Sharp HealthCare Announce Joint Liver Transplantation Program

January 11, 2016

UC San Diego Health and Sharp HealthCare have formed a joint program to enhance liver transplantation service¬¬s in San Diego by combining resources, collaborating on research and expanding specialized liver care. The alliance is expected to strengthen clinical services for patients with end-stage liver disease while reducing costs.

Study: Medicare Could Overpay Medicare Advantage Plans by $200 Billion Over Ten Years

February 6, 2017

…Medicine found that current trends in diagnostic coding for patient risk scores will lead to Medicare overpaying Medicare Advantage (MA) plans substantially through 2026-likely to the tune of hundreds of billions of dollars. The study is published in the February issue of Health Affairs.

UC San Diego Health System Among “Most Wired Advanced” in Nation

July 21, 2014

UC San Diego Health System is among the nation’s “Most Wired Advanced” hospitals, according to new findings released by Hospitals & Health Networks (H&HN;), a publication of the American Hospital Association. The designation highlights institutions that have most effectively leveraged information technologies to improve performance and patient care.

Celebrate Hope Dinner Supporting Patient Services on Nov. 6

November 4, 2014

This year marks the inaugural Celebrate Hope dinner at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, honoring and fundraising for services provided by Moores Cancer Center’s Patient and Family Support Services team, as well as featuring the culinary artistry of several celebrity chefs.

Lights, iPads, Action!

January 12, 2017

Every patient room at the newly opened Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego Health is equipped with Apple TV and an iPad, allowing patients like Joseph Cussen to control their televisions, lights and other room features. Lights, iPads, Action! Technology Empowers Patients to Feel in Control at Newly Opened…

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