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MedStar Harbor Hospital gets a new president

MedStar Harbor Hospital in 2004. (File)

MedStar named Dr.  Stuart Levine president and chief medical officer of MedStar Harbor Hospital, effective Thursday. Levine, vice president of medical affairs at the hospital, as well as MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, will also serve as senior vice president ...

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MedStar cyberattack highlights health care IT challenges

A woman walks out of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, Monday, March 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

With MedStar Health becoming the latest apparent victim in a growing trend of cyber-extortion schemes targeting hospitals, experts say these institutions are uniquely vulnerable to such attack – and that the problem has no easy solution. Historically, the health care ...

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MedStar Health getting new digs in Columbia

MedStar Health, which operates several hospitals in the Baltimore-Washington area, will soon occupy new office space in Columbia, about a mile from its current headquarters. MedStar is the first tenant for the new Crescent project, a mixed-use development at the ...

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Report raises concerns about Md. hospital jobs proposal

Ronald Peterson, President and CEO of Johns Hopkins Hospital. (File)

Local hospitals want to hire about 1,000 entry-level workers from impoverished areas in Baltimore and throughout Maryland, but the state’s current method of funding hospitals could end up eliminating some of those jobs. That’s one of the concerns raised by ...

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