June 26, 2019

MedStar Earns Wellness at Work Award

Healthiest Businesses

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown was honored June 7 by the Maryland Department of Health Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and ControlIf I don’t catch up with Brenda, Healthiest Maryland Businesses program with a Wellness at Work Award.

Olbrich to Speak at HSMP Meeting

Olbrich to Speak

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership has added to the list of speakers for its annual meeting in September. Kat Olbrich, the Maryland and Delaware area director for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, will lead a session.

MedStar to Focus on Aphasia at Info Sessions

Aphasia

June is National Aphasia Awareness Month, and to help highlight the month, MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is Leonardtown plans to offer free information sessions from noon to 1 pm June 25 and 27.

HEAL Action Team Will Meet June 26

Access to Care Team Meets

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the HEAL Action Team which will meet from 1 to 2 pm Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Health Connections at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown.

More to Explore Program Turns Five

More to Explore

The Healthy Eating and Active Living action team of the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership, which is supported by MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, is announcing the fifth year of the local More to Explore program.

MedStar Advice on Preparing for Summer Activities

Run & Fun Walk for Hospice

MedStar PromptCare offers four tips to keep in mind when preparing for activities this summer. It’s important not to overdo it if you haven’t exercised much over the winter.

Behavioral Health Team to Meet June 14

Behavioral Health Action Team

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership is planning a meeting of the Behavioral Health Action Team from 2 to 3:30 pm Friday, June 14, 2019, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership.

Access to Care Team Meets June 11

Access to Care Team Meets

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Access to Care Action Team, which will meet from 3 to 4 pm Tuesday, June 11, 2018, at Health Connections at MedStar in Leonardtown.

Tobacco-Free Action Team Meets June 6

Tobacco-Free Action Team to Meet

MedStar St. Mary’s supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Tobacco-Free Living Action Team, which will meet at 10:45 am Thursday, June 6, 2019, at the East Run Medical Center at 45870 East Run Drive in Lexington Park.

MedStar Earns Top Marks in Hospital Safety

Hospital Safety

The Leapfrog Group has again awarded top marks to MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in its Spring 2019 Hospital Safety Grade survey. The hospital safety grade of “A” recognizes the hospital’s superior efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety standards in the US.