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Stop the Bleed, Save a Life
Being prepared could save a life. Did you know that uncontrolled bleeding is a major cause of preventable deaths, and approximately 40 percent of trauma-related deaths are due to bleeding? The Stop the Bleed initiative encourages bystanders to become ...
Together, Let's Bring Awareness to Men's Health Issues
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), men in the U.S., on average, die five years earlier than women and at higher rates from nine of the top 10 leading causes of death. Health is wealth. All month long, Frederick Health ...
Solidarity Event by Frederick Health Medical Staff
On a beautiful Sunday June 7, 2020, members of the Medical Staff of Frederick Health joined to express their solidarity for George Floyd and all those who have suffered racial injustice. Our Medical Staff present represented the deep diversity ...
A Message to Our Community
Dear Frederick Health Family & Our Frederick Community, As an organization dedicated to serving others, we are always focused on doing what is right. Regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic status, or any other diverse ...
How to Stay Safe and Healthy As An Essential Worker
If you’ve been deemed an essential worker and are still working outside your home during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are important protocols to follow to ensure you keep yourself and your family safe and healthy. Healthcare workers, grocery ...
How to Stop the Spread of COVID-19 With Social Distancing
Social distancing: over the past few weeks, you’ve probably heard the phrase uttered countless times—but it’s for a good reason. Since COVID-19 began spreading in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( ...
Frederick Health to Begin Offering COVID-19 Curbside Testing
Starting March 19, 2020 Frederick Health will begin offering testing for COVID-19 via curbside service. To qualify for testing, patients must meet the following criteria (developed using CDC guidelines): Experiencing two or more of the following ...
Rethink Your Drink
How well do you know 5-2-1-0? LiveWell Frederick’s 5-2-1-0 program promotes small, healthy changes to enhance health and wellness. Here’s how it works: 5: Eat 5 or more fruits and vegetables daily. 2: Limit screen time to 2 hours or less ...
The Dangers of Vaping
The vaping landscape is changing quickly and, in many cases, becoming more dangerous—especially for youth and their families. That’s why Frederick Health has gathered the latest information to arm you with the facts and hazards associated ...
Warner Service Donates $3,500 to Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund
Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund Co-Founder Patty Hurwitz, President of Warner Service Josh Via, and Owner of Warner Service Matt Warner. -------------------------- FREDERICK, MD – Recently, Warner ...
10 Ideas for Random Acts of Kindness Week
Did you know kindness is contagious? Research from Stanford University shows the positive effects of kindness are felt in the brain, improving moods and making receivers more likely to “pay it forward” to others. Other studies found that ...
Lee Building Maintenance Donates $5,000 to Frederick Health
Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Frederick Health Development Council Chair Karlys Kline, Frederick Health Business & Industry Chair Gary Orton, Lee Building Maintenance CEO Jason Lee, Lee Building Maintenance President April Lee, ...
Take the LiveWell Frederick Winter Challenge
One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is weight loss. While intentions are good, few of us have the discipline and knowledge to make lasting changes and set realistic goals or expectations when it comes to our health. Unfortunately, ...
Right at Home Donates $5,000 to Frederick Health
Featured ( from left to right): Robin Rose, Vice President & Chief Development Officer, Frederick Health; Eileen McLaughlin, Community Liaison, Right at Home; Carole Luber, Owner & Vice President, Right at Home; Linda Luber, General Manager, ...
Frederick Health's Top 10 Moments of 2019
As we usher in a new year— and a new decade!—we can’t help but reflect on all the exciting changes and accomplishments that 2019 brought to Frederick Health. In no particular order, here’s a look back at our favorite moments ...
Gilbane Donates $60,000 to Frederick Health
Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Frederick Health V.P. & Chief Development Officer Robin Rose, Gilbane Building Company V.P., Director of Healthcare Mid Atlantic Gary Orton, Frederick Health President & CEO Tom Kleinhanzl, and ...
10 Healthy Gifts You Can Give Yourself This Holiday Season
If you had to give your overall health and wellness a score between 0 and 100, what would your number be? The average American’s number is 61, according to the Gallup National Health and Wellbeing Index. This holiday season, we’ve come up ...
Stay Safe, Stay Warm This Winter
Winter is here. As the temperatures continue to drop, it’s best to be prepared for all the good and bad that winter throws your way. While winter weather can be peaceful and beautiful, it can also be unexpected and tragic if you or a loved one ...
Eat Well, Feel Good, Stay Healthy
The season for holiday get-togethers is upon us. When it comes to food-focused gatherings, we understand the challenges: unhealthy food options, overeating, overindulging, and maybe even feeling sick and stressed after. Let the excitement of the ...
Cold & Flu: Should They Stay, or Should They Go?
It’s here: cold and flu season. Like most parents, you’ve probably asked this question at least once lately: “Is my child too sick to go to school today?” School-age children average five to six colds a year. And children ...
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