The University System of Maryland Board of Regents will meet via conference call Friday to discuss the ongoing situation at the University of Maryland, College Park, following the death of football player Jordan McNair and a report from ESPN describing the ...Read More »
Maryland’s hospital rate-setting board will consider the unprecedented step of asking the state’s private insurers to pay more to account for uncompensated care at the state’s hospitals, a reflection of more unpaid bills from patients facing growing out-of-pocket costs through their private insurance company.Read More »
Sherry B. Perkins, a clinician and hospital executive, has been named president and CEO of University of Maryland Capital Region Health. Her appointment is effective immediately. Perkins has served as the system’s executive vice president and chief operating officer since ...
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The University of Maryland School of Medicine will begin a study this month investigating the use of ultrasound to open the blood-brain barrier, potentially making it easier to treat neurological diseases. Opening the blood-brain barrier using MRI-guided ultrasound could make ...Read More »
Baltimore officials announced Wednesday an apprenticeship program they hope creates meaningful jobs while also contributing to the rebuilding of Baltimore City Community College. The apprenticeship program for industrial maintenance mechanics will create opportunities for Baltimore residents to find careers and not ...Read More »
Students that graduate with debt in Maryland continue to see the amount of debt they carry after graduation rise, a report released Wednesday found. Maryland college students with loans in the class of 2017 graduated with an average of $28,844, ...Read More »
Rising student debt has kept younger generations from making large purchases like homes and forced them to push off significant life events like marriage, but the economy could be showing signs that things are turning around. Still, while the rising ...Read More »