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Hospital construction monitoring group seeking additional members

A volunteer citizens committee monitoring construction projects at Sharp Grossmont Hospital is looking for additional members. The openings are due to term limits for some members of the committee, called the Proposition “G” Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC). Another seat is vacant due to the passing of Alpine resident Dona Christensen who had served […]

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Grossmont Hospital construction monitoring citizens group elects new chair, vice chair

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 elected its chairman and vice chairman to serve through June 2017. La Mesa resident Glen Sparrow, a retired San Diego State University (SDSU) professor, and El […]

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Allan Goetz named GHD representative to Grossmont Hospital Corporation board of directors

Spring Valley resident Allan Goetz has been approved to serve on the Grossmont Hospital Corporation (GHC) board of directors as a representative of the Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD). GHC is the legal entity for the hospital lease agreement between Sharp HealthCare and GHD, the East County public agency that serves as landlord of the hospital’s […]

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Sharp Grossmont Hospital’s new Central Energy Plant is up and running, hospital is off the electrical power grid

The lights are staying on for patients and medical staff at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa thanks to a new Central Energy Plant (CEP), the Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) reports. And, the hospital’s normal electric bill to San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E) of about $180,000 per month is now zero. “The hospital’s CEP […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District recognized for ‘best practices’ and transparency from state association

The Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD) has recognized the Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) with its “Best Practices in Governance” certification, indicating GHD’s commitment to open and transparent government. The designation signifies that GHD is compliant with ACHD core standards for demonstrating open and transparent business practices for the benefit of the communities served, said […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District awarded 36 scholarships to healthcare scholars from 18 high schools at April 15 board meeting

The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), a public agency that supports various health-related community programs and services in San Diego’s East County region, recently awarded $81,000 in scholarships to 36 high school students who have expressed interest in a career as a healthcare professional. The scholarships were presented at GHD’s Friday, April 15 board meeting. The […]

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Annual Reports: Audits, Community Benefits & Needs Assessments

General Report The Grossmont Healthcare District’s 2015 Annual Report is linked here, just one of the ways reports are made to the community. Proposition G Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Also, at this link are the annual reports of the Proposition G Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee, the volunteer citizens group that monitors the progress […]

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Grossmont Healthcare District citizens’ oversight group issues its 2015 annual report on taxpayer bond expenditures for hospital improvements

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 2015 Annual Report to the Community. The Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC) consists of uncompensated, volunteer East County residents who are monitoring how the […]

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