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11.21.2016
OCEAN PINES LADIES AND MENS GOLF ASSOCIATIONS DONATE TO ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL

Berlin, Md. – On Tuesday, October 4, the Ocean Pines Ladies Golf Association held their Annual Pink Lady Golf Tournament at the Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club to raise money to help provide mammogram screenings through the Eunice Q. Sorin ...

11.18.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE NEW LOCATION OF ATLANTIC GENERAL WOMEN'S HEALTH IN WEST OCEAN CITY

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System is pleased to announce that the Gynecologists and Nurse Practitioners at Atlantic General Women’s Health in Ocean Pines will be moving to the new Atlantic General Women’s ...

11.18.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL ANNOUNCES EDUCATION CALENDAR FOR DECEMBER 2016

Sunday, December 4, 2016 Alcoholics Anonymous Support Group 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Atlantic General Hospital, Conference Room 2 Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other ...

11.18.2016
NEW REGIONAL CANCER CARE CENTER FOR WORCESTER COUNTY NAMED IN HONOR OF JOHN H. "JACK" BURBAGE, JR.

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital Foundation unveiled the name of the hospital’s new cancer center at the Foundation’s annual Thanks for Giving event on Wednesday. Michelle Fager, co-chair of the Atlantic General Campaign for ...

11.15.2016
GOVERNOR HOGAN PROCLAIMS NOVEMBER 17TH AS RURAL HEALTH DAY IN MARYLAND

Berlin, Md. – This week Atlantic General Hospital will join Governor Hogan in honoring November 17, 2016 as National Rural Health Day. National Rural Health Day provides our organization and our region the opportunity to recognize the ...

11.15.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM WELCOMES NEW PROVIDER TO THE OFFICES OF ATLANTIC GENERAL WOMEN'S HEALTH

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System is pleased to announce that Kevin J. Lee, MD, MSPH, FACOG, will be joining the Atlantic General Women’s Health team at the new Atlantic General Women’s Health Center located ...

11.10.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL CELEBRATES NURSE PRACTITIONER WEEK

Berlin, Md. – The role of the nurse practitioner (NP) will be showcased November 13 - 19, 2016, as NPs across the country celebrate more than 50 years of practice during National NP Week. In the United States, this distinguished group of health ...

11.09.2016
Perioperative Nurse Week

We as perioperative nurses at Atlantic General Hospital want to let you know that we are working hard to protect you - our patients - when you are most vulnerable. Perioperative registered nurses provide specialized nursing care to surgical patients ...

11.03.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL TO OFFER TAI CHI

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital is continuing its offering of Tai Chi for Diabetes starting with a new session beginning November 9. Studies have shown that Tai Chi exercise stabilizes blood sugar. The “moving meditation” ...

11.01.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL TO OFFER FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS AT ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital has partnered with St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Pocomoke to offer free health screenings to members of the community on November 12, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The free health screenings ...

11.01.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION RECEIVES DONATION FROM WILDE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Berlin, Md. – The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation recently received a generous donation of $50,000 to be used for the programs and services offered by the hospital, as well as toward the Campaign for the Future, its $10 million ...

10.28.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES CO-CHAIRS FOR ITS CAMPAIGN FOR THE FUTURE

Berlin, Md. – The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation is thrilled to announce that John "Jack" H. Burbage, Jr. and Michelle Fager will be co-chairs of the $10 million Campaign for the Future. Jack Burbage is a resident of Berlin, MD, ...

10.14.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL ANNOUNCES EDUCATION CALENDAR FOR NOVEMBER 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 AGH Hypertension Clinic 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Rite Aid, Selbyville, Del. Free blood pressure screening and health information. For more information, contact Dawn Denton at 410-641-9268. AGH Hypertension Clinic 1:00 PM - 3:00 ...

10.06.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL JUNIOR AUXILIARY GROUP TO HOST EVENT AT CASINO DOWNS

Berlin, Md. – The Atlantic General Hospital Junior Auxiliary Group is set to host a Wine Pairing Dinner benefitting Atlantic General Hospital on Thursday, October 27, 2016. The dinner will include four exclusive courses with select wine ...

10.05.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION'S FALL GOLF CLASSIC A GREAT SUCCESS

The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation held its 23rd Annual Fall Golf Classic on Thursday, September 22nd at Ocean City Golf Club. Renamed this year in honor of the late Robert E. Warfield, Sr., the tournament was enjoyed by more than 220 golfers ...

09.21.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION RECEIVES DONATION FROM OCEAN CITY/BERLIN ROTARY CLUB

Berlin, Md. – The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation was recently presented a check for $5,000 from the Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club in support of Atlantic General Hospital's Campaign for the Future. The funds raised during the ...

09.19.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION PRESENTS FREE WORKSHOP

Berlin, Md. – The Atlantic General Hospital Foundation presents "Protecting You and Your Assets from the Effects of Long Term Care" with Michael Lecompte of MA Lecompte, Inc. This free, community workshop will provide valuable ...

09.07.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SYSTEM WELCOMES NEW PROVIDER TO THE OFFICES OF ATLANTIC GENERAL SURGICAL ASSOCIATES

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System is pleased to announce that Xin Zhong, MD will be joining the Atlantic General Surgical Associates team in Berlin, Md. at 10231 Old Ocean City Blvd., Suite 207 in the James G. Barrett ...

09.02.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL NAMED 2016 MOST WIRED HOSPITAL

Most Wired Hospitals Use Technology for a Better Patient Experience Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital is among just six percent of hospitals nationwide to receive the 2016 Most Wired Hospital distinction, bestowed by the American Hospital ...

08.26.2016
AGH CELEBRATES EXTRAORDINARY NURSING WITH THE 4th QUARTER DAISY AWARD

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital awarded the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to Mary Wilgus, RN at a recent presentation. Wilgus has worked with Atlantic General Hospital for over nine years. She supports the hospital in caring for ...

07.15.2016
AGH Celebrates Extraordinary Nursing with the 3rd Quarter Daisy Award

Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital awarded the DAISY Award for excellence in nursing to Patty Tull, RN at a recent presentation. Tull currently works in Surgical Services and has worked at Atlantic General Hospital since 2006. Winning the ...

07.15.2016
Atlantic General Announces Education Calendar for August 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016 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, ...

06.28.2016
Linda Corrigan, MHE, RHIT, CTR, Installed as President of the National Cancer Registrars Association

Alexandria, VA — Linda Corrigan, MHE, RHIT, CTR, was installed as the president of the National Cancer Registrars Association (NCRA) at its Annual Educational Conference in Las Vegas, NV, on April 13, 2016. NCRA is a non-profit organization ...

06.21.2016
Atlantic General Hospital Honored for Worksite Wellness Achievements

Berlin, Md. - On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary for Health and Mental Hygiene, presented a Gold Wellness at Work award to Atlantic General Hospital in recognition of their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. The Wellness ...

05.18.2016
ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL WOUND CARE CENTER RECOGNIZED WITH NATIONAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN WOUND HEALING

For Immediate Release… ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL WOUND CARE CENTER RECOGNIZED WITH NATIONAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN WOUND HEALING Berlin, Md. – Atlantic General Hospital physicians, leaders, and clinicians gathered Tuesday to celebrate ...