| Sep 15, 2012
It's hard to tell sometimes who's more challenged by health care, the consumer or the health-care provider.
"The system needs greater transparency," says Dr. Ethan Foxman, president and chief executive officer of Jefferson Radiology, "with easy access to...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Dr. Henry N. Wagner Jr., a retired Johns Hopkins nuclear medicine professor who did early research in his field, died of complications from heart disease Tuesday at his Mount Washington home. He was 85.
Born in Baltimore and raised on West Fayette...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:59 PM
The Pediatric Radiology program practices state-of-the-art imaging. Radiologists utilize state-of-the-art equipment including PET/CT and MR imaging. "We do films, we do fluoroscopy, which is sort of like living x-ray, we can actually watch the function of...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 2:59 PM
A company contracted to digitize, archive and destroy El Centro Regional Medical Center’s x-rays defrauded the hospital, ECRMC announced today.
“They failed to complete the digitizing process, or have not as of yet returned the digitized...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 11:55 PM
A company contracted to digitize, archive and destroy El Centro Regional Medical Center’s X-rays defrauded the hospital, ECRMC revealed Wednesday, though it is unclear how many X-rays are missing or what the effect will be.
“They failed to...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Kenneth Eugene Lutz (Coach Magic), 68, of Boonsboro, Md., passed from this life on Saturday, July 21, 2012, at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pa.
Born July 12, 1944, in Harrisburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Roy C. and Bertha...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:44 AM
Magellan Health Services Inc. of Avon reported a 21 drop in second-quarter earnings Friday due partly to the rising cost of caring for patients with behavioral health problems and in its radiology and pharmaceutical business segments.
| Jul 31, 2012
West Virginia University Hospitals-East’s City Hospital officials celebrated the opening of a new interventional radiology suite Monday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony co-hosted by the Chamber of Commerce of Martinsburg and Berkeley County.
| Aug 1, 2012
| 6:34 PM
An Andover woman recently learns she may have been exposed to Hepatitis C while being treated at Hays Medical Center. The Hays hospital sent Linda Ficken a letter telling her to get tested for Hepatitis C.
Ficken is one of 460 patients Hays Med is...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 2:37 PM
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.
| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:03 PM
The University of Maryland School of Medicine has begun construction of a $200 million proton center that will bring the latest in cancer treatment to the region and double investment in the University of Maryland's growing BioPark in West Baltimore....