Blog Posts in January, 2013

01.28.2013
Agh Launches Electronic Medical Record

A year after beginning the project, Atlantic General Hospital is ready to launch PERKS, or the Patient Electronic Record-Keeping Service. The new system, which is scheduled to go live January 28, digitally links all documentation and physician orders ...

01.28.2013
Atlantic General Hospital Launches Electronic Medical Record

New system improves efficiency and patient safety A year after beginning the project, Atlantic General Hospital has launched PERKS, or the Patient Electronic Record-Keeping Service. The new system, which went live today, digitally links all ...

01.28.2013
Atlantic General Hospital Vascular Laboratory Receives Vascular Testing Accreditation

Cardiovascular diseases are the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. On average, one American dies every 39 seconds of cardiovascular disease – disorders of the heart and blood vessels. Stroke, a disorder of the blood supply to the brain, ...

01.11.2013
Atlantic General Hospital And Health System Announces Suggested Guidelines For Visitors

Guidelines released in light of Flu Epidemic In an effort to protect the community against the spread of seasonal flu, Atlantic General Hospital and Health System announced today a set of suggested guidelines for visitors to the hospital. The ...

01.11.2013
Agh Installs New Patient Multimedia Center Installed In All Hospital Rooms

This past fall, as part of a hospital-wide update of all inpatient rooms, Atlantic General Hospital installed new multimedia units that allow patients to watch television, make phone calls, and surf the web all on one machine. The units were made ...

01.04.2013
Oc Tanger Outlets Makes Donation To Atlantic General Hospital'S Eunice Q. Sorin Women'S Diagnostic Center

Berlin, Md. – The Tanger Outlet Center in Ocean City, Md., donated $1,472.06 to the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center, for the battle against breast cancer. “Tanger is committed to supporting breast cancer research” ...

01.04.2013
New Year'S Day Welcomed With A Splash During 19Th Annual Penguin Swim

Average individuals weren’t the only penguins to jump into the Atlantic in Ocean City on New Year’s Day. Captain America, Elvis, a Na'vi clansman, Sherman the Shorebird, a bull and several princesses were also in attendance at the ...