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June 20, 2013

Carroll Hospital Center was recently named an exemplar hospital by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement for its successful initiatives in preventing surgical site infections (SSIs) as a participant in the IHI’s Project JOINTS Initiative. Carroll Hospital Center is one of only two Maryland hospitals to receive this designation. Project JOINTS (Joining Organizations IN Tackling SSIs) CONTINUE »

June 20, 2013

Eric Rosenthal, founder and executive director of Disability Rights International, was honored as the 2013 recipient of the Charles Bronfman Prize, which celebrates the vision and endeavors of innovative humanitarians whose inspiring work benefits the world. Rosenthal’s organization is a human-rights advocacy organization fighting discrimination and abuse of people with disabilities in custodial institutions worldwide.CONTINUE »

June 20, 2013

The law firm of Gordon Feinblatt LLC’s health-care and real estate practices were top ranked in the 2013 edition of “Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.” Eight Gordon Feinblatt attorneys were also ranked in their individual areas of practice: Timothy D.A. Chriss (real estate), David H. Fishman (real estate), Robert C. Kellner (labor and CONTINUE »

June 20, 2013

General Surgeon Dr. Sarah Lentz has rejoined Carroll Health Group. Carroll Health Group is Carroll Hospital Center’s affiliated multispecialty practice group. Board certified by the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Lentz specializes in advanced laparoscopy, breast surgery and endocrine surgery. She also performs gallbladder surgeries, colonoscopies, hernia repairs and hemorrhoidectomies.CONTINUE »

June 20, 2013

Northwest Hospital has appointed Dr. Katharine H. Taber as medical director of its Women’s Wellness Center. Taber is an experienced, board-certified gynecologist and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Taber received her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and completed her residency in OB/GYN at Duke University CONTINUE »