GRMC Awarded ‘A’ Hospital Safety Grade from Leapfrog Group&nbsp

GRMC Awarded ‘A’ Hospital Safety Grade from Leapfrog Group&nbsp

For the fourth consecutive year, Garrett Regional Medical Center has received an “A” Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group. This national distinction celebrates GRMC’s achievements in protecting hospital patients from preventable errors, injuries, accidents, and infections. […]

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Artice presented as panelist at International Cancer Education Conference

Garrett Regional Medical Center’s Eugenia “Gina” Artice, MSN, CRNP, recently presented at the 2022 International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC) Oct. 12-14 in College Park. Advancing Cancer Health Equity through Community Engagement and Patient Navigation served as this year’s conference theme. Artice presented in the ‘Patient Navigation: Multi-Directional Approaches – Same Goals’ plenary session. […]

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GRMC offering onsite influenza vaccines for businesses in Garrett County

Garrett Regional Medical Center’s HealthWorks program is offering onsite influenza (flu) vaccines to Garrett County businesses in preparation for the 2022-2023 flu season. The purpose of the HealthWorks program is to help businesses control and even reduce costs associated with employee health and wellness. […]

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GRMC, Hospice of Garrett County, Inc. partner to provide end-of-life care

OAKLAND, Md. – Providing enhanced end-of-life care and support to the residents of Garrett County is the nature of the collaborative partnership between Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) and Hospice of Garrett County, Inc. Garrett County residents with terminal conditions who are unable to return to their homes are provided with end-of-life care at Garrett Regional Medical Center. […]

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GRMC’s cardiac and pulmonary rehab programs receive reaccreditation by AACVPR

GRMC’s cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation programs recently received reaccreditation status by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation program certification process is the only peer-reviewed accreditation process designed to review individual facilities for adherence to standards and guidelines developed and published by the AACVPR and other professional societies. […]

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GRMC, Western Maryland Consortium embrace collaborative partnership

Over the last 15 years, Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) and the Western Maryland Consortium have partnered on many workforce initiatives in Garrett County. Two Garrett County youth recently participated in the Western Maryland Consortium’s summer youth program – Brooklyn Bittinger and Skylar Lim – successfully completing their work experience at GRMC. […]

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GRMC Orthopedics ranked a high-performing hospital by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report recently recognized GRMC as a high performing hospital in procedures and conditions for hip fractures.Since 2000, the Garrett County Orthopedics office of Dona Alvarez MD, Todd Feathers MD, and H. John Park MD – three board certified orthopedic surgeons – have been delivering high-quality, personalized medical care to the residents of Garrett County and the surrounding areas. […]

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GRMC receives Acute Stroke Ready Hospital recertification by The Joint Commission

Garrett Regional Medical Center has received recertification as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital (ASRH) by The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission Advanced Certification for Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals is offered in collaboration with the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association. […]

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