University of Maryland Medical System Announces Visitor Policy Changes At All Facilities In Response To COVID-19

March 10, 2020
As part of its ongoing preparedness and response effort regarding COVID-19 and in order to protect patients, staff and visitors, the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) today announced changes to the visitor policy at all 13 System hospitals and other UMMS healthcare facilities. As this is a rapidly-evolving situation, these changes are in effect beginning Wednesday, March 11 at 7am until further notice.

Kurtom wins advocacy award from AANP

December 04, 2019
Congratulations to Khalid Kurtom, MD, medical director, University of Maryland Shore Medical Group - Neurosurgery, on his recent selection by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as winner of the 2019 Advocate State Award for Excellence for Maryland.

UM Shore Regional Health providers earn "Top Docs" honors

October 30, 2019
University of Maryland Shore Regional Health (UM SRH) congratulates the members of its Medical Staff who have been recognized as 2019 Top Docs through What’s Up Media. These expert providers, who live and work in communities across our five-county region, help make UM SRH “Where the Health of the Eastern Shore Comes First.”

A Life Saved

October 28, 2019
Gary Bolis stands with Chestertown nurses and thanks them for their care with a gift basket.
Pennsylvania man recounts coordinated efforts of local paramedics and EMTs, as well as University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Chestertown Emergency Department staff and UM Shore Medical Center at Easton Cardiac Intervention Center team at UM Shore Regional Health.