Scripps Health PBRN

Registered: 
December 19, 2012
Acronym: 
SH PBRN
City: 
San Diego
State: 
California
Zip: 
92121
Network Director: 
Athena Philis-Tsimikas
Network Member: 
Monica Ruiz
Network Member Role: 
Coordinator
Geographic Coverage: 
Regional
Clinics Location: 
California
Founded: 
2012
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 
To improve the quality of life for people with diabetes through innovative education programs, patient care, research, and collaborations that purse prevention and a cure.
Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Cardiovascular disease including stroke and HTN
Care transitions
Chronic pain
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
Health literacy
Medication management
Obesity, physical activity and / or diet and nutrition
Population health
Women's health issues
Current or Past Research Interests Comments: 
Women's health issues: GDM
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
25
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
5
Approximate Number of Patients: 
64000