Know the Different Types of Primary Care ProvidersFor the benefit of your overall health, it’s good to have one medical professional who knows about all aspects of your health history and care. This person can be a lifelong partner in your care so that medical conditions are caught early – or even prevented in the first place. That’s where a primary care physician, or PCP, comes in.
Lawsuit: Md. Doctor Unlawfully Worked In Hospital Using Numerous AliasesHow did a doctor with as many as 11 different aliases deliver babies, and perform surgeries for years---even after applying for federal help with a fake social security number?
Patients Sue Kaiser Permanente, Allege Doctor Assaulted ThemA class-action lawsuit has been filed in Maryland on behalf of women who allege that a former Kaiser Permanente doctor sexually assaulted them.
Doc Killed In Hospital Shooting Was Covering Shift As FavorA doctor disguised as one who would save lives came to the New York hospital that had spurned him only to try to destroy them instead, replacing his stethoscope and scalpel with an assault rifle, authorities say.
Doctor Who Shot 7 At NYC Hospital Had Made Threats To KillIt took two years, but Dr. Henry Bello made good on his threats.
Maryland Doctors Pays $450K to Resolve Medicaid Fraud CaseAuthorities say a Maryland doctor has paid $450,000 to the state to resolve allegations that she submitted false billing records to the Medicaid program.
Judge Sets $1M Bond for Doctor Accused of Human TraffickingA state judge has set bond at $1 million cash only for a Sioux Falls doctor accused of human trafficking.
Doc Pleads Guilty to Health Care Fraud in Federal Drug CaseA Maryland physician who fled to Panama amid allegations he over prescribed addictive painkillers has pleaded guilty to a federal charge of health-care fraud.
Doctor With Rape Conviction Settles Wrongful Death LawsuitA doctor who got a Maryland medical license despite his Florida rape conviction has settled a wrongful death lawsuit in Baltimore County.
Revoked Doctor Filing Court Appeal In Assisted Suicide CaseA Baltimore anesthesiologist who advised people on methods of suicide is appealing his Maryland medical license revocation.
Future Doctors Group Began At Broadneck HighPaxton Paganelli, 17, has always wanted to be a doctor. The Broadneck High School senior is applying to several pre-med track programs at top-ranked universities nationwide.
Md. Surgeon With Ebola Coming From Sierra Leone To US For CareA surgeon working in West Africa's Sierra Leone has been diagnosed with Ebola and will be flown to the United States for treatment on Saturday, according to a person in the federal government with direct knowledge of the case.
Report Blasts Md. Medical Board In Dando CaseThe inspector general of Maryland's public health agency is blasting the state medical board's decision to license a doctor in 1996 despite his conviction for raping a Florida woman at gunpoint 10 years earlier.
Bill Would Require Background Checks For Md. DoctorsMaryland doctors would undergo criminal background checks and be continuously monitored under legislation the state medical licensing board plans to propose next year.
U.S. Doctor Exposed To Ebola Virus Admitted To NIHAn American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital.