Hospital Again Recognized by AHA as Fit-friendly Worksite
Incentive health programs decrease expenses, increase overall health of AAMC employees
Inclement Weather Update: Classes for March 3
Due to inclement weather, all AAMC classes and events for Monday, March 3 are cancelled. If you are scheduled for a birth and baby class, please call 443-481-6124 to inquire about the status.
Come to AAMC for Assistance Enrolling in Health Insurance
(February 28, 2014)—As open enrollment comes to an end March 31, Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) is offering state health insurance enrollment assistance services. Community members may come to AAMC for help understanding their options and enrolling in state health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act. AAMC assisters are available at the hospital …
Save a Million Hearts at Westfield Annapolis
Can you help us save a million hearts from heart attack and stroke? Join us for a special edition of AAMC docsTALK at Westfield Annapolis Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 6pm in the Crate & Barrel court. During this session, Drs. Briana Walton and John Martin will discuss a few commons myths and facts about heart …
Urgent Care on Kent Island becomes part of AAMC
As of Feb. 15, 2014, Urgent Care on Kent Island becomes part of Anne Arundel Medical Center. It is no longer managed by Johns Hopkins Community Physicians. The same physicians and care providers are providing care. Kent Island Urgent Care is a convenient, walk-in, solution to treat the whole family for health injuries or illnesses …
AAMC Oncology and Hematology Recognized by Prestigious Oncology Organization
AAMC Oncology and Hematology is one of six practices in MD to receive the certification since 2006
Inclement Weather Update, Thursday, February 13
Due to inclement weather, all AAMC classes and events for Thursday, February 13 are cancelled. If you are scheduled for a birth and baby class, please call 443-481-6124 to inquire about the status.
Join Us Wednesday Feb. 12 for Heart Health Talk
Part of the Energize at Westfield Health monthly education programs
Youth Coaches Free Dinner Seminar: Returning Athletes to Play After an Injury
Learn how to better prevent sports injuries, including concussions and knee injuries
Brady Joins Anne Arundel Medical Center Cardiology Staff
Dr. Brady is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and electrophysiology.
Free February Heart-Healthy Events
Cardiovascular disease mortality in Anne Arundel County higher than state, national average
Anne Arundel Medical Center to Acquire Johns Hopkins Community Physicians and Urgent Care on Kent Island
(January 20, 2014) —On February 15, 2014, the Johns Hopkins Community Physicians (JHCP) practice on Kent Island will become part of Anne Arundel Medical Center, which will operate the urgent care center and primary care practice located in the Kent Island Pavilion. The doctors and staff from JHCP will become employees of Anne Arundel Medical …
In 2013, AAMC actively began conversations within our community about Choosing Wisely®. We talked to our governing board, physician community, employees and health care consumers about how this national movement developed by the ABIM Foundation should spread to Maryland. Our efforts have been recognized by Consumer Reports, ABIM Foundation and other groups. What is Choosing …
Kilical Joins Anne Arundel Medical Group
(January 13, 2014)—Cardiologist and electrophysiologist, Baran Kilical, MD has joined Anne Arundel Medical Group (AAMG), a practice associated with Anne Arundel Medical Center. Dr. Kilical is a cardiac electrophysiologist, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of heart rhythm disorders. He provides cardiovascular medical management, implants pacemakers and defibrillators, and performs catheter ablations for the treatment …
Anne Arundel Medical Center Welcomes New Board Members
(January 9, 2014)—Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) Board of Trustees has named new officers and three new members for 2014. The new officers of the AAHS Board of Trustee are: Edward Gosselin, chair; Gary Jobson, vice chair; Leisa Russell, treasurer; and Maulik Joshi, Dr. PH, secretary. New additions to the Board of Trustees include: James …
Winter Conditions Increase Trips to the Pediatric Emergency Room
Five tips from the pediatric emergency team to keeps kids safe this winter
Young Adult Cardiac Support Group to Host National Speaker
Heart disease knows no age–learn how to become empowered by a life changing event.
Enter the “Guess the New Year’s Baby” Contest
Anne Arundel Medical Center’s “Guess the New Year’s Baby” contest will give you a chance to guess the gender and weight our first 2014 baby. The people who come closest to guessing correctly will be entered into a drawing to win a $100 gift card from Amazon.com. Cast your ballot at facebook.com/Anne ArundelMedicalCenter. Winners will …
New Year, New You!
