July 18, 2019

Learn More About Tick-Borne Diseases

Tick-Borne Diseases

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is joining the St. Mary’s County Health Department in educating the public about the potential dangers of Tick-Borne Diseases and illnesses. 

Behavioral Health Team to Meet July 12

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, July 12, 2019, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership.

Marketing Staffers Awarded for Creativity, Work

Marketing

Staff members of the MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s Marketing, Public Relations & Philanthropy Department were recently honored with seven awards in two national competitions that honored excellence in medical marketing.

Tobacco-Free Action Team Won’t Meet in July

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, Aug. 1, 2019, at the East Run Medical Center in Lexington Park. There will be no meeting in July.

Out of the Darkness Walk Coming in October

Out of the Darkness

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown is joining a national effort to reduce the rate of suicide in America by hosting an Out of the Darkness Walk this coming October.

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.

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.