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Howard County offers COVID-19 testing locations 

Howard County has conducted approximately 35,973 COVID-19 tests, with a positivity rate of 3.53%. Howard County has tested 9.6% of the population, with the...

UMBC grad leads fight against virus

Keith Harmon, director of the Meyerhoff Scholars Program at UMBC, remembers the day in 2004 when he met a high school senior named Kizzmekia...

Stopping the stigma- Mental health gains from awareness

Count Patrick Finley among the health professionals who are encouraged when a celebrity makes a public admission about a personal struggle with mental illness. Finley,...

3 Million feet of development–Wellness District taking shape in Columbia

The demolition of the American City building, Columbia’s historic first low-rise commercial space, signals the redevelopment momentum spreading through the Lakefront District. While much of...

Demand rising for senior housing- New sites needed for growing population

“There’s not enough senior housing in Howard County,” said Kelly Cimino, director of the Howard County Department of Housing and Community Development. One solution may...

Vohra Wound Physicians names a Center of Excellence

The Mt. Airy location of Lorien Health Services, a family-owned nursing home, rehabilitation and assisted living company, has been certified by Vohra Wound Physicians...

PM Pediatrics acquires Kindermender

PM Pediatrics, the nation’s largest provider of pediatric urgent care, has acquired KinderMender walk-in pediatric centers of Maryland, bringing its existing locations in Laurel and Timonium...

Howard County Seeks Health Board Members

Howard County Executive is seeking three consumers and two family members to serve on the county’s Local Behavioral Health Authority Board. Comprised of 28...

VarcoMac acquired by Therma Holdings

Therma Holdings LLC, a portfolio company of Gemspring Capital, has acquired VarcoMac LLC, an Odenton-based provider of electrical systems and solutions serving the commercial,...

AAMC announces OB-GYN residency program

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to start an Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)...

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