UCSD, Scripps make ‘best hospitals’ list

UCSD Medical Center, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Scripps Green Hospital are all recognized in the 2010–11 issue of “Best Hospitals,” at

and in the August issue of U.S. News.

This year’s issue includes rankings of 152 medical centers nationwide in 16 specialties.

UCSD Medical Center is one of only 50 hospitals ranked in five or more specialties — diabetes, geriatrics, orthopedics, psychiatry and pulmonology.