Tag: Hospital

Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi (www.JingYing.org), based in Arnold, will be holding their 11th annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction on Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3-4:30pm (auction closes at 4pm). The fundraiser supports SPAN, Inc. SPAN (Serving People Across Neighborhoods) provides financial assistance, food and referral services to those in crisis […]

Continue Reading

AAMC’s nursing professionalism honored

AAMC’s nursing professionalism honored

| September 28, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has achieved Magnet® recognition as a reflection of its patient- and family-centered care, nursing professionalism and teamwork. Magnet recognition is determined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®, which ensures that rigorous standards for nursing excellence are met. With this credential, AAMC joins the Magnet community—a select […]

Continue Reading

Evolve Medical Clinic opens off Forest Drive

Evolve Medical Clinic opens off Forest Drive

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Evolve Medical Clinics opened its first primary and urgent care center July 16, 2014, offering its members virtual visits and dramatic operational changes that are set to revolutionize primary and urgent care. Some estimates state that as many as 70% of all primary and urgent care visits can be conducted virtually. “Imagine not having to […]

Continue Reading

AAMC named ‘Most Wired’ hospital for 5th time

AAMC named ‘Most Wired’ hospital for 5th time

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) was recently honored on the national “Most Wired” hospitals and health systems list for a fifth time. AAMC was recognized for its use of technologies, such as electronic medical record tools that assist physicians, nurses, and patients communicating efficiently. Hospitals & Health Networks sponsors the annual Most Wired Survey, an […]

Continue Reading

AAMC recognized for patient visitation policy

AAMC recognized for patient visitation policy

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, Maryland, (AAMC) was recognized recently by the Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care (IPFCC) as a Better Together exemplar hospital for excellence in engaging patients and families as partners in patients’ care. One of the key elements of this effort is eliminating restrictive visiting policies and welcoming patients’ families […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Opens Patient Centered Geriatric Unit

AAMC Opens Patient Centered Geriatric Unit

| May 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) recently opened its Acute Care of the Elderly (ACE) unit. The ACE unit offers a specialized model of care for older, hospitalized patients with acute illness. The 30-bed unit is one of 13 in Maryland. “Many times, highly functioning older adults are admitted to a hospital for a few days […]

Continue Reading

Anne Arundel Medical Center Opens Hackerman-Patz House

Anne Arundel Medical Center Opens Hackerman-Patz House

| February 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) Hackerman-Patz House is now welcoming patients and their families with a home away from home to rest, relax and regain strength while staying close to the hospital. The Hackerman-Patz House is made possible through a $2 million donation from Willard Hackerman, president and CEO of Whiting-Turner, and his wife, Lillian […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Awarded Elite Distinction As 2012 Leapfrog Top Hospital

AAMC Awarded Elite Distinction As 2012 Leapfrog Top Hospital

| December 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Leapfrog Group’s annual list of Top Hospitals was recently announced in Baltimore, Maryland and included Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) in Annapolis, Maryland for the second consecutive year. Only two other hospitals in Maryland have the distinction of being a Top Hospital. The announcement came at Leapfrog’s Annual Meeting, focusing on transparency as the […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Nurse Wins Sustainability Award

AAMC Nurse Wins Sustainability Award

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Charlotte Wallace, RN, a pediatric nurse and sustainability coordinator for Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), was awarded the Nursing Leadership in Environmental Health Award from the Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (MD H2E). Five Maryland hospitals and one nurse were honored for their environmental health achievements with awards at MD H2E’s fifth annual Environmental […]

Continue Reading

Anne Arundel Medical Center Receives Silver Medal Honor For Organ Donation Efforts

Anne Arundel Medical Center Receives Silver Medal Honor For Organ Donation Efforts

| December 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has been awarded the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Silver Medal of Honor for achieving and sustaining national goals for organ donation. AAMC was one of five hospitals in Maryland and 237 nationwide to receive this award. The criteria for the award includes achieving a donation rate of […]

Continue Reading

Anne Arundel Medical Center Recognized for Chest Pain Response

Anne Arundel Medical Center Recognized for Chest Pain Response

| October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The golden hour of the time a patient with chest pain receives rapid diagnosis and treatment is the difference between life and death. Opening a patient’s artery with an angioplasty balloon 90 minutes after arrival is a standard quality indicator for hospitals nationally. At Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC), the average “door to balloon” time […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Spine Center Recognized

AAMC Spine Center Recognized

| May 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) was recently recognized with an Excellence through Insight award for “Highest Community Perception of Quality” by HealthStream. In addition, AAMC’s Spine Center was recognized for their overall inpatient satisfaction score. AAMC was awarded for making the commitment to measure and improve its brand and perception in the marketplace. Measuring consumer […]

Continue Reading

Anne Arundel Medical Center Recognizes The AAMC Auxiliary

Anne Arundel Medical Center Recognizes The AAMC Auxiliary

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

As part of its celebration of National Volunteer Week, which took place April 15-21, Anne Arundel Medical Center proudly honored the hundreds of volunteers that make up the AAMC Auxiliary with the Auxiliary Annual Recognition Luncheon on Tuesday, April 17.  National Volunteer Week was established to celebrate the profound impact volunteers make in their communities […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Breaks Ground On Hackerman-Patz House

AAMC Breaks Ground On Hackerman-Patz House

| April 22, 2012 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has broken ground on construction of the Hackerman-Patz House, a home-like lodging facility on the AAMC campus.  Meeting the needs of patients and their families traveling from far away to receive treatment, the building was made possible through the generosity of Willard Hackerman, president and CEO of Whiting Turner.  The […]

Continue Reading

Odenton Man Dies After Strange Incident

Odenton Man Dies After Strange Incident

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

On April 13th, 2012 at approximately 1950hrs, a patrol sergeant from the Western District was traveling in the area of Piney Orchard Parkway and Odenton Road when she observed a Black Jeep Cherokee in the southbound lane of Piney Orchard Parkway, stopped with the vehicles hazard lights flashing. In an attempt to determine if the […]

Continue Reading

AAMC Community Health Center Celebrates One Year Of Service

AAMC Community Health Center Celebrates One Year Of Service

| January 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

The AAMC Community Health Center has celebrated its first anniversary.  Providing low cost family medical care to the community, the AAMC Community Health Center, operated by Anne Arundel Medical Center, is a doctor’s office that cares for adults, seniors, children, and newborns who have difficulty paying fees at other offices. In its first year of […]

Continue Reading

Calling All Angels

Calling All Angels

| January 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Linda McCarthy, Visual Concepts Photography is looking for baby models ages 0 – 36 months to be considered for the 2013 L’il Angel Calendar.  The “L’il Angels” sessions and calendar sales raise funds for the AAMC Mother/Baby Unit and NICU.  No experience necessary…just lots of smiles and giggles! Sessions will be held on the following […]

Continue Reading

First Baby Of The New Year

First Baby Of The New Year

| January 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

While many of us were out celebrating last night, one family was busy bringing the first baby of 2012 to the Anne Arundel Medical Center The first baby delivered in 2012 is a baby boy, Senna Wilson Peria, son of Jodi Hickman and Sean Peria of Annapolis, MD.  He was delivered at 12:37 a.m. on […]

Continue Reading