Health Care

Mercy Medical Center earns gold Beacon Award


The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) conferred a gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence on the Critical Care Unit at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, the third time Mercy has won the award. Mercy’s Critical Care Unit previously won the Gold Beacon Award in ...

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Baltimore Medical System awarded $250K grant


Baltimore Medical System (BMS), Maryland’s largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), was awarded a $250,000 grant from the Maryland Community Health Resources Commission (CHRC), an independent commission within the Maryland Department of Health, to support its Diabetes Education and Lifestyle ...

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USM schools distributing vaccines; mandatory inoculations still up in the air

The team that provided COVID-19 vaccinations at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore earlier this month. (Submitted Photo)

Some University System of Maryland schools have begun distributing COVID-19 vaccines through their health centers, while others are planning to follow, system Chancellor Jay Perman announced at a Board of Regents meeting Friday. Most health centers will distribute COVID-19 vaccines directly to the students living on campus this semester ...

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North Bethesda Primary Care opens direct practice


HealthyTenant, the only tenant representation firm in the Washington area that focuses exclusively on the medical field, has completed a facility evaluation and lease negotiation for North Bethesda Primary Care, a new direct primary-care practice at 11300 Rockville Pike. The ...

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