Congressman David Trone, GRMC CEO Mark Boucot, discuss health care challenges


Congressman David Trone, GRMC CEO Mark Boucot, discuss health care challenges

Congressman David Trone and GRMC Chief Executive Officer Mark Boucot met this week at the acute care hospital in Garrett County to discuss the challenges facing health care providers in rural areas and to congratulate the hospital administration and medical staff for being named a Top 20 Rural and Community Hospital by the National Rural Health Association for the second year in a row. […]

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GRMC Health & Wellness Provides Medication Assisted Treatment

GRMC offers Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for people struggling with opioid addiction throughout its 8-county service area. The program, provided through the hospital’s behavioral health clinic at Family Health & Wellness in Oakland, is managed by Kelly Rock, DNP, PMHNP-BC, a psychiatric nurse practitioner with extensive experience in the behavioral health field. […]

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Mark Boucot named a “Top Rural Health CEO to Know”

GRMC President and CEO Mark Boucot has been named a “Top Rural Hospital CEO to Know” by Becker’s Hospital Review, a leading healthcare publication. The annual list recognized 67 rural hospital CEOs who have worked to ensure their communities have access to the best healthcare services possible, developing models that allow rural hospitals to thrive and succeed in an environment where many rural healthcare facilities face closure.

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GRMC named Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital

GRMC has been recognized for the fourth consecutive year as a Top 100 Rural & Community Hospital by the National Rural Health Association and the The Chartis Center for Rural Health. The annual recognition program honors outstanding performance among the nation’s rural hospitals based on the results of the Chartis Rural Hospital Performance INDEX™. […]

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GRMC Chief Operating officer, Kendra Thayer, speaks at national conference

GRMC Chief Operating Officer Kendra Thayer recently spoke at the American Hospital Association (AHA) Rural Health Care Leadership Conference in Arizona on the use of telemedicine to bring behavioral health services to rural communities through partnerships with larger behavioral health providers.  […]

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A message from GRMC regarding the omicron variant

As our county continues to see increases in COVID cases from the Omicron variant, we are asking for your help as we continue to care for our community and anticipate a continued surge of COVID cases. The new Omicron variant is spreading faster and more easily than previous variants. The monoclonal infusions used to treat Delta are not showing effectiveness with this new variant and are no longer indicated for use.
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GRMC and WVU Medicine to hold Virtual Forums

GRMC will hold two Virtual Public Forums with West Virginia University Medicine to provide area citizens with information on its proposed full partnership with WVU. The forums will be held Tuesday, December 14th, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., and then again on Monday, December 20th, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The sessions will include a short presentation as well as a question-and-answer period, with members of the public able to submit questions ahead of time. The panel for the two events will include Mark Boucot, President & CEO at GRMC; Albert Wright, CEO at WVU Medicine; Shane Grady, GRMC Board Chair; and Karl Schwalm, MD, GRMC Board Vice Chair. […]

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GRMC Celebrates National Rural Health Day

Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) has been recognized by The Chartis Center of Rural Health and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health with a Performance Leadership Award in Outcomes. The Performance Leadership Awards utilize the results of the Hospital Strength INDEX®, the industry’s most comprehensive and objective assessment of rural hospital performance. […]

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