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Tag Archives: Anne Arundel Medical Center

Sheppard Pratt to run AAMC’s behavioral health services (access required)

Sheppard Pratt Health System will oversee Anne Arundel Medical Center’s behavioral health operations as part of a new partnership with the Annapolis-based hospital system, which will open a mental health hospital later this year. Through the partnership, Sheppard Pratt will ...

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AAMC settles False Claims Act allegations for $3.15 million (access required)

Anne Arundel Medical Center has reached a $3.15 million settlement with the federal government over allegations it submitted false claims to Medicare for services that were not medically necessary. The allegations made under the False Claims Act said claims for ...

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AAMC, Doctors Community Health announce merger plans (access required)

Anne Arundel Medical Center and Doctors Community Health System plan to merge this summer, the systems announced Monday. The plan would bring together the Annapolis-based Anne Arundel Medical Center and the Lanham-based Doctors Community Hospital under a system with a ...

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PG hospital system drops appeal of AAMC cardiac surgery approval

University of Maryland Capital Region Health has dropped its appeal of a Prince George’s County judge’s decision to allow Anne Arundel County Medical Center to proceed with a new cardiac surgery program, cementing the Annapolis hospital’s ability to move forward ...

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UM Capital Region Health to appeal AAMC certificate of need ruling

University of Maryland Capital Region Health has appealed a Prince George’s County judge’s decision to allow Anne Arundel County Medical Center to proceed with a new cardiac surgery program. The Maryland Health Care Commission approved the new program’s certificate of need ...

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AAMC can move forward with cardiac surgery program, judge rules (access required)

Anne Arundel Medical Center’s plans to create a cardiac surgery program can proceed, a Prince George’s County Circuit Court judge ruled Tuesday. The Maryland Health Care Commission approved the new program’s certificate of need last year, but both Dimensions Health ...

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Md. hospitals take a hard look at their role in opioid epidemic — and solving it (access required)

It happened in front of an Anne Arundel County police station. In front of the station, like at all Anne Arundel police stations, Dr. Barry Meisenberg saw a sign with statistics about heroin overdoses and deaths to date. “I began to ...

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CareFirst open letter highlights dispute with Anne Arundel Medical Center (access required)

The head of CareFirst Thursday fired back at officials of Anne Arundel Medical Center after the hospital announced publicly that it was seeking to end its contract with the insurer over a dispute about reimbursement rates. Chet Burrell, president and chief executive ...

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