GRMC is a 55-bed, acute care facility serving the healthcare needs of Garrett County, Maryland, and surrounding communities in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
We are proud to be clinically affiliated with WVU Medicine, enabling us to provide a wide array of medical specialty services. Our team of more than 500 highly trained clinical, administrative and support staff strives to support our vision to be the first choice for excellence in patient-centered care, to advance the health and wellness of the community, and to be the best place for staff and physicians to practice.
CAREER BEAT BLOG:
GRMC cites 340B prescription drug program in support of outpatient services
As a participant in the federal 340B Drug Pricing Program, Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) was able to funnel close to $1.6 million into services directly impacting patient care last year, including cancer and infusion therapy services. The 340B Drug Pricing Program allows eligible health care entities to purchase outpatient drugs from pharmaceutical companies at significantly reduced costs.Read More
GRMC’s Mark Boucot speaker at national health care forum
Mark Boucot, CEO & President of Garrett Regional Medical Center, recently participated as one of three panelists at a national forum focused on the challenges facing rural health care providers. The event took place as part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ Federal Office of Rural Health Policy Rural Partnership Development Meeting held in Rockville, MD.Read More
GRMC’s Alasha Hunt featured by the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists on their blog
Alasha L. Hunt, RN, RT(R) CT, joined the CDI professional a little more than a year ago and works as a CDI specialist at Garrett Regional Medical Center in Oakland, Maryland. Though it’s more than three hours away, she plans to attend the annual Maryland ACDIS local chapter conference on Saturday, September 20, at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Towson.Read More
Garrett Regional Medical Center receives CMS 5-star rating
Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) received the highest rating possible from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently when it received five stars for the quality of care GRMC staff consistently provides the hospital’s patients. According to the American Hospital Association, there are 5,564 hospitals in the US; only 407 achieved this year’s five star rating, and GRMC is one of only eight hospitals in the state of Maryland to do so. The average hospital rating across the country was 3.5 stars.Read More