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10.31.2017
Continuing the Conversation - Dusk Event

On November 2, Hospice of Frederick County and Maryland Ensemble Theater (MET) will present a special production of the thought-provoking play Dusk at Hood College. According to Hospice’s Executive Director Carlos Graveran, the production ...

10.30.2017
Write It Down

Did you know that 90% of people say that talking about end-of-life care with their loved ones is important, yet only 27% have actually had that conversation? Or that 80% of people say that talking to their doctor about the care they want if they ...

06.06.2017
Making Tough Choices - June 28th Community Event

Join Monocacy Health Partners and Parkview Medical Group for their upcoming community event, Making Tough Choices. This event is focused on making choices related to Palliative Care, Hospice Care, and Advance Directives. Event: Making Tough Choices ...

04.13.2017
Support National Healthcare Decisions Day and Advance Healthcare Planning

Each year, National Healthcare Decisions Day helps to raise awareness of the value of advance healthcare planning. Frederick Memorial Hospital is joining healthcare organizations across the country to educate the public and providers about the ...

11.16.2017
A Guide to Lung Cancer Screening

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in both men and women, according to the American Cancer Society. Every year, more people die from lung cancer than of colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined. The ...

11.09.2017
MHP Oncology Care Consultants Receives Recognition for High-Quality Cancer Care from Largest Oncology Society in United States

Monocacy Health Partners Oncology Care Consultants has been recognized by the QOPI ® Certification Program (QCP™), an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO ® ), as successfully completing a three-year ...

10.27.2017
National Radiologic Technology Week 2017

Frederick Regional Health System is celebrating National Rad Tech week and we’d like to thank our Radiologic Technologists for the vital service they provide to our community! On any given day, thousands of people across the country undergo ...

10.26.2017
Monocacy Health Partners Center for Breast Care Welcomes New Physician

Monocacy Health Partners Center for Breast Care —a local leader in providing total care, not just for the breast cancer patient under active treatment, but for women who’ve completed treatment and those at high risk for developing breast ...

09.06.2017
Thank you, Shaina! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winner.

Congratulations to Shaina, a recipient of our Patient Safety Hero Award! Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and Shaina’s concern for her patients and consistent efforts to assure patient safety, demonstrate her ...

09.06.2017
Thank You, Dottie! Patient & Family Centered Care Award Winner.

Congratulations to Dottie, a recipient of our Patient & Family Centered Care Award! This award is an opportunity for our patients and their families to honor a staff member of Frederick Memorial Hospital who displays dedication and commitment to ...

05.31.2017
Thank You, Vickie! - Patient & Family Centered Care Award Winner

Congratulations to Vickie, a recipient of our Patient & Family Centered Care Award! This award is an opportunity for our patients and their families to honor a staff member of Frederick Memorial Hospital who displays dedication and commitment to ...

05.25.2017
Thank you, Karen! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winner

Congratulations to Karen, a recipient of our Patient Safety Hero Award! Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and Karen’s concern for her patients and consistent efforts to assure patient safety, demonstrate her ...

07.05.2017
Ceresville Mansion Donates $10,000 to Frederick Memorial Hospital

Featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; Tom Heilman, Owner & Executive Chef, Ceresville Mansion; Phil Hoagland, President & Owner, Ceresville Mansion; and Robin Rose, Vice President ...

06.01.2017
Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal Makes $10,000 Donation

Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; J. David Hesse, V.P. Maryland Division, Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal; Dr. Greg Rausch, Chair, FMH Development Council; and ...

06.01.2017
Werres Corporation donates Custom Pallet Truck to Frederick Memorial Hospital on behalf of Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund

Pictured: [Left to Right] Keith Burlingame, President, Werres Corporation; Curtis Jones, Receiving Clerk, Frederick Memorial Hospital; Patty Hurwitz, Co-Founder, Hurwitz Breast Cancer Fund; and Robin Rose, V.P. & Chief Development Officer, ...

05.22.2017
Nymeo Federal Credit Union Donates $5,000 to Frederick Memorial Hospital

Featured from left to right: Robin Rose, V.P. & Chief Development Officer, Frederick Memorial Hospital; Kristina Morgan, Chief Operations Officer, Nymeo Federal Credit Union; and Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health ...

03.29.2017
Time-Lapse Camera Shows Progress of James M Stockman Cancer Institute

Frederick Regional Health System ’s time-lapse camera at the site of the new James M. Stockman Cancer Institute on the hospital’s Rose Hill campus is now live online. Gilbane Building Company, the company hired to build the Institute, ...

