GRMC named a top maternity hospital


GRMC named a top maternity hospital

Becker’s Hospital Review, the leading national publication on hospital business news and analysis, recentlyrecognized Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) as a top maternity hospital on both the state and national levels. The list of 217 top maternity hospitals in the United States was compiled by Newsweek magazine in partnership with The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit organization that reports on the safety and performance of U.S. health care facilities. […]

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GRMC rated as Top 20 rural hospital in United States

Garrett Regional Medical Center was recognized as one of the Top 20 Rural and Community Hospitals in the United States in the annual ranking of rural hospitals compiled by the National Rural Health Association and the Chartis Center for Rural Health. Achieving the Top 20 ranking puts GRMC in the top 1% of hospitals designated as rural in the United States. The US has a total of 6,090 hospitals, with 30% of those serving rural communities. […]

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Integrative Pain Management Center opens at GRMC

Garrett Regional Medical Center held a ribbon cutting recently in celebration of the opening of an Integrative Pain Management Center at the hospital. The new center will provide a variety of non-opioid treatment options for people suffering from chronic pain. Attended by hospital staff and two of the Garrett County Commissioners, the ribbon cutting marked the opening of a much needed clinical service that will prevent patients from having to travel to see a pain specialist.
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Garrett Regional Medical Center Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

GRMC has again been awarded an ‘A’ by the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Gradea national distinction recognizing Garrett Regional Medical Center’s achievements in protecting patients from harm and providing safe health care. This marks the second consecutive A that the regional medical center has received from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization committed to health care quality and safety. […]

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Rep. David Trone continues to fight for rural health care initiatives

Congressman David Trone, who serves Maryland’s Sixth District in the United States House of Representatives, recently voiced his support for the 340B Drug Pricing Program that lowers drug costs for rural health care providers and noted the fate of the program was just one of the challenges facing rural health care in the time of COVID. […]

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GRMC named a top hospital for patient experience by Becker’s Hospital Review

GRMC has been named a top hospital for patient experience by Becker’s Hospital Review, a leading publication of the health care industry. This distinction recognizes GRMC as being among the top five hospitals for patient experience in the state of Maryland. In addition to GRMC, other Maryland hospitals to make the list include John Hopkins Hospital and Mercy Medical Center, both in Baltimore; Atlantic General Hospital, in Berlin; and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, in Bethesda. […]

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GRMC Welcomes new general surgeon, Jonathan E. Tannebaum, MD

GRMC welcomes new board-certified general surgeon to Garrett Surgical Group, Jonathan E. Tannebaum. Dr. Tannebaum graduated from Jefferson Medical College and completed his surgical residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. He has worked as a general surgeon for eleven years at several hospitals, including Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY, Warren General Hospital in Warren, PA, and most recently at Olean General Hospital in Olean, NY. […]

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GRMC opens new primary care clinic in Oakland, Garrett Family Medicine

Garrett Regional Medical Center has opened a new primary care facility on Wolf Acres Drive in Oakland. Garrett Family Medicine will provide comprehensive primary care services for people of all ages, from infants and children through those in need of geriatric care. The new practice is located in the same building that previously housed the primary care practice of Dr. Daniel Miller, who recently retired. Garrett Family Medicine is happy to welcome all of Dr. Miller’s former patients, as well as new patients in need of a primary care provider. […]

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GRMC Subacute Unit awarded U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home Distinction

Garrett Regional Medical Center’s Subacute Unit won its sixth Best Nursing Home award from US News & World Report, receiving a five out of five-performance rating for short-term rehabilitation care. Winning this award means of the 226 nursing home facilities in the state of Maryland, Garrett Regional Medical Center is one of only 67 to achieve a top performance rating. This year the Short-Term Rehabilitation Ratings incorporated several measures of quality including consistency of registered nurse staffing, use of antipsychotic drugs and success in preventing falls. […]

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