Blog Posts in November, 2011

11.22.2011
Atlantic General Hospital Launches Electronic Medical Record in ER

Today marks a week since Atlantic General Hospital’s ER went live with Allscripts Sunrise Clinical Manager, the new electronic medical record for the hospital. Spirits are high at the organization because the transition from paper to computer ...

11.21.2011
New Nuclear Medicine Camera at AGH Allow for Faster Scans at Lower Doaes of Radioactive Tracer

Atlantic General Hospital’s Imaging Department is home to a new Symbia S HD detector, the latest in nuclear medicine technology that again makes AGH a leader in imaging services on the Shore. The new camera and accompanying software solution, ...

11.10.2011
Atlantic General Hospital Announces Commencement of East Entry Improvement Project

Atlantic General Hospital announced today that demolition of the east entry parking lot near the Outpatient Services entrance will begin on Monday, November 14. The activity marks the commencement of an improvement project that will include making ...

11.04.2011
Atlantic General Hospital and the University of Maryland Team up to Provide Series of Oral Cancer Screening Clinics

While some think it is rare, mouth cancer is newly diagnosed in roughly 100 individuals each day in the United States alone, and a person dies from oral cancer every hour. When found at early stages of development, oral cancers have an 80 to 90 ...