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Maryland General Hospital

Maryland General Hospital
Maryland General Hospital in Baltimore is part of the University of Maryland Medical System.
Maryland General Hospital in Baltimore is part of the University of Maryland Medical System. « Show less

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  • State report outlines Kwiatkowski's time in Maryland

    State report outlines Kwiatkowski's time in Maryland
    Supervisors at a Maryland hospital weren't surprised when drugs were missing from a treatment room where contract radiology technician David Kwiatkowski was assigned. A manager had spotted him going through needle-disposal containers and he was among...
  • 17 sue Columbia firm over hepatitis C exposure

    17 sue Columbia firm over hepatitis C exposure
    A class-action lawsuit has been filed against a Columbia-based medical staffing agency claiming it acted negligently in 2008 by hiring and placing a medical technician who allegedly went on to expose the plaintiffs to hepatitis C. The lawsuit also says...
  • Maryland confirms first hepatitis C case linked to arrested med tech

    Maryland confirms first hepatitis C case linked to arrested med tech
    Health officials in Maryland confirmed Monday the state's first hepatitis C case directly linked to traveling medical technician David Kwiatkowski, whose arrest by federal law enforcement officials in July in connection with a hepatitis C outbreak in...
  • Attorney: Baltimore man contracted hepatitis C from med tech in 2008

    Attorney: Baltimore man contracted hepatitis C from med tech in 2008
    A 65-year-old Baltimore man was infected with hepatitis C by a traveling medical technician at the Baltimore VA Medical Center in 2008, he and his attorney said — making him the first Marylander to come forward in a sweeping investigation into the...
  • Suspect in hepatitis C outbreak portrayed as traveling addict

    Suspect in hepatitis C outbreak portrayed as traveling addict
    When David Kwiatkowski was found slurring his words and smelling of alcohol in a Boston-area hotel room littered with prescription pills late one July night, his life as a traveling medical technician had largely unraveled already. In his early 30s, he...
  • Med tech accused in hepatitis C case pleads not guilty

    Med tech accused in hepatitis C case pleads not guilty
    A traveling hospital worker accused of stealing pain-killing drugs, contaminating syringes and infecting dozens of patients with hepatitis C pleaded not guilty to the charges in New Hampshire federal court Monday. David Kwiatkowski, 33, who was trained...
  • Four treated at Hopkins linked to hepatitis from medical technician

    Four treated at Hopkins linked to hepatitis from medical technician
    Four patients treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital are likely to have contracted hepatitis C from a rogue medical technician accused of stealing drugs and leaving contaminated needles behind, lab tests have confirmed. Special molecular testing on blood...
  • Milton Lee Eckstein, grocery manager

    Milton Lee Eckstein, grocery manager
    Milton Lee Eckstein Jr., a retired grocery store manager and fast-pitch softball player, died of complications from cancer Saturday at his Inwood, W.Va., home. He was 84 and had lived in Joppa. Born in Rosedale, he attended Kenwood High School. He worked...
  • New jazz and BBQ spot Phaze 10 opens in Mount Vernon today

    New jazz and BBQ spot Phaze 10 opens in Mount Vernon today
    Live jazz and Southern barbecue are two simple, easy ways to grab our attention. Phaze 10, described as both a restaurant and entertainment venue, opens today in Mount Vernon (885 N. Howard St.). There are two sections of Phaze 10; the first is the...
  • MD hospitals shopping locally for food

    MD hospitals shopping locally for food
    Maryland hospitals are buying more food locally, according to a new analysis. Forty hospitals in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia are now purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables regularly during the growing season and nine...
  • Free health screenings Wednesday at Mondawmin Mall

    It’s a new season and the University of Maryland Medical System officials say it’s a good time to take stock of your health. They are offering free screenings for cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes and more. The screenings will be...