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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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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.2/23/2017 1:30 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/breastfeeding-clinic
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.2/23/2017 3:30 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/breastfeeding-clinic
This class is designed to prepare parents for a successful breastfeeding experience.2/23/2017 7:00 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/healthy-families/breastfeeding-2017
This class has a $28 fee; a $15 gift card will be given to those who successfully complete the program. The class is for those living with or at risk for a chronic condition such as heart disease, diabetes, cancer, obesity, depression, chronic pain, arthritis, lung disease and any other health concerns.2/24/2017 10:00 amhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/journey-to-better-health/living-well
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.2/24/2017 1:00 pmhttp://events.hcgh.hopkinsmedicine.org/event/diabetes/healthy-mom-healthy-baby-managing-gestational-diabetes