| Jun 23, 2015
| 5:41 AM
Firefighters were called to St. Joseph Medical Center's emergency room in Towson Tuesday morning for a burning odor, county officials said.
No fire or hazards were found at the hospital, Baltimore County fire officials said on Twitter. The cause of...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Constantine Kutson, a retired state chemist who analyzed highway paints and was a leader in his church, died of cardiac arrest June 10 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 95.
Born in Weirton, W.Va., he was...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 3:37 AM
Authorities have identified a 48-year-old woman who died after competing in the Special Olympics Maryland's annual Summer Games at Towson University.
The Baltimore Sun (http://bsun.md/1dsv9qw ) reports police say Tresaraie Dalana Shavers died Saturday...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 5:57 PM
A 48-year-old woman died Saturday after suffering a medical emergency during the 25-yard backstroke competition at Special Olympics Maryland's annual Summer Games at Towson University.
Tresaraie Dalana Shavers was less than 10 yards from finishing the...
| May 30, 2015
| 11:50 AM
Dr. Ronald J. Taylor, a Baltimore psychiatrist who had been medical director and director of psychiatry at Taylor Medical Group P.A., died of renal failure May 5 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
He was 70.
"The best thing I can say is that he...
| May 26, 2015
| 6:00 AM
We are fortunate to live in an area that has excellent hospitals within 20 minutes of our home in Towson, one of which literally saved our son's life. The University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center has been outstanding in their level of care,...
| May 5, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Two area hospitals improved their grades on a national report card this spring after receiving Cs last fall for their patient quality care.
Glendale Adventist Medical Center received an A, while Providence St. Joseph got a B based on the 28 categories...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 6:42 PM
As City Council members and city staffers looked on, paramedics checked the vital signs of a man with chest problems and tried to see whether he had suffered a heart attack.
Fortunately, the person hadn't actually fallen ill during a city meeting, but...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:04 PM
Adding to its reach around the state, LifeBridge Health announced Friday it will absorb Carroll Hospital Center into its system Wednesday, agreeing to invest $250 million to renovate and expand the facility and its services.
Talks about the...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 9:16 AM
Vibrant with big blue eyes and brown hair with a tint of red, 5-month-old Madison "Maddie" Wright had reached all her developmental milestones; she could roll over, sit up on her own and hold her head up.
Then, one day in January, her abilities began...