Patient Care Services New Hire Orientation
Welcome to the team!
You are finally here and about to embark on an exciting journey with UMMC Midtown! Our goal is to make sure you have the support and resources you need to be successful in your new role. As your first step, we invite you to explore the Patient Care Services webpage to help you get started and ready for your first day. Find guidance on everything from UMMC apparel to payroll.
New employee orientation schedules cover the first week of orientation. Please forward any questions or concerns with scheduling to your clinical manager. Schedules are discipline specific; please be sure you are following the correct schedule.
- Registered Nurse
- Patient Care Technician/Certified Nursing Assistant/Monitor Technician
- Unit Clerk/Patient & Family Care Liaison
Parking & Transportation
Midtown Campus has 2 paid parking facilities that are open 365 days a year to serve staff, patients and visitors. For additional information on staff parking please contact Cindy Brown or Wallace Green at 410-225-8046. The campus also offers complimentary shuttle service that runs a continuous loop from 5:45 am to 7:15 pm Monday through Friday between the UMMC Downtown and Midtown Campuses. We are also located within walking distance to the subway, light rail and bus systems.
Patient Care Services staff utilize ANSOS a web scheduler to self-schedule, view your and coworkers existing schedule, and print current schedule.
SCRUBS: If you are required to wear scrubs in your role, The University of Maryland Medical Center has partnered with Uniform Advantage. Please visit to the official UMMC Uniform Advantage website to order scrubs online through our approved vendor.
UMMC Collection: Purchase logo gear online through Willowtree Embroidery; jackets, lab coats and cranicaps.
Employee ID badges must be worn and visible above the waistline at all times while on campus. Located on first floor off the main hospital lobby, the badge office is open Monday through Friday 8-9am & 2:30-3:30pm. The first badge is provided to you at no cost, however the cost to replace ID badges is $25 (cash only).
Medical Center employees are paid on a bi-weekly basis (once every two weeks). The “pay processing week” is the second week of the two-week pay period. Employees must clock into KRONOS (UMMC time and attendance system); any exceptions must have a Kronos Exception form to document the exception and appropriate leave allocation.
UMMC Midtown Campus strives to provide a safe, comfortable and functional environment for patients, physicians and staff following guidelines established by The Joint Commission, OSHA and other regulatory agencies. Employee Health supports this mission by assisting employees with compliance as well as their overall wellness. Located on the first floor of the main hospital near elevators 5 & 6. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 7am – 4pm except holidays. Weekends, holidays and after hours, please go to the Emergency Department. Contact Employee Health at 410-225-8325 with any questions/concerns.