CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, the state's largest insurer, is raising rates up to 26 percent on average after absorbing more than $100 million in losses incurred as more older and sicker patients received coverage under federal health care reform.
A coalition of hospitals and health groups will work to reduce Maryland's high cesarean delivery rate, state health officials announced Tuesday.
The number of West Nile cases in Maryland is already more than double all the incidents in 2014, state health officials said Tuesday.
The manufacturer of injectors that allow people to adminster a heroin overdose drug is giving 6,500 of the devices to the Baltimore City Health Department.
Stanley Smith has spent nearly four decades helping troubled young people earn GEDs and get jobs, but he learned something new this week that he thinks will help him do his job even better.
Medical device company Perceptive Navigation LLC said Wednesday it raised $500,000 in seed money to continue development of an ultrasound device to be used in minimally invasive surgeries.
The 8-year-old boy with the vibrant personality who became the first child to get a double hand transplant was discharged from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Wednesday.
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