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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.

Built on a handshake: Scripps Encinitas marks 50 years

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas grew from the work of (left to right) Dr. Charlie Clark, Herman Weigand, Dr. Ron Summers and Dr. Dwight Cook. (Photo courtesy of Scripps Encinitas)

Helen Hawes

May 30, 2013

Although Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a photo retrospective of its inception, it is already looking toward its 100th anniversary by creating a time capsule that will be opened in 2064. Staff members, former patients and members of the community recently...

Scripps Encinitas utilizing exoskeleton for therapy

Scripps Encinitas patient Hermes Castro may one day walk on his own, but with the help of the exoskeleton, he is able to move his feet beneath his body. (Photo courtesy of Scripps Memorial Hospital)

Helen Hawes

April 21, 2013

Hermes Castro used to consider riding his bike 20 miles to work as part of his regimen as a triathlete and physical trainer. But on Sept. 1, 2006, his life changed as he was riding his yellow racing bike and got hit head-on by a drunken driver. In addition to multiple injuries, he suffered lower-extremity...

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