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Jennifer Christ Joins UM Shore Medical Group – Primary Care

August 01, 2022
Jennifer Christ, MSN, CRNP, has joined the UM Shore Medical Group – Primary Care practice in Centreville. Christ has over 25 years of experience in health promotion, disease prevention, acute and chronic care management, health education and hospital administration.
UM Shore Regional Health

U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 “Best Hospitals” Ranks Three University of Maryland Medical System Hospitals Among Top Seven In Maryland

July 26, 2022
Three University of Maryland Medical System hospitals - the University of Maryland Medical Center (Downtown Campus), UM St. Joseph Medical Center and UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center – rank among the top six hospitals in the Baltimore region and among the top seven in the state, according to the U.S. News & World Report's 2022 Best Hospitals, released today.

Holloway, Price Join UM Shore Medical Group – Women’s Health

July 26, 2022
Tristen Holloway, CNM, WHNP-BC, and Angie Price, DNP, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB/C-EFM have joined the University of Maryland Shore Medical Group – Women’s Health as new providers. Holloway and Price join Javier Cajina, MD, Palak Doshi, MD, and Audrey Drummey, MD; nurse practitioners Jennifer Dyott and Dale Jafari; and certified nurse midwives Molly Bernish, Sunny Granger and Lauren Rosales in the practice. 
UM Shore Regional Health

Location to play integral role in providing care to underserved area

July 19, 2022
UM Charles Regional Opens Primary Care Office in Bryans Road

University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Group – Primary Care is expanding its reach into western Charles County with a new location in Bryans Road. The new location opens Monday, July 25, and will provide much-needed medical services to an area that has limited health care options.

UM Charles Regional Medical Center