| Jun 29, 2015
| 6:34 PM
Maryland hospitals collectively generated more than $100 million in Medicare savings in the first year of an experimental payment system being watched closely by the federal government as a possible national model for reducing health care costs.
| Jun 29, 2015
| 9:00 AM
I have been disturbed since reading Tom Black's letter ("Baltimore lacks leadership," June 20). Like everyone who writes letters to the editor, Mr. Black has a right to his opinions about the recent unrest in Baltimore, the leadership of Mayor Stephanie...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 4:53 PM
The family of an 85-year-old woman who died last year has sued a Catonsville nursing home, saying video shot by her daughter-in-law shows that the staff ignored her cries of pain for more than an hour.
The lawsuit, filed this week in Baltimore County...
| May 26, 2015
| 6:00 PM
About 40 demonstrators led by the Rev. Jamal H. Bryant blocked traffic for more than an hour on Interstate 395 in Baltimore Tuesday morning — the first of what Bryant said would be "10 biblical plagues" unless state officials scrap plans for a $30...
| May 21, 2015
| 2:15 PM
Sister Mary Rebecca Elkins, a Sister of Mercy who trained as a nurse and held health care positions at hospitals in Georgia and at what is now Mercy Medical Center, died Tuesday at Stella Maris Hospice of complications from multiple sclerosis. She was 90....
| Apr 22, 2015
| 10:05 AM
Starting Sunday, there will be more free parking for the Baltimore Farmers' Market and Bazaar, compliments of Mercy Medical Center.
Shoppers will now be able to park for free in the Mary Catherine Bunting Garage, located at 330 Guilford Ave., for a...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:25 PM
No Maryland hospital, not even world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital, earned a top score under a new, simplified ranking system for patient satisfaction released Thursday by federal health care authorities.
The new system — which assigns one to...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:30 AM
A coalition of Baltimore businesses is launching an advertising campaign to demonstrate support for the proposed Red Line light rail project to the public and Gov.-elect Larry Hogan.
"We all wanted to make sure that as the governor-elect is deliberating...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 1:51 PM
Joseph J. Challmes, a professional writer for nearly four decades whose love of writing was only equaled by his love of the ponies, died of a heart attack Feb. 9 at Mercy Medical Center. He was 65.
Mr. Challmes and his companion, Margie Roswell, had...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 8:39 PM
Date: Nov. 1
Her story: Ara Adewole, 29, came to Catonsville from Nigeria when she was 14. She works as a registered nurse at Mercy Medical Center. Her parents, Fibi and Olu Adewole, live in Catonsville.
His story: Yemi Ajayi, a 31-year-old doctoral...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 8:45 AM
In the 1930s, outbreaks swept through every corner of Baltimore. Tens of thousands of children grew sick with fever and a tale-tell rash. Many recovered without incident, but hundreds were killed, and many more were permanently injured with brain damage...