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Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital
Howard County General Hospital in Columbia is part of Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Howard County General Hospital in Columbia is part of Johns Hopkins Medicine. « Show less

Top Howard County General Hospital Articles

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  • John H. Schmidt, Lucent manager

    John H. Schmidt, Lucent manager
    John H. Schmidt, a retired Lucent Technologies manager who served for nearly four decades with the Maryland Air National Guard, died March 20 at Howard County General Hospital of heart failure. He was 80. The son of Walter Schmidt, a roofer, and...
  • Pamela M. Joseph, Air Force major

    Pamela M. Joseph, Air Force major
    Pamela Mattie Joseph, a former Air Force major and flight nurse who became an advocate for cancer awareness, died of multiple myeloma March 7 at her Columbia home. She was 64. Pamela Howell was born in Waynesville, N.C., the daughter of William Howell,...
  • Jack F. Beck Sr., CEO

    Jack F. Beck Sr., CEO
    Jack F. Beck Sr., former CEO and president of Enterprise Electric Co. who enjoyed collecting and driving vintage Buicks, died Monday at Howard County General Hospital of pneumonia. He was 83. The son of Raymond Beck, who founded Enterprise Electric Co....
  • Alfred I. Daniel, pharmacologist

    Alfred I. Daniel, pharmacologist
    Alfred I. Daniel, who had a long career as a pharmacologist working for various pharmaceutical companies, died Feb. 26 at Howard County General Hospital. He was 80. The son of Leonard Daniel, who worked for the National Geographic Society, and Emily...
  • 15 ways to get healthy in Howard County in 2015

    Studies show a healthy lifestyle can prevent a number of illnesses and diseases, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity and certain types of cancer. And in Howard County, achieving that lifestyle is easier than you might think. Here are 15...
  • Baltimore woman sues Hopkins after losing limbs

    Baltimore woman sues Hopkins after losing limbs
    A Baltimore woman has sued the Johns Hopkins Health System, saying she had to have her legs and arms amputated after doctors at one of its hospitals failed to diagnose a uterine infection. Joyce Ferguson says the infection spread throughout her body,...
  • Columbia Digest

    Holiday lights The 21st annual Symphony of Lights, a 20-minute drive through more than 70 larger-than-life holiday light displays, is on view through Sunday, Jan. 4, at 5950 Symphony Woods Road in Columbia. Hours are 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesdays...
  • La Leche League of Columbia meets fourth Friday

    These groups meet regularly. Bereavement Support Group — Fourth Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. This group is for adults who are mourning the loss of a loved one. All are welcome. St. Francis of Assisi Church, 8300 Old Columbia Road, Fulton. 410-792-0470 or...
  • Columbia crash leaves Gambrills man dead, two injured

    Columbia crash leaves Gambrills man dead, two injured
    Howard County police are investigating a single vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Columbia that left one person dead and two others injured. Police said the crash happened at 4:36 a.m. The preliminary investigation indicates a 2002 Nissan Frontier...
  • Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases

    Hospitals focus on preparedness as risk of Ebola spread increases
    As health officials fail to contain West Africa's Ebola outbreak, recent scares at two Baltimore-area hospitals highlight the need for hospitals here and across the United States to prepare space and equipment for what some consider inevitable — the...
  • CDC is behind the Ebola curve [Letter]

    CDC is behind the Ebola curve [Letter]
    All Americans need to wake up. We have seen how government health care is corrupt at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, so why would you think another government health care agency, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is any better? We...