09.14.2016
FMH Rose Hill Construction Update

Due to the construction project at FMH Rose Hill, the main traffic light entrance into the parking lot from Opposumtown Pike will be closed down for approximately two weeks beginning on Thursday, September 15. All patients, visitors and staff can ...

03.15.2016
A Helping Hand from the FMH Auxiliary

The FMH Auxiliary has made a five year, $1 million pledge in support of the James M. Stockman Cancer Institute. The volunteers of the FMH Auxiliary bring warmth, comfort and hospitality to our patients, visitors, and staff every day. In addition, ...

09.03.2015
FMH Entrances & Construction Update

We’re pleased to announce that our new lobby is officially open! The information below explains the locations and hours of the hospital entrances, with the recommended use for each, so that patients and visitors can enter the hospital at the ...

07.05.2017
Ceresville Mansion Donates $10,000 to Frederick Memorial Hospital

Featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; Tom Heilman, Owner & Executive Chef, Ceresville Mansion; Phil Hoagland, President & Owner, Ceresville Mansion; and Robin Rose, Vice President ...

06.12.2017
Gilbane Building Co. Donates $40,000 to Frederick Memorial Hospital

Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Robin Rose, V.P. & Chief Development Officer, Frederick Memorial Hospital; Paul Choquette III, Senior V.P., Gilbane Building Company; Gary Orton, V.P., Director of Healthcare Mid Atlantic, Gilbane ...

06.01.2017
Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal Makes $10,000 Donation

Check Presentation, featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; J. David Hesse, V.P. Maryland Division, Kalkreuth Roofing & Sheet Metal; Dr. Greg Rausch, Chair, FMH Development Council; and ...

05.22.2017
Nymeo Federal Credit Union Donates $5,000 to Frederick Memorial Hospital

Featured from left to right: Robin Rose, V.P. & Chief Development Officer, Frederick Memorial Hospital; Kristina Morgan, Chief Operations Officer, Nymeo Federal Credit Union; and Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health ...

10.30.2017
"I wish I could take you with me to the grocery store!"

Frederick Memorial Hospital (FMH) dietitian Emily Spear provides nutritional consultations to patients who have recently left the hospital following treatment for conditions such as diabetes or a heart attack. Making healthier food choices goes a ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

09.05.2017
Lunchbox 101: School Lunches that Pack a Punch (of Nutrition)

As your family launches into a new school year, there’s a new task to consider: packing lunch. The ingredients in your child’s lunchbox can help determine their success in the classroom. Starting the school day with a healthy breakfast ...

06.30.2017
7 Tips For Hosting a Healthy Summer Barbecue

When someone mentions BBQ, what comes to mind? Hot dogs, hamburgers, barbecue chicken, and corn on the cob, right? Everyone loves to spend some time firing up the grill around friends and family this time of year, but not everyone loves what the ...

11.13.2017
Emergency Response Drill

Frederick Memorial Hospital, the Health Department, and local emergency responders are working together to conduct our annual full-scale Ebola Team exercise on November 14. The drill will begin at FMH Crestwood at approximately 8 a.m. You may see ...

10.31.2017
Continuing the Conversation - Dusk Event

On November 2, Hospice of Frederick County and Maryland Ensemble Theater (MET) will present a special production of the thought-provoking play Dusk at Hood College. According to Hospice’s Executive Director Carlos Graveran, the production ...

10.30.2017
Write It Down

Did you know that 90% of people say that talking about end-of-life care with their loved ones is important, yet only 27% have actually had that conversation? Or that 80% of people say that talking to their doctor about the care they want if they ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

11.16.2017
Don't Let Your Bladder Be the One In Charge

Urinary incontinence and pelvic discomfort can be an embarrassing and difficult health problem for women. At least 25% of American women report urinary leakage or pelvic discomfort, according to the National Association for Continence. These issues ...

09.29.2017
Fall Prevention: How To Prevent Falls (And What To Do In Case Of A Fall)

One of every four Americans over the age of 65 falls every year, according to the National Council on Aging (NCOA). Additionally, falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans. The 10 th annual Falls Prevention ...

06.23.2017
Richard Witthaus: Fighting Back from Heart Attack

At 48 years old, Richard Witthaus knew that he’d put on some weight but, other than that, he considered himself fairly healthy. He didn’t smoke, enjoyed the vigorous pursuit of bow hunting, worked hard, and enjoyed life. One evening, ...

