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Johns Hopkins Center for Sleep Opens at HCGH

Sleep Center

For Immediate Release                
Contact: Sharon Sopp, 410.740.7646,
November 12, 2013

Columbia, MD – Howard County General Hospital (HCGH): A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine (HCGH) is pleased to announce the opening of the Johns Hopkins Center for Sleep at HCGH. While the hospital has had a sleep facility for several years, the Center now offers both an inpatient unit and an outpatient clinic, including consultations with a variety of Johns Hopkins specialists.

The center is directed by Johns Hopkins sleep specialists Charlene Gamaldo, M.D., and Rachael Salas, M.D. Other Johns Hopkins specialists comprise the treatment team, including: neurology, pulmonology, and psychiatry/behavioral sciences. The center treats a full range of sleep disorders and patients of all ages. The center employs new research and technologies for diagnosing and monitoring patients, including take home technologies.

Appointments: 1-800-WESLEEP

About Howard County General Hospital

Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine is a not-for-profit health care provider with 253 licensed beds located in Columbia, Maryland. A comprehensive, acute-care medical center, Howard County General offers a full range of services, from neonatal care and oncology to outpatient treatment and critical care.

The hospital has a professional staff of nearly 900 physicians and allied health professionals, representing more than 90 specialties and subspecialties; a workforce of more than 1,700 individuals and more than 440 volunteers.