Blog Posts in November, 2014

11.25.2014
Atlantic General Hospital Honored with Quality Achievement Award for Stroke Care

Berlin, Md.– Atlantic General Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines ® -Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke ...

11.19.2014
Atlantic General Hospital Earns 'Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®' Recognition from The Joint Commission

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital announced today it has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures ® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. Atlantic ...

11.14.2014
Atlantic General Announces Education Calendar for December 2014

Monday, December 1, 2014 AGH Hypertension Clinic 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Apple Drug, Berlin, Md. Free blood pressure screening and health information. Contact Dawn Denton at 410-641-9268. AGH Hypertension Clinic 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Walgreens, Ocean Pines, ...

11.13.2014
AGH Penguin Swim 2015 Approaching

Penguins are encouraged to come wearing costumes for Best Costume Contests. Special recognition awards will be given to Oldest and Youngest Penguins. 1 st, 2 nd, and 3 rd place trophies will be awarded to those who raise the most money in divisions ...

11.13.2014
Atlantic General Hospital and Health System Joins Delmarva Health Network and Beebe Healthcare to Improve Quality and Lower Cost

“Delmarva Health Network is about transforming the way care is designed and delivered,” says Dr. Jeffrey J. Heckert, M.D, CPE, FAAFP and chairman of the Board of Delmarva Health Network. “We can integrate communication across more ...

11.12.2014
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL CANCER CARE PROGRAM RECOGNIZED

From left: Radiation oncologist Manoj Jain, MD; Irene White, director of oncology services at Atlantic General Hospital; Arlene Schneider, senior representative for the South Atlantic Division of the American Cancer Society; Nancy Helgeson, ...

11.10.2014
Atlantic General Hospital celebrates National Nurse Practitioner Week Nov 9-15

Berlin, Md. - As newly insured patients seek access to health care, it is important that the public be aware that there are more than 192,000 nurse practitioners (NPs) in the United States who provide high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive, ...

11.06.2014
Atlantic General Hospital Earns 2014 National Research Corporation Path to Excellence Award for its Commitment to Improving the Patient Experience

Berlin, Md. – National Research Corporation, has selected Atlantic General Hospital of Berlin, Md., as a recipient of its 2014 Path to Excellence award. Atlantic General Hospital was recognized at the 20 th Annual NRC Picker Patient-Centered ...

11.05.2014
OCEAN PINES LADIES GOLF ASSOCIATION MAKES DONATION TO AGH

Caption: From left, Donna Pellinger, Atlantic General Hospital Development Officer, Janet Stoer, OPLGA Pink Lady Chair, and Pink Lady committee members Diana Earhart and Natalie Fenwick. Berlin, Md. – On Tuesday, October 7, the Ocean Pines ...