06.13.2017
5 Tips for Beating the Summer Heat

Ah, childhood summers—where the days never seemed to end and we’d spend them playing outside with our friends from sunup to sundown. Although our parents may have urged us to stay hydrated, chances are we weren’t too concerned about ...

10.31.2017
Take Control of Stress and Live a Healthier Life

It’s that time of year again where the air turns crisp, the sun disappears quickly, and the added stress of the holidays can start to loom over us. November 1 is National Stress Awareness Day, and it’s a great time to educate yourself on ...

08.29.2017
5 Tips to Reset Your Child's Sleep Schedule

For many families, summer brings more flexible schedules that are often woven around picnics, ball games, vacations, and other fun activities. Traveling, staying up late, and getting out of the “school routine” means bedtimes and wake-up ...

08.29.2017
6 Tips for a Healthy, Happy School Year

The days are getting shorter, there’s a slight chill in the air, and soon the school buses will be out in full force as the kids make their way back to the classroom. Whether your child is starting their first year of school or they’re ...

08.17.2017
Tips for Safe and Happy Swimming

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s time for trips to the beach and afternoons spent outside by the pool. There’s nothing like getting away for a warm and sunny vacation this time of year, but with that comes the need to practice ...

10.30.2017
"I wish I could take you with me to the grocery store!"

Frederick Memorial Hospital (FMH) dietitian Emily Spear provides nutritional consultations to patients who have recently left the hospital following treatment for conditions such as diabetes or a heart attack. Making healthier food choices goes a ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

09.05.2017
Lunchbox 101: School Lunches that Pack a Punch (of Nutrition)

As your family launches into a new school year, there’s a new task to consider: packing lunch. The ingredients in your child’s lunchbox can help determine their success in the classroom. Starting the school day with a healthy breakfast ...

08.29.2017
6 Tips for a Healthy, Happy School Year

The days are getting shorter, there’s a slight chill in the air, and soon the school buses will be out in full force as the kids make their way back to the classroom. Whether your child is starting their first year of school or they’re ...

10.30.2017
"I wish I could take you with me to the grocery store!"

Frederick Memorial Hospital (FMH) dietitian Emily Spear provides nutritional consultations to patients who have recently left the hospital following treatment for conditions such as diabetes or a heart attack. Making healthier food choices goes a ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

09.05.2017
Lunchbox 101: School Lunches that Pack a Punch (of Nutrition)

As your family launches into a new school year, there’s a new task to consider: packing lunch. The ingredients in your child’s lunchbox can help determine their success in the classroom. Starting the school day with a healthy breakfast ...

08.29.2017
6 Tips for a Healthy, Happy School Year

The days are getting shorter, there’s a slight chill in the air, and soon the school buses will be out in full force as the kids make their way back to the classroom. Whether your child is starting their first year of school or they’re ...

11.09.2017
MHP Oncology Care Consultants Receives Recognition for High-Quality Cancer Care from Largest Oncology Society in United States

Monocacy Health Partners Oncology Care Consultants has been recognized by the QOPI ® Certification Program (QCP™), an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO ® ), as successfully completing a three-year ...

10.27.2017
National Radiologic Technology Week 2017

Frederick Regional Health System is celebrating National Rad Tech week and we’d like to thank our Radiologic Technologists for the vital service they provide to our community! On any given day, thousands of people across the country undergo ...

08.18.2017
Viewing Safety for the Total Solar Eclipse

On August 21, over 300 million people in the United States may be able to watch a total solar eclipse. If you’re interested in checking out this solar event, we want to make sure you do so safely. Staring directly at the Sun without eye ...

08.14.2017
Keep Your Summer Free From Insect Bites

This time of year, it’s hard to avoid pesky insect bites. Whether you’re going for a hike in the woods or relaxing in your own backyard, mosquitoes and ticks are everywhere. While your kids are having fun playing outdoors for all hours of ...

11.16.2017
A Guide to Lung Cancer Screening

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in both men and women, according to the American Cancer Society. Every year, more people die from lung cancer than of colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined. The ...

11.16.2017
Don't Let Your Bladder Be the One In Charge

Urinary incontinence and pelvic discomfort can be an embarrassing and difficult health problem for women. At least 25% of American women report urinary leakage or pelvic discomfort, according to the National Association for Continence. These issues ...

