Clemenceau Medical Center is one of 19 projects in the growing portfolio of Johns Hopkins Medicine International, the arm of the Baltimore-based institution that’s charged with taking the Hopkins mission and brand global.
Johns Hopkins is one of several mostly large academic medical institutions in the U.S. launching overseas ventures that go beyond the involvement hospitals traditionally have pursued in other countries.
In an op-ed in the Howard County Times and Columbia Flier, Andy Lazris writes, "we in primary care, and our patients, hope that Howard County General Hospital compels hospitalists to contact primary care doctors on admission and, if desired by the patient, at points of medical decision making. This should not be voluntary."
University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health is hosting a community meeting Thursday in Havre de Grace to field questions about its Vision 2020 plan, including the portion that involves building a new Havre de Grace medical center.
Gov. Larry Hogan's office does not plan to file an ethics complaint against the president of the Senate, who they accused of pressing the administration to interfere in a decision to approve open-heart surgery at a hospital in Annapolis.