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Grossmont Healthcare District seeking to honor volunteers with 2016 Healthcare Hero Awards

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) is seeking nominees for its 2016 Healthcare Hero Awards. Now in its 10th year, the Healthcare Heroes is GHD’s annual awards program honoring volunteers who help advance the delivery of quality healthcare in the East County region. Nomination forms are available at www.grossmonthealthcare.org. Deadline for submission of entries is 3 p.m. […]

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Grossmont Hospital citizens group adds hospital community relations manager, also seeks medical professional to fill a seat

The volunteer 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 a new member. Sandy Pugliese, the hospital’s community relations manager, has joined the citizens group, called the Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC). ICBOC members are […]

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GHD honored by Assembly member Shirley N. Weber

California State Assembly member Shirley N. Weber (D-San Diego) recently attended a Grossmont Healthcare District board meeting and presented GHD board members with a certificate of commendation in recognition of the 60th anniversary of Grossmont Hospital, which admitted its first patient in August 1955. GHD, an East County regional public agency that supports various health-related […]

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GHD honored by three local elected officials

Rep. Susan Davis (D-San Diego), State Assemblyman Brian Jones (R-Santee) and San Diego County Supervisor Dianne Jacob recently attended a Grossmont Healthcare District board meeting to celebrate with GHD board members the 60th anniversary of Grossmont Hospital, which admitted its first patient in August 1955. Congratulatory proclamations were presented that recognized GHD for fulfilling its […]

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GHD honored by State Senator

California Sen. Joel Anderson (R-Alpine) recently attended a Grossmont Healthcare District board meeting and presented GHD board members with a joint resolution from the California Senate and Assembly. The resolution recognized GHD for the 60th anniversary of Grossmont Hospital, which admitted its first patient in August 1955. GHD, an East County regional public agency that […]

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Herrick Community Health Care Library participated at Chamber health fair

The Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library in La Mesa, a consumer health public library specializing in health research information, participated at the recent San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce’s “Health Fair Saturday,” the East County region’s largest annual free community-wide health fair. Health Fair Saturday was held Sept. 26 at the […]

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, September 26, 2015

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports various health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County region, is supporting the 10th annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Sept. 26. Between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., local East County residents are invited to return their unwanted, unneeded or expired […]

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