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03.06.2018
Admission or Observation? What's the Difference?

It has been estimated that doctors can spend upwards of two-thirds of their time on paperwork. In the case of Dr. Jim Trumble, Medical Director of Physician Utilization for Frederick Memorial Hospital, that is often time well spent in support of his ...

03.05.2018
Leach Wallace Joins FMH Corporate Honor Roll

Featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; Robin Rose, Vice President & Chief Development Officer, Frederick Memorial Hospital; Rob Banas, President, Leach Wallace; and Dr. P. Gregory ...

03.01.2018
10 Reasons You Should Have a Primary Care Provider

You’re young, busy, and in good health. That’s great, but it probably means that if you don’t already have a primary care provider, selecting one isn’t at the top of your to-do list. Maybe you’re in your 40s or 50s, and ...

02.28.2018
Thank you, Susan! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winner.

Congratulations to Susan, a recipient of our Patient Safety Hero Award! Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and Susan’s concern for patients and consistent efforts to assure patient safety, demonstrate a commitment ...

02.28.2018
Thank you, Caitlin! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winner.

Congratulations to Caitlin, a recipient of our Patient Safety Hero Award! Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and Caitlin’s concern for patients and consistent efforts to assure patient safety, demonstrate a ...

02.28.2018
Thank You, Jeff! Patient & Family Centered Care Award Winner.

Congratulations to Jeff, a recipient of our Patient & Family Centered Care Award! This award is an opportunity for our patients and their families to honor a staff member of Frederick Memorial Hospital who displays dedication and commitment to ...

02.19.2018
Honoring Historic Healthcare Influencers During Black History Month

Every February, we remember and recognize people of color who have pushed boundaries, broken down barriers, and influenced the building of our nation. In honor of Black History Month, here are five influential black men and women who left their mark ...

02.13.2018
Women and Heart Disease-Are You at Risk?

Did you know an estimated 44 million women in the U.S. are affected by heart disease each year, according to the American Heart Association (AHA)? Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths per year—that’s nearly ...

02.01.2018
Show Your Heart Some Love This Valentine's Day

February marks American Heart Month, a special time of year to spread the word about ways to prevent heart disease and encourage others to live heart-healthy lives. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the U.S.—the ...

01.25.2018
Everything You Need to Know About Cervical Cancer

Every year, nearly 13,000 women in the U.S. are diagnosed with cervical cancer. Thanks to advanced vaccination and screening options, cervical cancer is one of few cancers that’s highly preventable and treatable. January marks Cervical Health ...

01.19.2018
How to Stay Safe While Shoveling Snow

Frederick hasn’t seen a big snow storm yet, but winter is officially here and bringing with it frigid temperatures, the possibility of heavy snow, and dangerous ice. While it’s exciting to be outside during a snowfall, it can be hazardous ...

01.17.2018
Give the Gift of Life-Donate Blood

Did you know that every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood? Since 1970, January has been recognized as National Blood Donor Month, a time to celebrate all dedicated blood and platelet donors who are committed to ensuring a reliable blood ...

01.16.2018
Does Hospice Care Benefit Alzheimer's Dementia Patients?

Alzheimer’s dementia is the 5th leading cause of death in the United States among Americans 65 years and older. About 70% of Americans with dementia die in a nursing home or long-term care facility. In many cases, hospice can improve the end of ...

01.16.2018
Home Away From Home

Eugenio Cepero led his family out of Cuba in 1967, fleeing religious persecution under Fidel Castro. In the middle of winter, wearing only t-shirts and shorts, they got off a plane in Newark, New Jersey. “We came here penniless” remembers ...

01.16.2018
Love and Happiness

A former professional chef and antique purveyor, Eloise Dorsey’s zest for life continued as a Kline House resident. Eloise devoted her life to loving and caring for her husband, Charles, of 57 years as well as her children, grandchildren, and ...

01.11.2018
Beating the Winter Blues

As the days get shorter and the evenings grow darker, you may find yourself feeling more tired, cranky, or more unhappy or depressed than usual. If you’re feeling down in the dumps this time of year and can’t quite explain why, ...