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Free Seminar to be Offered on Managing Chronic Lung Disease

May 07, 2018
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema, is a chronic lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. The disease is increasingly common, affecting millions of Americans, and is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. The good news is COPD is often preventable and treatable.

Chester River Hospital Auxiliary Is Top Sponsor of Foundation's Golf Tournament

May 06, 2018
The Chester River Hospital Center Auxiliary has stepped up in a big way to be the lead sponsor of the Chester River Health Foundation's 24th annual golf tournament fundraiser, scheduled for Friday, June 1, at Chester River Yacht and Country Club just outside of Chestertown, Maryland. The proceeds will help fund the purchase of state-of-the-art surgical equipment for the hospital.

Children's Advocates Commemorate National Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 09, 2018
To commemorate April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month, children’s advocates from organizations throughout Kent, Queen Anne’s, Talbot, Caroline and Dorchester counties recently placed 61 blue ribbons, each representing a child served by the Talbot County Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) over the past year, on a tree at University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton.
 

Auxiliary of Memorial Hospital at Easton Donates $100,000 Toward New Imaging Equipment

April 02, 2018
The Auxiliary of Memorial Hospital at Easton donated $100,000 to UM Memorial Hospital Foundation to support Diagnostic and Imaging at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton. Raised through proceeds generated by the Auxiliary’s thrift and consignment shops (The Bazaar at 121 Federal Street and Maggie’s Gift Shop) as well as special event sales, these funds will be added to the 2017 Year End Appeal to help purchase a new portable digital x-ray system.

Free Seminar on Maximizing Your Social Security Set for April 5

March 19, 2018
University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation will host an informative seminar, “Social Security – Options to Help You Maximize Your Benefits” on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at UM Shore Medical Center’s Nick Rajacich Health Education Center, 219 S. Washington Street in Easton.