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Public invited to submit contributions for Grossmont Hospital history book

A final push is underway to locate any old photographs, faded newspaper clippings, promotional materials and other historical documents for possible inclusion in a yet-to-be-published book chronicling the history of Grossmont Hospital and Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD). “The public is invited to submit items that might be included in this history book,” said Michael Emerson, […]

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2017 Healthcare Heroes Award Winners Announced

The Grossmont Healthcare District is proud to announce the honorees for its 2017 Healthcare Heroes awards. The recipients are unsung volunteers of all ages and walks of life who serve in health care in San Diego’s East Region community. This year’s honorees include a camp counselor with a big (and new) heart, a woman who […]

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Grossmont Hospital citizens’ oversight group issues its 2016 annual report on taxpayer bond expenditures for hospital construction

The citizens group overseeing the spending of millions of dollars in taxpayer-approved bonds for new and improved patient care facilities at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa has issued its 2016 Annual Report to the Community. The Annual Report highlights activity during the 2016 calendar year on several taxpayer-funded hospital construction projects financed by the […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District awarded 39 scholarships to healthcare scholars from 20 high schools at March 17th board meeting

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) awarded $88,500 in scholarships to 39 high school students who have expressed interest in a career as a healthcare professional. The scholarships were presented at the GHD board meeting on Friday, March 17. The students from the 20 local high schools in the East Region were selected by school administrators […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District supporting Champions for Health

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD has awarded a $20,000 grant to Champions for Health, a local nonprofit formerly known as the San Diego County Medical Society Foundation. The grant will support Project Access San Diego (PASD), the flagship program of Champions for Health. PASD helps low-income, uninsured patients receive specialized medical care through a network […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District supporting East County Family YMCA

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) has awarded a $29,900 grant to the East County Family YMCA to provide ongoing access to programs for seniors and people living with special needs and disabilities. “We are grateful for the support of the Grossmont Healthcare District, which gives us the ability to continue to improve our community’s health […]

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Lindsey Ryan, Sharp Grossmont nurse, joins hospital construction monitoring citizens group

The volunteer citizens group monitoring the spending of millions of dollars in public funds for new and improved patient care facilities at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa has a new member. Lindsey Ryan, the hospital’s Manager of Nursing Education and Professional Development, has joined the Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC). ICBOC members are […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District will award 39 scholarships to healthcare scholars from 20 high schools

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports various health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County region, will award $88,500 in scholarships to 39 high school students who have expressed interest in a career as a healthcare professional. The scholarships will be presented at the GHD board meeting on Friday, […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District is supporting License to Freedom

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) has awarded a $10,000 grant to License to Freedom, an El Cajon-based nonprofit that assists Middle Eastern refugees and immigrants with cultural assimilation and health education. The grant will support License to Freedom’s community outreach efforts, particularly as they relate to cultural adjustment to American healthcare norms. Outreach includes providing […]

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