Press Releases

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2020: The Year in Review — and What Lies Ahead

By Ken Kozel, President and CEO, UM Shore Regional Health 2020 was an incredibly challenging year for health care organizations nationwide, and University of Maryland Shore Regional Health was no exception. In mid-March, the arrival of COVID-19 marked the beginning of dramatic new demands in every aspect of inpatient and…

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Choptank Transport, Inc., Supports SRH COVID-19 Relief Fund

Choptank Transport hosted its second annual charity golf tournament, “10 Better Than Par – First Responders’ Edition” on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at Hog Neck Golf Course. Ten local first-responder organizations benefited from the proceeds. UM Memorial Hospital Foundation received $3,000 for its COVID-19 Response Fund, which is used to…

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Memorial Hospital Foundation Plans Clay Shoot Fundraiser in October

University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation has announced plans for its 6th Annual Sporting Clays Classic, scheduled for Saturday, October 24, at The Point at Pintail in Queenstown. Proceeds from the event will be dedicated to the purchase of a Faxitron machine for the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center. The Faxitron…

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Hurlock Church Members Donate to Cancer Center Support

The congregation of Hurlock United Methodist Church recently donated $2624 to UM Memorial Hospital Foundation to benefit the Wig Room at the Cancer Center at UM Shore Regional Health. Pastor Joan Brooks presented the check to Jeanie Scott, Oncology Services manager, earlier this month. According to Scott, Pastor Brooks indicated that the congregation was…

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Clark Comprehensive Breast Center Welcomes New Surgeon

UM Shore Medical Group – Oncology recently welcomed Karen Barbosa, DO to its provider team at the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center. Dr. Barbosa joins Breast Center providers Roberta Lilly, MD, and Brittany Krautheim, CRNP, after five years as in private practice with Alaska Breast Care Specialists, PC, in Anchorage, Alaska. As Alaska’s first Fellowship-trained breast…

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UM SRH Receives $24,000 Grant from Nora Roberts Foundation

UM Shore Regional Health has received $24,000 from the Nora Roberts Foundation to aid in COVID-19 response. This grant is part of an overall $168,000 gift from the Nora Roberts Foundation to the University of Maryland Medical System for its acute-care hospitals and freestanding medical facilities. The funds will be…

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