Hospitals and Clinics

Encinitas resident named Chief of Staff at Scripps Mercy Hospital

Encinitas resident named Chief of Staff at Scripps Mercy Hospital

The physicians of Scripps Mercy Hospital’s San Diego and Chula Vista campuses have elected hospitalist Megan Hamreus, D.O., a resident of Encinitas, as the chief of staff of the county’s longest-established medical center. Hamreus took over as head of the 1,100-member physician team on Jan. 1.

Dr. Megan Hamreus Courtesy

As chief of staff for Scripps Mercy Hospital’s two campuses, Hamreus will serve as a medical staff liaison to Scripps Mercy San Diego’s administrative staff and Scripps Health’s board of trustees. During her two-year term, she will play a key role in driving continuous improvement in the delivery of health care services to the more than 200,000...

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