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Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital
Howard County General Hospital in Columbia is part of Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Howard County General Hospital in Columbia is part of Johns Hopkins Medicine. « Show less

Top Howard County General Hospital Articles

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  • Howard County health briefs

    Calendar Dance classes: Presented by Vantage House, a continuum-of-care retirement community, held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. every Thursday in the Vantage House auditorium, 5400 Vantage Point Road in Columbia. Dance has shown to improve balance, gait and...
  • Howard County farmers market vendors chasing customer base

    Howard County farmers market vendors chasing customer base
    When Shirley Lewis was a vendor at the first Howard County Farmers Market in the late 1990s, she would pack up two trucks of fresh fruit from her orchard in Cavetown to sell at the Oakland Mills Village Center. In the years that have followed, Lewis has...
  • Groups want Howard council to delay comprehensive zoning vote

    Groups want Howard council to delay comprehensive zoning vote
    As the July 25 deadline for a comprehensive zoning bill draws near, some Howard County residents are protesting that neither they nor the County Council have had enough time to evaluate the bill and its amendments. Several local groups, including the...
  • Perinatal hospices help mothers cope with the impending deaths of their babies

    Perinatal hospices help mothers cope with the impending deaths of their babies
    Jenny Mohler lay on an examining bed holding her pregnant belly at Sinai Hospital in Northwest Baltimore. Sonogram pictures hung from a machine in the right corner of the room. She was nervous, unable to block a feeling of uneasiness as she waited for a...
  • Jean E. Christy, homemaker

    Jean E. Christy, homemaker
    Jean E. Christy, a former interior decorator and homemaker, died July 25 of arrhythmia at Howard County General Hospital. She was 86. The daughter of an insurance salesman and a volunteer, Jean Ensign was born and raised in Cleveland and graduated in...
  • Hospitals agree to state's breast-feeding standards

    Hospitals agree to state's breast-feeding standards
    Maryland's 32 birthing hospitals have all agreed to adopt new state breast-feeding policies and become certified as "baby-friendly." The state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene embarked on a campaign nine months ago to get hospitals more...
  • Jeffers Hill hosts Striders weekly race

    Email rec sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the write-up. Running Howard County Striders There were 63 runners...
  • Garris family welcomes new daughter

    Laurel residents Anthony and Julie Garris announce the birth of a daughter, Gabriella Elisabeth Garris, at 8:08 p.m at Howard County General Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds 1 ounce and was welcomed home by twin brothers Griffin and Braeden, 2. Dennis...
  • Howard hospital to hold family health and wellness fair

    Howard hospital to hold family health and wellness fair
    Howard County General Hospital will hold a free Family Health and Wellness Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, in the parking lot of the Medical Pavilion at Howard County, which is adjacent to the hospital at 10710 Charter Drive in Columbia....
  • Broccolino's impact helped improve Howard County General [Letter]

    The Flier article June 13 announcing the retirement of Vic Broccolino, president and CEO of Howard County General Hospital, touched on many of the admirable qualities that made him a successful hospital administrator and respected member of our community....
  • James H. Eacker, environmentalist

    James H. Eacker, a retired Rouse Co. executive who was active in environmental issues, died June 8 of heart failure at Howard County General Hospital. He was 79. The son of the former president of Boston Gas & Electric Co. and a homemaker, he was born...
  • Howard mother, son advocate for those with immune disorders

    Howard mother, son advocate for those with immune disorders
    Every three weeks, a nurse arrives at the Columbia home of John Boyle, 35, for his infusion of intravenous immunoglobulin, or IVIG. "My son [John Stephen Boyle, 3] and I sit on the couch and watch a Disney movie." Boyle said. "I'm hooked up to an IV...