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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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UM SRH Connects Patients to Their Families during COVID-19 Pandemic

Following the emergence of COVID-19 in Maryland, the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) enacted a Strict Patient Safety Policy at all 13 System hospitals, including UM Shore Medical Centers at Chestertown, Dorchester and Easton, on March 20. Hospitals and their health care providers are now faced with a unique…

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UM Shore Regional Health Supports Area Food Banks

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the community has very generously supported UM SRH health care workers and hospitals with food, messages of hope and support, and donated medical supplies such as personal protective equipment (PPE).  What you might not know is how the Shore team has also given back to the…

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