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Anne Arundel Medical Center

Anne Arundel Medical Center
The non-profit hospital in Annapolis serves Anne Arundel, Prince George's, Queen Anne's and Calvert counties.
The non-profit hospital in Annapolis serves Anne Arundel, Prince George's, Queen Anne's and Calvert counties. « Show less

Top Anne Arundel Medical Center Articles

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  • Prostate cancer month events, resources

    Prostate cancer month events, resources
    A selection of events, resources and medical institutions. Events Free prostate screening 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the Good Health Center at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd., Baltimore. Registration is required. To make an...
  • Ray Rice video helps raise awareness of domestic violence

    Ray Rice video helps raise awareness of domestic violence
    In the days after the release of video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his fiancee, now his wife, in a New Jersey casino elevator, the hotline at Northwest Hospital's domestic violence program began ringing. Only a few callers have...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Raccoon rabies project The county health department has begun its raccoon oral rabies vaccination project to immunize thousands of wild raccoons by placing approximately 85,000 rabies vaccine baits throughout the county. Trained bait teams, wearing...
  • What patients should know about antibiotics

    What patients should know about antibiotics
    Antibiotics have saved countless lives over the years, but their overuse has lead to problems including antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Dr. Mary R. Clance, an epidemiologist at Anne Arundel Medical Center, discusses the history, troubles and appropriate...
  • Annapolis police say woman assaulted near College Creek bridge

    Annapolis police say woman assaulted near College Creek bridge
    Annapolis police say an woman was sexually assaulted Tuesday near the city's College Creek bridge. Police said the woman was in a wooded area near the bridge at about 1:48 a.m. when a man she is acquainted with punched and kicked her repeatedly, then...
  • Volunteering in Anne Arundel

    Gardening help Volunteers are needed on Mondays between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. at Lake Waterford Park in Pasadena for garden bed maintenance and more. Volunteers are also needed at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis to help remove encroaching weeds and invasive...
  • Two motorcyclists killed in separate Anne Arundel crashes

    Two motorcyclists killed in separate Anne Arundel crashes
    Two motorcyclists involved in separate crashes in Anne Arundel County died Wednesday, police said. One was killed following a three-vehicle crash in Annapolis around 7:15 p.m. Annapolis resident Preston Adams Jr., 38, was taken to Anne Arundel Medical...
  • University of Maryland Medical Center opens domestic violence center

    University of Maryland Medical Center opens domestic violence center
    Maryland added its 10th hospital-based domestic violence program at the University of Maryland Medical Center, officials announced Monday. The Bridge Project at UMMC was launched with a $50,000 grant from the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and...
  • Annapolis police say officer's training on Narcan was needed within minutes

    Annapolis police say officer's training on Narcan was needed within minutes
    Annapolis police say an officer used a nasal application of naloxone — a medicine used to reverse the symptoms of a heroin overdose — just minutes after being trained on the substance as part of a departmental program. Police said that on...
  • Anne Arundel Medical Center to ban tobacco, smokers

    Anne Arundel Medical Center to ban tobacco, smokers
    Anne Arundel Medical Center has adopted a new policy that prohibits use of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. And next year, the hospital plans to stop hiring anyone who uses tobacco products. The hospital has banned cigarette smoking on...
  • Sue Ward, first secretary of Md. Dept. of Aging

    Sue Ward, first secretary of Md. Dept. of Aging
    Sue Fryer Ward, the first secretary of Maryland's Department of Aging and a lifelong advocate for elders' rights, died June 22 of complications from a stroke at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The Upper Marlboro resident was 78. "Her true love was...
  • In Maryland, smoking could cost you job

    In Maryland, smoking could cost you job
    Anyone who wants a job next year at Anne Arundel Medical Center — whether as a surgeon or security guard — will have to prove they don't smoke or use tobacco. The Annapolis hospital's new hiring policy might be controversial, but it is...