Teresa P. deKowzan, a registered nurse who during her more than 30 year career at Mercy Medical Center where she had been in charge of the delivery room and served as an inspiration to student and young nurses, died Saturday of breast cancer at the Charlestown Retirement Community. She was 90.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Some who were at The Mall in Columbia during the shootings are experiencing restless nights, troubled dreams, anxious thoughts. Counselors have stepped in to help, saying these are natural after effects but should they persists, people need to seek additional help
When Victor Broccolino talks about his upcoming retirement, he doesn't mention hobbies or exotic travel, or taking it easy or doing more reading. No, the president and CEO of Howard County General Hospital for the past 24 years ¿ more than half of its existence ¿ talks about seeing more of his family, especially his 11 grandchildren. And, he talks, only half-kiddingly, about taking a part-time job as a greeter at Walmart.
The Howard County Public School System and the Board of Education have decided to suspend implementing the new United Healthcare Medicare Advantage plan on Jan. 1, 2014, after retirees voiced anger over the plan's lack of acceptance at their medical providers.
I retired from the Howard County Department of Education in 2001 after 28 years of service. All retirees recently learned that United Health Care Medicare Solutions would not cover Howard County General Hospital, Hopkins and University of Maryland Hospital.
A Friday morning collision involving a Howard County police officer in Ellicott City on Baltimore National Pike has closed the eastbound and westbound left turn lanes at St. John's Lanes, officials police said.