| Sep 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Alex Gelfand's job at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center in Los Angeles involves tons of technology. As a diagnostic medical sonographer, he's trained to use ultrasound to identify -- or rule out -- a...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Dr. Charles E. Shaw Jr. was an internal medicine doctor when doctor rating websites seemed unnecessary and bedside manner was a prerequisite. He was there for the early years of the use of penicillin and held affiliations with several Baltimore-area...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Towson University student who died over the weekend after being found unresponsive at an off-campus apartment was a talented artist who made a difficult decision to attend a different college than her twin sister, according to her high school...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:11 PM
A Joliet man who told police that his baby daughter liked her mother better than him was arrested last week for allegedly picking the baby up by one leg, throwing her over his shoulder and breaking her femur bone in the process, authorities said.
| Apr 7, 2014
| 5:44 PM
The former owner of St. Joseph Medical Center has agreed to pay up to $37 million to resolve allegations that cardiologist Mark G. Midei put hundreds of patients through unnecessary heart stent procedures, according to court documents.
As many as 273...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Richard P. Healy, an environmental engineer whose career with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency spanned more than three decades, died Saturday of esophageal cancer at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.
The longtime Hamilton...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Lawyers have reached settlements in two pending class action cases alleging that former cardiologist Mark G. Midei performed unnecessary stent procedures at St. Joseph Medical Center, according to the hospital's former owner.
Michael Romano, a...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The March 31 deadline to sign up for insurance under Covered California is fast approaching, and for one branch of case workers, it’s crunch time to help people get signed up.
Rasheedah Scott is one of three certified enrollment counselors at the...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 2:21 PM
John Patrick Cook, a consultant in health care sales who was active in Baltimore County recreation league soccer coaching, died Friday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. The Towson resident was 44.
Family members said Mr. Cook died of...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Sister Dorothy Mary Epple, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 66 years, died Tuesday of a heart attack at Assisi House in Aston, Pa. She was 86.
Dorothy Mary Epple was born to Carl and Barbara M. Bender Epple and was raised on...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Shortly after reaching a truce with much of the hospital industry last month, California's largest healthcare union vowed to step up its criticism of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and two hospital chains that balked at the agreement.
On an internal...