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San Diego County under tighter limits as COVID-19 cases increase

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North Coast Current

July 6, 2020

San Diego County faces tightened restrictions for the next few weeks as COVID-19 cases increase in the region, according to a public health order that goes into effect Tuesday, July 7.

Carlsbad nonprofit ConnectMed helps patients in Tijuana and Ensenada

Naomi Lowe (right) works on playful speech therapy exercises with a child in Tijuana in early March as part of a ConnectMed volunteer work day. (ConnectMed photo)

North Coast Current

April 4, 2019

Carlsbad-based nonprofit ConnectMed International is set to host a day offering free medical support and reconstructive surgery for patients in underserved communities of Ensenada on May 5, following a similar event in March in Tijuana, the organization announced.

Encinitas resident named chief of staff for Scripps Mercy hospitals

Encinitas resident Dr. Megan Hamreus has been named chief of staff for Scripps Mercy Hospital’s San Diego and Chula Vista campuses, Scripps Health announced Jan. 17. (Scripps Health courtesy photo)

North Coast Current

January 18, 2019

Encinitas resident Dr. Megan Hamreus has been named chief of staff for Scripps Mercy Hospital’s San Diego and Chula Vista campuses, Scripps Health announced.

Carlsbad nonprofit ConnectMed helps open training facility in Vietnam

A new plastic surgery training facility at Hue University in Vietnam has opened with the help of Carlsbad-based nonprofit ConnectMed International. (ConnectMed photo)

North Coast Current

January 16, 2019

Carlsbad-based nonprofit ConnectMed International kicked off 2019 by helping to launch a plastic surgery training facility in Vietnam, the organization announced Jan. 15.

Tri-City Medical Center ends Nifty After Fifty wellness partnership

North Coast Current

July 10, 2015

After a little more than a year, Tri-City Medical Center and Nifty After Fifty senior fitness centers have ended their partnership, the public hospital district announced July 9. The two entities agreed to end the partnership effective July 31, according to the announcement. “Both organizations...

Encinitas chamber holds ribbon-cuttings for four businesses

North Coast Current

February 23, 2015

The Encinitas Chamber of Commerce welcomed businesses to the community with ribbon-cutting ceremonies throughout February. The chamber provides business descriptions and photos to the North Coast Current. Amy Bell is a licensed marriage family therapist who works in a private-practice setting in Enc...

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