Author Archives: Tim Curtis

Tim Curtis covers health care, higher education, and technology for The Daily Record.

Coronavirus hospitalizations now top 500 in Md.

Bob Atlas, President and CEO of the Maryland Hospital Association. (The Daily Record / Jason Whong)

Maryland hospitalizations for COVID-19 have sharply increased over the last week, underscoring hospitals’ needs for equipment and supplies and to protect their health care workers. Since the state first began reporting the number of people who have ever been hospitalized ...

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Md. hospitals look for relief from federal stimulus bill

Fran Phillips, deputy secretary of the Maryland Department of Health, left, speaks as Gov. Larry Hogan listens on March 10, 2020. (The Daily Record / Bryan P. Sears)

Maryland hospitals stand to benefit from Congress’s massive $2 trillion stimulus bill, but questions about what they would get and when remain unanswered. The state’s hospitals have not yet entered a “crisis situation” over beds for COVID-19 so far, state ...

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