A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of a Maryland cardiologist who implanted unnecessary heart stents in more than 100 patients.
A former hospital technician charged with stealing drugs and infecting patients with hepatitis C wants his trial delayed until at least next April, in part because the public defenders representing him say federal budget cuts will force them to take more than a dozen days off in the coming months.
The Senate gave unanimous preliminary approval to the bill to provide medical marijuana to qualified patients.
The Maryland General Assembly is poised for another landmark decision this session, giving patients access to marijuana.
Previous research has found that about 1 in 500 patients is aware or awake under general anesthesia.
A mysterious illness spreads through a Johns Hopkins facility, sending more than a dozen employees to the hospital.
A growing investigation and growing alarm over a doctor’s secret recordings of patients. As police work to sift through a huge number of images, lawsuits are now pending in the case.
Police say former patients of Dr. Nikita Levy were violated by their gynecologist with a video camera. The invasion of privacy could be worse than first reported. Numerous patients at Johns Hopkins may be victims and some of them are voicing disgust and outrage.
It’s a simple idea that could transform health care.
The panel that set rates for hospitals in Maryland has adopted a plan that keeps payments at a near-freeze level.
More trouble for a world-renowned cardiologist. Nearly two dozen additional lawsuits are filed against Dr. Mark Midei for allegedly implanting stents into patients who didn’t need them.
Mental health advocates and union officials are calling for changes at a Maryland state psychiatric hospital after one patient killed another at the facility.