Shore Health celebrates service award recipients

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health recognized the loyalty, dedication and service of 367 team members at the annual service recognition lunch and dinner celebrations, held Oct. 10 and 11, at The Milestone in Easton. Team members who had reached their 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th and 45th years of service, along with […]

Stroke support groups help survivors

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s Mid-Shore Stroke Support Group met Dec. 5, to enjoy a holiday luncheon, talk about why they are thankful and exchange gifts. Dr. M. Walid Kamsheh, director, Primary Stroke Center at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton, also stopped by to spend time with the group. The Mid-Shore […]

ACE offers training for Mid Shore educators

EASTON — Along with Maryland’s ACE Interface Cohort, For All Seasons and CASA of the Mid-Shore are partnering to train residents on the Mid Shore about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in hopes of helping communities to understand how trauma in young children may affect their physical, emotional, and mental health later in life. The trainings […]

Shore Leadership improv class is Nov. 21

EASTON — On Nov. 21, Shore Leadership is hosting an evening of networking and “fun-raising” for alumni and anyone interested in how to be a more effective leader. The program “Leader Development through Improv” will be held at Channel Marker, 8865 Glebe Drive in Easton. The evening begins with happy hour at 6:30 p.m. and […]

Program will host informative ‘Tea Times’

EASTON — November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, and Lakshmi Vaidyanathan, MD, wants community members to know that anyone facing a chronic, serious illness can benefit from palliative care. Dr. Vaidyanathan, medical director, UM Shore Regional Palliative Care Program at UM Shore Regional Health; Madeline Steffens, Palliative Care Program coordinator; and Palliative Care […]

UM SRH Hospitals get Magnet designation

EASTON — UM Shore Regional Health’s three hospitals – Shore Medical Centers at Chestertown, Dorchester and Easton – were notified on Sept. 19, they received Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Dorchester and Easton hospitals first earned recognition as Magnet® hospitals in 2009 and were re-designated in 2014. Shore Medical Center […]

Fresh Start donates to St. Vincent de Paul

EASTON — Although it no longer operates as an addiction recovery facility, Fresh Start founder Tori Brummell wants to see the good works she started in March of 2008 continue. Fresh Start was a nonprofit transitional supportive housing program for people recovering from substance abuse addiction. “When we closed our doors, we had funds remaining […]

For All Seasons at ‘Dare to Lead’

EASTON — In June, Beth Anne Langrell, executive director of For All Seasons, and Lesa Lee, For All Seasons clinical director, attended Brené Brown’s Dare to Lead™ facilitator certification in San Antonio Texas. Ms. Brown, a research professor at the University of Houston has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy […]

Delice speaks about Turkish-Syrian fight

CAMBRIDGE — “A professor came in and spoke to me,” restaurant owner Adam Delice said, remembering how the man criticized recent actions by Turkey, Mr. Delice’s home country. “I was very upset.” He recalled the discussion while sitting in the Cambridge Diner, one of five eateries he owns — another in Easton, and three in […]

Health system supports Go Purple campaign

EASTON — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health team members, systemwide, wore purple on Sept. 6, in support of monthlong Go Purple campaigns in the health care system’s service area, which includes Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot counties. Team members wore purple and posed for photos at the health care system’s three hospitals […]