September 25, 2017

Access to Care Team Meets Oct. 10

cancer survivors

Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Access to Care Action Team will meet from 3 to 4 pm Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at Health Connections at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown.

Hospital Board Gains Five New Members

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital adds five members to its board of directors, a volunteer body dedicated to fulfilling the mission, vision, and values of the community hospital. The new members are Karen Garner, Micheline Lopez-Estrada, Rick Tepel, Krista Wall, and Vince Wittles.

Behavioral Action Team Meets Oct. 13

BHAT

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership is planning a meeting of the Behavioral Health Action Team from 2 to 3:30 pm Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership.

Phones Down at Hospital

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital’s phone system is currently, Sept. 13, 2017, not functioning due to a regional phone outage across Maryland, Virginia and DC, impacting the facility’s to make or receive call outside of the building. Hospital services have not been interrupted Updates will be announced when they occur.

HEAL Action Team to Meet Aug. 23

MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital supports the HEAL Action Team which will meet from 1 to 2 pm Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Health Connections at the hospital in Leonardtown.

MedStar Shares Facts About Diabetes

Diabetes

The MedStar Diabetes Institute at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital offers a diabetes education program that has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association, providing information and resources needed to take control of diabetes.

Tobacco-Free Living Action Team to Meet

Tobacco-Free Action Team Meets May 16

The Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Tobacco-Free Living Action Team will meet at 10 am Aug. 8, 2017, at the St. Mary’s County Health Department in Leonardtown.

Opioid Crisis Is Topic of Session

Opioid crisis

On Sept. 21, the Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership, supported by MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, will host a special session of the 2017 HSMP annual meeting on the Maryland opioid crisis.

Health Care Transportation Workshop Set

transportation

Healthy St. Mary’s Partnership’s Access to Care Action Team will hold a Regional Healthcare Transportation Design Thinking Workshop from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm Thursday, Aug. 3, at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home in Charlotte Hall.

Marketing Team Rakes in Awards

marketing team

The marketing team at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital recently earned seven different awards, recognizing its dedication and incredible quality of work.