| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Baltimore Medical System won a nearly half-million grant to develop a program for patients with both chronic diseases and behavior health needs.
The $498,906 from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield will be used to develop a unique-in-the-state turn on...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 5:26 PM
States including Maryland can move with more certainty to insure their poor, and the federal government can require others to buy health coverage after the Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama's landmark health care law Thursday.
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:29 PM
Infinite Biomedical Technologies started to see the benefits of President Barack Obama's health reform law well before the Supreme Court decided its fate.
The six-person medical device firm in East Baltimore, which develops technology for prosthetics,...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 3:23 PM
The Supreme Court's recent ruling on federal health care reform may have settled legal concerns, but the heads of Maryland's top insurer and two largest medical institutions said there are still unanswered questions and worries about the law.
| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:11 PM
Church officials and other religious-based groups are gearing up to fight an order by the Obama administration that they include birth control in employee health plans — a requirement some say could threaten the protection of other moral beliefs and...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Victims of domestic violence often go to hospital emergency rooms claiming their injuries were a result of accidents rather than abuse.
Training medical professionals to tell the difference and uncover the truth is one goal of a new hospital-based...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 12:01 PM
Police have identified the man who died Thursday morning after he was involved in a two-car accident near Owings Mills Mall, police said.
Joseph Russell Royston Jr., 25, lived in Hampstead and was pronounced dead at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:00 AM
By establishing a health benefit exchange and expanding Medicaid coverage, Maryland is on a path to extend access to affordable health care to hundreds of thousands of individuals, families and small businesses. For our progress to be sustainable,...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:31 PM
A Maryland group led by Howard County health officer Peter Beilenson has received a $65 million loan under federal health reform to start the state's first insurance co-op, a consumer-owned nonprofit that will compete against private insurers to sell...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:32 PM
A bill that would allow Washington County’s volunteer fire and rescue companies to bill for services ran into resistance Thursday from representatives of insurance companies.
Some members of the House Health and Government Operations Committee also...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 5:27 PM
A state bill that would have allowed Washington County’s volunteer fire and rescue companies to bill for services has been withdrawn from consideration.
According to an email from Del. Andrew Serafini, R-Washington, the bill and a similar one in...