| 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....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:52 AM
It’s a Saturday afternoon, and your daughter turns an ankle on the soccer field. Or the earache your son has been fighting all week is suddenly worse, and now he has a fever. It’s a predicament almost every parent has found themselves in at...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:03 PM
When Johns Hopkins Hospital officially opens its new, $1.1 billion building Tuesday, sick children will find a cobalt cow with legs the color of grass and a butter-colored head floating above their heads, poised to jump over a fanciful "moon."
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:57 AM
Management practices at El Centro Regional Medical Center have come under fire in an anonymous letter recently forwarded to the hospital’s board of directors, other city officials and the Imperial Valley Press with “unethical or unlawful...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 4:39 PM
MISHAWAKA -- Consider how many separate claims would need to be filed to individual health care providers under the current Medicare payment system for the following case:
A 75-year-old woman falls at home and is taken by ambulance to the hospital...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Magellan Health Services Inc. beat Wall Street analysts' expectations on earnings, but missed on revenue for the final quarter of 2012.
The company's earnings, reported Thursday, leapt nearly 26 percent compared to the same quarter a year earlier, $37...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 1:14 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Only about a third of patients surveyed at one U.S. medical center said their doctors told them about the possible risks of a CT scan, such as radiation exposure, a new study finds.
Researchers, who published their findings in...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Ray Alt is a fighter, his wife says.
After two years in and out of hospitals for a swiftly deteriorating heart, the Geistown man has become the first in the Johnstown area to receive a new type of heart pump, designed to keep his blood flowing while...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Dr. John M. Dennis, a nationally known radiologist and former dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where his career spanned nearly half a century, died Thursday of respiratory failure at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 89....
| Jan 9, 2013
Hagerstown Community College recently held a reception to honor and name the Radiography Technologies Scholarship in memory of Kenneth E. Lutz.
Family and friends of Lutz, as well as faculty and students, were on hand as the doctors and staff of...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Magellan Health Services Inc. will have a new chief executive at the start of the year as current CEO René Lerer steps down to become a full-time executive chairman.
The change is part of a transition to take place over several years. Barry M. Smith will...