11.09.2017
MHP Oncology Care Consultants Receives Recognition for High-Quality Cancer Care from Largest Oncology Society in United States

Monocacy Health Partners Oncology Care Consultants has been recognized by the QOPI ® Certification Program (QCP™), an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO ® ), as successfully completing a three-year ...

11.01.2017
2017 Auxiliary Junior Volunteer Awards

On October 24, the Frederick Memorial Hospital Auxiliary honored their Junior Volunteers with awards and recognition for their dedicated service. The Junior Volunteer program began in May 1967 with 9 “Candy Stripers.” Currently, the ...

11.16.2017
A Guide to Lung Cancer Screening

Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and the leading cause of cancer death in both men and women, according to the American Cancer Society. Every year, more people die from lung cancer than of colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined. The ...

10.27.2017
National Radiologic Technology Week 2017

Frederick Regional Health System is celebrating National Rad Tech week and we’d like to thank our Radiologic Technologists for the vital service they provide to our community! On any given day, thousands of people across the country undergo ...

10.12.2017
Breast Cancer in Men

Many people relate October to the color pink, representing Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Typically, women are highlighted in breast cancer awareness initiatives, but did you know that men can get breast cancer, too? Even though men don’t have ...

08.31.2017
Opening Reception - Beauty Land & Water at the Women's Center Art Exhibit

Join us for the opening reception of Beauty Land & Water at the Women’s Center Art Exhibit. Women’s Center Art Gallery at FMH Crestwood 7211 Bank Court, Frederick MD 21703 Exhibit Run: September 11, 2017 - January 5, 2018 Opening ...

10.31.2017
Take Control of Stress and Live a Healthier Life

It’s that time of year again where the air turns crisp, the sun disappears quickly, and the added stress of the holidays can start to loom over us. November 1 is National Stress Awareness Day, and it’s a great time to educate yourself on ...

04.26.2017
Support Alcohol Awareness Month and Create Opportunities for Recovery

In 1987, the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) established Alcohol Awareness Month to help reduce the stigma associated with alcoholism. Every April, communities are encouraged to reach out to those around them and provide ...

11.16.2016
Surviving The Holidays

Join FMH Women's Health Services on December 7 th to learn more about managing stress during this upcoming holiday season. Event Details: Wednesday, December 7 th from 5:30 - 8 p.m. Women’s Center at FMH Crestwood 7211 Bank Court, Frederick ...

12.01.2015
Surviving The Holidays

Does the holiday season cause a little (or a lot of) stress in your life? Attend our free event on Tuesday December 8th to learn more about how to manage holiday stress; sponsored by FMH Women’s Health Services. This event also features a ...

10.17.2017
Safety Tips for a Ghoulishly-Great Halloween

Candy, costumes, and cheer—Halloween is always a fun time for children. But, for parents, it can become a real nightmare if your child gets hurt or sick on the trick-or-treating trail. Whether you’re trick-or-treating with your child or ...

09.21.2017
When Kids Should Take a Sick Day

It isn’t long after students begin their first day of school that cold and flu season begins. The average American child has six to eight colds a year, and this causes more missed school days than any other illness. Thousands of children ...

09.05.2017
Lunchbox 101: School Lunches that Pack a Punch (of Nutrition)

As your family launches into a new school year, there’s a new task to consider: packing lunch. The ingredients in your child’s lunchbox can help determine their success in the classroom. Starting the school day with a healthy breakfast ...

08.29.2017
5 Tips to Reset Your Child's Sleep Schedule

For many families, summer brings more flexible schedules that are often woven around picnics, ball games, vacations, and other fun activities. Traveling, staying up late, and getting out of the “school routine” means bedtimes and wake-up ...

11.16.2017
Don't Let Your Bladder Be the One In Charge

Urinary incontinence and pelvic discomfort can be an embarrassing and difficult health problem for women. At least 25% of American women report urinary leakage or pelvic discomfort, according to the National Association for Continence. These issues ...

09.29.2017
Fall Prevention: How To Prevent Falls (And What To Do In Case Of A Fall)

One of every four Americans over the age of 65 falls every year, according to the National Council on Aging (NCOA). Additionally, falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for older Americans. The 10 th annual Falls Prevention ...

01.17.2017
Getting Closer Every Day

Shortly after 11 a.m. on the morning of April 2, 2016, Brian Rapp was pulling a small, fiberglass boat behind his pick-up truck on the way to his vacation home in Lake Anna, Virginia. Rapp had purchased the used, 898 Nitro Bass Boat at a good price, ...