Start the New Year right with these classes
Oh, GERD! How to Avoid Gastric Reflux During the Holidays
GERD Awareness Week November 24-30
Palliative Care: Top 5 Things to Know
This is National Hospice and Pallative Care month. Here are the Top 5 things you need to know about palliative care from Lou Lukas, MD, hospice and palliative medicine specialist at Anne Arundel Medical Center: 1. With a focus on symptom relief, palliative care is different from curative care—it’s treatment to help survive a disease. 2. Palliative care …
State and Local Leaders Herald Opening of AAMC Community Health Clinic
Ribbon-cutting Extols Best of Healthcare Reform
Free Flu Shots at Westfield Annapolis on Nov. 20
Energize Wellness Program to Inspire Healthy Living
Pillow Talk: Secrets of Sound Sleep November 14
Learn how to improve sleep habits and wake-up feeling refreshed and rested.
What Your Mother Never Told You: Learn about Pelvic Floor Disorders
Pelvic disorders impact approximately one in three women at some point during their lives
Get Happy with Puppies, Live Music & Laughter Yoga at docsTALK Oct. 24
docsTALK special program to cover happiness
AAMC Wellness Movement Expands To Westfield Annapolis
The hospital is launching a new indoor wellness program in partnership with Westfield Annapolis
AAMC Providing Assistance with Health Insurance Exchange
Community members may come to AAMC for help understanding their options and enroll in health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act.
AAMC, Johns Hopkins Hosting Odenton Family Wellness Day Oct. 12
Event takes place Saturday, Oct. 12 from 11am-2pm at the Odenton Medical Pavilion, 1106 Annapolis Road, Odenton
Three AAMC Doctors Among First Nationally Certified in Female Pelvic Medicine And Reconstructive Surgery
This achievement focuses on the surgical and non-surgical treatment of pelvic floor disorders
Anne Arundel Medical Center Named Among Top 50 Greenest Hospitals in the US
One of two Maryland hospitals given award by Becker’s Hospital Review
Are E-cigarettes a Good Way to Quit Smoking?
Run by batteries, e-cigarettes have a cartridge that holds nicotine, flavorings and other substances. A smoker puffs or inhales a nicotine vapor. E-cigarettes are often advertised as a way to smoke in places where smoking is banned. And their makers say the ingredients are safe. But when the FDA analyzed a small sample of cartridges …
Mayo Clinic Diet Workshop at AAMC – Starts September 10
No food group is completely off-limits—participants will develop a pattern of healthy eating for life.
AAMC Obtains National Accreditation
Breast Center lauded for outstanding patient-focused care
Anne Arundel Medical Center Adds Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Newman has a special interest in the treatment of gastrointestinal cancers.
FDA medical product recall: AAMC not affected
Anne Arundel Medical Center has never purchased products from this company.
Hoover Joins Anne Arundel Medical Center
Expertise in joint replacement surgery and total hip arthroplasty.
New Recommendation for Annual Lung Screenings of Longtime Smokers
AAMC Supports Recommendation
Maryland Hospitals Rank Among the Top in US for Surgery
Find out how Maryland hospitals fared in rankings for surgery
Edgewater, Md. Couple Makes Historic Commitment to Anne Arundel Medical Center
Unprecedented donation to advance patient care, education and innovation
Five Simple Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness
Emergency room sees spike in heat-related illnesses
AAMC Receives Delmarva Foundation 2013 Quality Excellence Award
Delmarva Foundation gives AAMC award for excelling in clinical quality improvement
AAMC Foundation Announces New Leadership
Lisa Hillman retires after 30 years
Annapolis YWCA Names Callanan TWIN Award Winner
Chosen for Her Contributions to Women’s Healthcare Services
Rahn Joins Anne Arundel Medical Center as Administrative Fellow
Rahn will Participate in Hospital Leadership
Substance Use Prevention Education
Pathways to provide prevention education for the community
Adrian Park, MD, to receive Lifetime Achievement Award
-2013 Honoree for Abdominal Wall Reconstruction-
Jerry Segal, MD, Appointed Medical Director of AAMC’s Heart Institute
Innovator in cardiology field with more than 25 issued patents for cardiovascular devices and numerous scholarly articles
AAMC to Host Cancer Survivors Day
Survivors, caregivers, family and friends invited to celebrate ‘Living Life in Full Bloom’
Nurses Select Physician of the Year
Bruce Bolten, MD, chosen as Outstanding Physician