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.
He’s accused of exposing nearly 2,000 patients to hepatitis, including several in Maryland. Now a new report details how a healthcare worker lied to keep working at hospitals in eight different states.
Changes are likely coming after authorities find a former Maryland hospital worker infects almost half a dozen patients in the state with hepatitis C.
Frederick County Emergency Services says an auto shop worker in Brunswick is dead from a workplace incident.
A traveling hospital worker accused of stealing drugs and infecting patients with hepatitis C through contaminated syringes pleaded not guilty to the charges in federal court on Monday.
A hospital records worker who let others access patient information has been sentenced to time served and six months home detention.
The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says it’s investigating a discovery of human bones near Frederick.
A Jamaican national has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for the sexual abuse of a minor while on the cruise ship where he worked.
A Metro transit employee has been struck by a train at a rail yard in suburban Maryland.
Maryland Occupational Safety and Health officials say they’re investigating the death of a young man who fell from a utility vehicle at a minor-league baseball stadium in Hagerstown.
Takoma Park police have identified a worker electrocuted while trimming branches from a storm damaged tree.
A string of sabotage incidents began after 45,000 Verizon workers went on strike two weeks ago.