Community Health is committed to the investment of long-term resources to improve the health and well-being of all of the communities we serve, utilizing a broad scope of strategies and activities, while meeting the state and federal requirements for community benefit efforts.

Classes and Events

As part of our community health outreach, we provide programs and support to keep you healthy and involved in your community. Take advantage of our programs on your way to developing your own healthy lifestyle. View our upcoming classes and events.

Community Resource Finder

University of Maryland Medical System offers an online search tool to find free or reduced-cost resources in your community. Just type in your zip code to find nearby services for your social and economic needs, including bill-paying and other financial assistance, food access, health care, legal aid, transportation and much more. Start your search here.

Maryland's Health Matters

We are committed to giving you and your family the information you need to live healthfully. Maryland's Health Matters is a community health magazine published as a valuable resource to help you make informed health care decisions. Read about the latest health research, news, events and services in your community in Maryland's Health Matters.

Financial Assistance Policy

At University of Maryland Capital Region Health, you have the option of applying for financial assistance to help pay for your hospital visit. View our financial assistance information.

This financial assistance policy is applied uniformly at the UM Capital hospital facilities:

  • UM Capital Region Medical Center
  • UM Laurel Medical Center