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Anne Arundel Medical Center Opens Mental Health Clinic

From Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis: According to the most recent community health needs assessment conducted by the Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition, more than half of the respondents cited mental health among the most concerning health issue facing the county.  In response, Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC) has opened an outpatient mental health clinic […]

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Al DeCesaris to Run 22 Miles a Day from Maine to Florida to Raise Money and Awareness for Sturge-Weber Syndrome

It seemed like a pretty out-there idea to ride a bicycle across the country in order to raise money for a rare disease. But local attorney Al DeCesaris did just that in 2013, riding from the Santa Monica Pier in California to Ocean City Maryland in about six weeks. He did it while raising both […]

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Incoming Seventh Grade Students Need Three New Vaccines. AA Health Providing Free Clinic

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health is providing free vaccination clinics around the County to help all students entering the seventh grade meet the new Maryland State requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. All students will be required to have had one Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough) vaccination and one MCV4 (meningococcal) vaccination upon […]

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County to Drop Raccoon Rabies Bait Vaccines by Chopper Starting Sept. 3

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will conduct the Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) Project, beginning Wednesday, September 3. Baits will be placed throughout Anne Arundel County to vaccinate raccoons against rabies. The project should be completed by September 30, weather permitting. The Baits… Contain liquid rabies vaccine. Will be placed in neighborhoods by […]

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SRYA Football Providing Free Baseline Screening for Concussionor

South River Youth Athletics (SRYA) Football has teamed with Head First to provide FREE Baseline Concussion testing for every football player in our program. Baseline Testing or ImPACT is a computerized exam utilized in many professional, collegiate, and high school sports programs across the country to successfully diagnose and manage concussions. If an athlete is […]

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BIZ NOTES: Dr. Kevin Clark Joins Pediatric Group in Davidsonville, Crofton and Severna Park

The Pediatric Group, with offices in Crofton, Davidsonville and Severna Park, Maryland, is pleased to announce that Kevin Clark, MD has joined the practice partnership. Dr. Clark is a 1988 graduate of Murray State University. He obtained his medical degree in 1992 from University of Kentucky College of Medicine as a Dean’s Scholar, and was […]

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