01.12.2017
Finding the Right Fit - FMH Rehabilitation Services

Choosing healthcare providers from a single network or health system allows you and your loved ones to tap into the full benefit of continuous, coordinated care. Every member of your healthcare team will have access to your electronic medical ...

11.01.2017
2017 Auxiliary Junior Volunteer Awards

On October 24, the Frederick Memorial Hospital Auxiliary honored their Junior Volunteers with awards and recognition for their dedicated service. The Junior Volunteer program began in May 1967 with 9 “Candy Stripers.” Currently, the ...

06.06.2017
A Lifetime of Fitness Has Paid Off For Tom and Norma Day

Sixteen years ago, Norma and Tom Day decided it was time to be more active, so they dedicated themselves to working out on a regular basis. Today, Norma is 96 and Tom is 92. They still never miss a workout. Three times a week, they clear their ...

05.12.2017
Dick and Sue Basford Named 2017 FMH Good Samaritans of the Year

Photo of Award Presentation, featured from left to right: Tom Kleinhanzl, President & CEO, Frederick Regional Health System; Sue & Dick Basford; and Dan Schiffman, Chair, Special Gifts Committee. Dick and Sue Basford were named Frederick ...

12.22.2016
FMH Auxiliary Celebrates 26th Tree of Lights Ceremony

On December 6th the FMH Auxiliary illuminated large evergreen trees on the hospital grounds with beautifully festive lights for the 26th year in a row; in recognition and celebration of the Tree of Lights ceremony. Beginning in 1990, the Tree of ...

10.31.2017
Take Control of Stress and Live a Healthier Life

It’s that time of year again where the air turns crisp, the sun disappears quickly, and the added stress of the holidays can start to loom over us. November 1 is National Stress Awareness Day, and it’s a great time to educate yourself on ...

10.30.2017
"I wish I could take you with me to the grocery store!"

Frederick Memorial Hospital (FMH) dietitian Emily Spear provides nutritional consultations to patients who have recently left the hospital following treatment for conditions such as diabetes or a heart attack. Making healthier food choices goes a ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

09.05.2017
Lunchbox 101: School Lunches that Pack a Punch (of Nutrition)

As your family launches into a new school year, there’s a new task to consider: packing lunch. The ingredients in your child’s lunchbox can help determine their success in the classroom. Starting the school day with a healthy breakfast ...

11.16.2017
Don't Let Your Bladder Be the One In Charge

Urinary incontinence and pelvic discomfort can be an embarrassing and difficult health problem for women. At least 25% of American women report urinary leakage or pelvic discomfort, according to the National Association for Continence. These issues ...

10.31.2017
Take Control of Stress and Live a Healthier Life

It’s that time of year again where the air turns crisp, the sun disappears quickly, and the added stress of the holidays can start to loom over us. November 1 is National Stress Awareness Day, and it’s a great time to educate yourself on ...

10.26.2017
Make Grocery Shopping Work for You

Have you ever found yourself wandering the aisles of the grocery store trying to make healthy choices only to find that some products that claim to be “healthy” contain high amounts of sodium, sugar, trans fats or saturated fats? The ...

10.26.2017
Monocacy Health Partners Center for Breast Care Welcomes New Physician

Monocacy Health Partners Center for Breast Care —a local leader in providing total care, not just for the breast cancer patient under active treatment, but for women who’ve completed treatment and those at high risk for developing breast ...

10.30.2017
Write It Down

Did you know that 90% of people say that talking about end-of-life care with their loved ones is important, yet only 27% have actually had that conversation? Or that 80% of people say that talking to their doctor about the care they want if they ...

10.30.2017
Thank you, Renee! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winner.

Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and Renee’s concern for our patients and consistent efforts to assure patient safety, demonstrate a commitment to safety at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Thank you for all that you ...

10.30.2017
Thank you to our Cath Lab and Emergency Department Team! - Patient Safety Hero Award Winners

Thank you to members of our Cath Lab and Emergency Department Team, recipients of our Patient Safety Hero Award! Patient safety is a top priority at Frederick Memorial Hospital, and their concern for our patients, and consistent efforts to ensure ...

10.27.2017
National Radiologic Technology Week 2017

Frederick Regional Health System is celebrating National Rad Tech week and we’d like to thank our Radiologic Technologists for the vital service they provide to our community! On any given day, thousands of people across the country undergo ...