February 24, 2018

MedStar Offers Women’s Wellness Day

Wellness Day

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown is celebrating more than 20 years of offering excellent women’s wellness with the annual Delicados Women’s Wellness Day on Feb. 24.

MedStar Celebrates a Century of Caring

Century of Caring

Five years ago, MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown celebrated a Century of Caring. The hospital has been a part of the Southern Maryland community for 105 years now, and the goal has always been the same — caring for neighbors, friends, and family members.

Learn to Live Tobacco-Free

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 10 to 11:30 am Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department.

MedStar Moves Belmont Laboratory Center

MedStar Scholarship

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s Laboratory Center at the Belmont Building on Moakley Street in Leonardtown has moved one floor up to Suite 205. The move took place Feb. 7.

LSM Class Visits MedStar St. Mary’s

LSM Class

Members of the current class of Leadership Southern Maryland visited MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital on Jan. 18, 2018. The LSM class members are part of an educational leadership program for executives in the region.

Behavioral Health Team to Meet Feb. 9

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, Feb. 9, 2018, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown.

Discussion to Focus on Reducing Violence

Access to Care Behavioral Health Action Team

The St. Mary’s County Library will host a National Issues Forum on Reducing Violence. The forum will be held at the Lexington Park Library branch from 2 to 4 pm Jan. 27 on the topic: How Should Our Community Reduce Violence?

Rural Health Forum Planned

rural health

The second annual Maryland Rural Heath Association legislative forum is set for Jan. 23, 2018, in Annapolis.

HEAL Action Team to Meet Jan. 24

Access to Care Behavioral Health Action Team

MedStar St. Mary’s supports the HEAL Action Team which will meet from 1 to 2 pm Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at Health Connections at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown.

Newborns to Sport Red Hats at MedStar

Red Hats

Babies born at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown will wear red hats in February to raise awareness of congenital heart defects. People in the community are invited to knit or crochet newborn-sized hats using red cotton or acrylic yarn.