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Tag Archives: University of Maryland Medical System

Lawsuit over transgender man’s surgery puts spotlight on UMMS Catholic hospital

When St. Joseph Medical Center joined the University of Maryland Medical System in 2012, the hospital underwent an unusual transformation. The longtime Catholic hospital was no longer run by a religious institution. But it remained committed to Catholic principles, including ...

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As COVID-19 cases wane, Maryland hospitals still ‘trying to catch up’

The surge of the omicron variant of COVID-19, which peaked in January in Maryland, was possibly the most challenging part of the pandemic to date for hospitals, many of which were full nearly to capacity.  But even though the surge ...

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UMMS launches $5.1M initiative to recruit nurses, other staff

The University of Maryland Medical System Monday announced a $5.1 million commitment to recruit registered nurses and other clinical bedside experts from the state’s community colleges. The program marks the first “One UMMS” unified effort to target new graduates from ...

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MedMal attorney Snyder defends $25M request to UMMS against extortion charge

Prominent but suspended medical malpractice attorney Stephen L. Snyder urged a federal judge Monday to dismiss his indictment for attempted extortion, saying prosecutors have failed to show his request that the University of Maryland Medical System pay him a $25 ...

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The merger of conventional medical treatment with integrative medicine

Tracy Gosson was first diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer in April 2019 after feeling tired and not like herself for months. During her treatment, the founder of the branding and marketing company Sagesse began researching integrated treatment options. She ...

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