Sharp news and press releases

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April 2024

Sharp Memorial Hospital becomes first hospital in San Diego County – and one of the first in the world – to receive and utilize da Vinci 5 surgical robot - 4/1/24

February 2024

Sharp HealthCare launches Spatial Computing Center of Excellence Featuring Apple Vision Pro - 2/9/24
U.S. News & World Report names Sharp Grossmont Hospital for Women & Newborns and Sharp Chula Vista Center for Women & Newborns to Best Hospitals for Maternity Care list - 2/8/24

July 2023

Sharp Hospitals are nationally recognized for their commitment to providing high-quality cardiovascular care - 7/12/23
Sharp Memorial Hospital and Sharp Grossmont Hospital Earn Prestigious Lantern Award for Emergency Services - 7/12/23

June 2023

Sharp HealthCare Named Network of Excellence in Robotic Surgery - 6/22/23

May 2023

Sharp Hospitals Receive All A's in Spring 2023 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades - 5/4/23

April 2023

Sharp HealthCare Opens Prebys Innovation and Education Center - 4/14/23
Sharp Mary Birch and Sharp Grossmont Hospitals Receive $2.3 Million NIH Cooperative Agreement - 4/5/23

January 2023

Sharp Hospitals Recognized by Press Ganey for Patient Experience and Physician Engagement - 1/24/23
West Health and Sharp Memorial Hospital Launch Initiative to Develop Model of Excellence for Older-Adult Care - 1/10/23