Sharp HealthCare is a not-for-profit integrated regional health care delivery system located in San Diego. Sharp includes four acute care hospitals, three specialty hospitals, two medical groups and a health plan. Sharp provides medical services in virtually all fields of medicine, including primary care, heart care, cancer, orthopedics, women’s health, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, and bariatric surgery. Sharp operates 2,100 beds, has approximately 2,600 physicians on medical staffs, more than 1,000 physicians in affiliated medical groups and more than 16,000 employees. Sharp sets the community standard for exceptional care and has been consistently ranked the number-one integrated health care system in Southern California. Sharp HealthCare is honored to be a recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s highest Presidential honor for quality and organizational performance excellence. Two Sharp hospitals, Sharp Grossmont Hospital and Sharp Memorial Hospital, have received prestigious Magnet recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in nursing practices and quality patient care. Sharp HealthCare has more than 18,000 affiliated physicians, nurses, staff and volunteers who are on a journey to make health care better for patients and their families. Sharp HealthCare is dedicated to transforming the health care experience, making health care more meaningful, more thoughtful and more personal.
The following is the list of scholars from Sharp HealthCare who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences