Keyword: UC San Diego Health
In a growing number of states, patients who get opioids may leave their doctors’ offices with prescription for naloxone, an overdose reversal drug.
UC San Diego Health has opened its geriatric ED, the first such accredited unit in California, plus more healthcare headlines.
Through a partnership with a dozen health systems and Cerner, patients will be able to access medical records on their iPhones for the first time.
Four major San Diego hospitals have partnered with regional tourism and business leaders to launch an initiative aimed at boosting medical tourism.
Hospitals are retooling their approach to emergency care to better address the needs of an aging population.
A new San Diego hospital is using iPads and Apple TV to give patients more control of everything from their health records to the temperature in their room.
Too many hospitals needlessly expose patients to dangerous bacteria, according to a new analysis that examines the five-year performance of 2,000 hospitals on preventing central-line infections