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Welcome to Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. Howard County General Hospital has been serving our community since July 1973. Our mission, "Provide the highest quality care to improve the health of our entire community through innovation, collaboration, service excellence, diversity, and a commitment to patient safety" is carried through in all that we do.
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Events of Howard County General Hospital
This free screening includes blood glucose check, blood pressure measurement, stroke risk assessment, weight risk assessment, prediabetes risk assessment, education on healthy lifestyle choices and more. In addition, our behavioral health expert will provide information on stress management, anxiety, and depression.3/29/2017 9:00 amhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/health-screenings/wellness-screening-for-your-health
This class is designed to prepare parents for a successful breastfeeding experience.3/29/2017 7:00 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/breastfeeding-2017
This 8-week support group is for first time, post-natal mothers who delivered their baby at Howard County General Hospital. Space is limited and registration is required. This is not a drop-in program.3/30/2017 11:00 amhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/hcgh-new-moms-support-group
This specialized program for women diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy provides expectant mothers with education and support in managing this condition throughout the pregnancy.3/30/2017 1:00 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/diabetes/healthy-mom-healthy-baby-managing-gestational-diabetes
Our Certified Lactation Consultants provide skill, expertise, and understanding in helping new parents and babies address breastfeeding challenges. For more information, please call 443-718-2418 or 410-740-7830. For a same day appointment, call to register. Your insurance company might pay for this program, contact them for information.3/30/2017 1:30 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/breastfeeding-clinic