Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants to build a new, $300 million hospital to replace the city-owned hospital east of the Anacostia River.
Attorney General Eric Holder was hospitalized for several hours Thursday after experiencing faintness and shortness of breath at work, the Justice Department said.
A hospital in Henrico County temporary closed its emergency room after staff discovered a patient had bedbugs.
A state psychiatric hospital patient in Cumberland is moving to more secure surroundings after he was ruled incompetent to stand trial for allegedly stabbing a nurse in the head with a metal spike.
Prince George’s County Police say a man who allegedly drove toward an off-duty U.S. Park police officer has been charged with attempted second-degree murder.
Maryland has submitted a plan to the federal government to modernize the state’s all-payer rate setting system for hospital services, Gov. Martin O’Malley announced Friday.
The Prince George’s County Council is expected to approve spending millions to cover the debt of hospital operator Dimensions Healthcare Systems as the company seeks to build a $645 million regional hospital.
The $645 million facility on 70 acres of county-owned land near a Metro station would replace the financially troubled Prince George’s Hospital Center in Cheverly.
Washington Nationals pitching coach Steve McCatty was taken to a hospital Sunday to treat an irregular heartbeat and high blood pressure.