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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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  • 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...
  • Komen hands out grants for breast cancer work

    The Maryland affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure has awarded $2.2 million to 26 local health departments, hospitals and other programs to provide free mammograms, breast exams and diagnostic tests. The money will also be used for support...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Jazz bar Phaze 10 shines in overlooked area

    Jazz bar Phaze 10 shines in overlooked area
    Warmth emanates from every corner of the bar: the improvised electric bass groove from the jazz quartet; the patrons' hearty laughs; the glowing orange sign above the bar, proudly announcing the arrival of one of the city's most promising new bars —...
  • 1,750 had possible contact with technician with hepatitis C

    1,750 had possible contact with technician with hepatitis C
    Four Maryland hospitals are offering free hepatitis C testing to at least 1,750 patients who may have been exposed to the viral disease by a traveling medical technician, as state officials launch a broad regulatory review in response to the case. The...
  • Patient sues over hepatitis C exposure

    Patient sues over hepatitis C exposure
    A patient believed to have contracted hepatitis C from a rogue medical worker has sued Columbia-based Maxim Staffing Solutions Inc. for failing to report the traveling technician to legal authorities even though the company knew he had stolen narcotics...
  • Paul E. Smith, basketball coach

    Paul E. Smith, basketball coach
    Paul E. Smith, former head basketball coach at Dunbar High School and McDonogh School who later coached in Baltimore County public schools, died Monday of kidney failure at Maryland General Hospital. The Randallstown resident was 71. "Paul coached for...
  • 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...
  • 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...