Community members and elected officials worked for years to ensure the City of Laurel wouldn’t lose the health facility formerly known as Laurel Regional Hospital, located off of Van Dusen Road.

UM Laurel Medical Center and Health and Wellness Campus
Photo credit UM Laurel.

Now construction has begun towards a new medical center. The University of Maryland Laurel Medical Center provides full-service emergency care, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year in its current location. And during the height of the pandemic, it was also one of the sites utilized for COVID-19 inpatient care.

To learn more about the new Laurel Medical Center and watch the construction live visit