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ACell enters exclusive Chinese agreement

ACell, of Columbia, has entered into an exclusive long-term product supply and distribution agreement with First Horizon, and Weihai Jierui Medical Products Co., a...

AMS Onsite partners with Arkstone Medical

AMS Onsite, an Annapolis-based leading infection control and prevention (ICP) practice for America's long-term care facilities, announced a partnership with Arkstone Medical Solutions, a pioneer...

Ambu gets contract for single-use cystoscope

Ambu Inc., Columbia-based manufacturer of single-use endoscopes, has been awarded a contract with UroGPO, the largest group purchasing organization for private urology practice clinics in the U.S. The...

New App locates financial assistance for seriously ill patients

A Washington, D.C., nonprofit foundation has collaborated with a Millersville app developer to help eligible patients, caregivers and providers find financial assistance for out-of-pocket...

Ribbon cut for HCGH expansion

Howard County General Hospital (HCGH) has officially opened its two-story, 50,000-square-foot expansion. The project houses a new entrance and waiting area for the emergency...

Ambu launches ‘Endoscopy Insights’ podcast

Columbia-based Ambu has launched a podcast called “Endoscopy Insights” that will explore the ways different clinical and technological innovations are moving endoscopy forward, while...

Howard officials, community leaders respond to coronavirus

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball, who announced Howard County’s first coronavirus case on Sunday, recently gathered county officials and community stakeholders to announce new...

Brain-computer interface enables Hopkins study participant to touch, feel holographic objects

As part of a larger study exploring neural multiplexing and new modes of perception enabled by brain-computer interface (BCI), Johns Hopkins researchers have demonstrated...
Horizon Foundation

Howard County faces stark health disparities, report says

Persistent racial disparities in numerous health measures pose challenges and opportunities for Howard County, according to a new report released by the Horizon Foundation. The...

APL partners with Central Disease Control to protect frontline health care workers

The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), of Laurel, in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, in Baltimore,...

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