New Comprehensive Primary Care Facility Opens in Havre de Grace; Partnership between UM Upper Chesapeake Health and West Cecil

From University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health: Beacon Health Center, a new full-service health care facility for adults and children in Havre de Grace, began providing comprehensive primary care and related services to patients in early December. It was founded as a result of a collaborative planning effort between University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health […]

Harris, Rubio Fight to Prevent Taxpayer Bailout of Obamacare; Legislation Repeals Section of President Obama’s Health Care Law

From the office of Congressman Andy Harris: Congressman Andy Harris, M.D. (MD-01) and Senator Marco Rubio (FL) introduced the “Obamacare Taxpayer Bailout Prevention Act” in the House and Senate, which will repeal section 1342 of the President’s health care law to stop bailouts of insurance companies. Section 1342 of Obamacare allows the President to use […]

Harford County’s Food Facility Inspection Violations For November 2014

Each month the Harford County Health Department conducts routine inspections of 1,893 food service facilities (936 permanent food service facilities and 957 temporary food service facilities). Some pass, some fail. These are their stories… Below are all the critical health inspection violations for Harford County in November 2014: 7-Eleven Store #11614 911 Ontario Street Havre […]

Delivering Holiday Cheer to Upper Chesapeake Health Cancer LifeNet; Women In Defense Presents Record Check to Cancer LifeNet Team

From Women In Defense Mid-Atlantic Chapter: This fall, the Women In Defense (WID) Mid-Atlantic Chapter hosted its tenth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheon, benefiting the University of Maryland’s’ Upper Chesapeake Health Cancer LifeNet program. Featured speaker, Julie Chmura, challenged the defense community to simply donate five dollars, the average cost of a morning latte. WID […]

United Way of Central Maryland Delivers 300 Thanksgiving Dinners to Harford County Families

From United Way of Central Maryland: United Way of Central Maryland distributed 300 Thanksgiving dinners to low-income Harford County families as part of its 22nd annual Harvest of Plenty program. A total of 4,000 dinners were distributed across central Maryland. The Thanksgiving meals were distributed to pre-registered Harford County families at Bel Air United Methodist […]