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AAMC Receives ‘A’ for Patient Safety

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has been awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes AAMC’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety standards in the U.S. The Leapfrog Hospital Survey reports on hospital performance to empower consumers to find the highest-value care and to […]

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Vantage House Opens Memory Care Apartments

Residences at Vantage House, of Downtown Columbia, has opened Monterey Place, a dedicated memory care neighborhood, within its community. Vantage House recently underwent a multi-million-dollar renovation and expansion for residents to provide specialized memory care, additional dining venues, fitness and recreational spaces, as well as other enhancements. Also announced as part of the community’s overall […]

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Schuh Signs Mental Health Legislation

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh recently signed legislation to expand mental health services for residents. The $470,000 annual effort will fund two new Mental Health Agency Mobile Crisis Response Teams.  The teams are designed to respond primarily to calls from police. County staff is then dispatched to assist in stabilizing the individual and connect them to […]

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Regent Healthcare Acquires Loving Touch

Odenton-based Regent Healthcare, which bills itself as the largest, non-franchised Home Care Agency in central Maryland, has completed the acquisition of Loving Touch Home Care, of Chestertown, on Maryland’s upper Eastern Shore. Under the agreement, Loving Touch will be absorbed by Regent, which will employ all former Loving Touch employees, including office staff and caregivers, […]