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AAMC receives quality improvement award

AAMC receives quality improvement award

| September 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC)  recently received the 2014 Delmarva Foundation Excellence Award for its quality improvement efforts. The honor was awarded to two dozen individual Maryland hospitals that excel in patient safety and quality improvement. To receive the award from Delmarva Foundation for Medical Care and the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Maryland, the […]

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Neuman Prepares To Terminate Ambulance Billing Contractor

Neuman Prepares To Terminate Ambulance Billing Contractor

| January 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman today announced the results of an audit of Xerox State & Local Solutions, Inc., the medical billing company the County has had a contract with since 2009 to collect fees for ambulance transport services.  By County regulation, the fee for County citizens is limited to the amount paid by […]

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Police Issue Warning On Violent Phone Threats

Police Issue Warning On Violent Phone Threats

| April 30, 2013 | 2 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Department would like to make its citizens aware of a phone scheme and provide tips to avoid becoming a victim. During the past week, the agency has been made aware of several incidents involving telephone harassment and threats being made during phone calls to residents in Anne Arundel County. The […]

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AAMC Named As Accountable Care Organization By Medicare

AAMC Named As Accountable Care Organization By Medicare

| January 20, 2013 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center has been selected as one of 106 new Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in Medicare, ensuring as many as 4 million Medicare beneficiaries across the United States now have access to high-quality, coordinated care, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced earlier this month. Doctors and health care providers can […]

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Senior Scam Alert

Senior Scam Alert

| January 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, the county Department of Aging and Disabilities received a call from a Medicare Beneficiary in Gambrills. On Monday she said she received a call from a company identifying themselves as SMG . The number on the caller ID was unavailable. They told her that Medicare was issuing new cards and that […]

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