UMMS urges women to continue with breast cancer screenings during pandemic

The University of Maryland Medical System is urging women to continue with their annual screening mammograms during the pandemic and has produced a Public Service Announcement to promote the message. Here are...

Jennifer Redding named Executive Executive Director of Behavioral Health at UM UCH

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health (UM UCH) has appointed Jennifer Redding, LCSW-C, executive director behavioral health. Here are the details provided:  UM Upper Chesapeake Health Appoints Jennifer Redding...

Local businesses to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October

Local businesses and groups are joining the Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center (SARC) in recognizing Domestic Violence Awareness Month by displaying posters and offering information to potential victims and wearing purple on...

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health to recognize World Health Organization’s World Patient Safety...

The University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health plans to join the World Health Organization in acknowledging patient safety issues as a global health priority on Sept. 17....

UM UCH offering free drive-thru flu vaccinations at Forest Hill VEIP station Sept. 29

The University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health is to host a free drive-thru flu vaccination clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Forest...

UMMS offers free lunchtime webinar on men’s health Wednesday

The University of Maryland Medical System’s free lunchtime webinar this Wednesday will focus on men’s health issues, exploring why men tend to die at higher rates than women and offering ways to...

Maryland’s Opioid Operational Command Center provides grant to assist overdose prevention efforts in Harford...

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health’s Behavioral Health Program Awarded Nearly $200K to Support Peer Recovery Efforts Grant aligns with National Recovery...

Harford Community College Foundation receives $1 million endowment for nursing scholarships

Harford Community College Foundation has received a $1 million endowment for nursing scholarships from donors who believe nurses shouldn’t have to shoulder the entire cost of their training. Here are the details...

Klein’s ShopRite donates 10,000 N-95 masks to hospital staff on front lines of pandemic

Klein’s ShopRite of Maryland recently donated 10,000 N-95 face masks to the University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health System. Here are the details provided: Klein’s ShopRites Donate 10,000...

Aberdeen restaurants provide meals for UM Upper Chesapeake Health staff during Health Care Heroes...

Staff members at the University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health are receiving meals donated by the community during Health Care Heroes Week. Here are the details provided: (Photo...