Greater Baltimore Medical Center is located in Towson, MD just north of Baltimore, MD. It is located minutes from the sights and attractions of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor tourism area, restaurants, outdoor activities and more. Public and private schools are competitive and high-quality, and several major universities are located in close proximity to and affiliated with the Healthcare System. The hospital is a short daytrip from Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia, PA and within close proximity to Maryland and Delaware Beaches and the Appalachian Mountains.
As fall and winter approach, it’s time to talk about influenza, more commonly known as "the flu." This year, the conversation looks different than it has in years past.
By day, Mark Harris is an emergency manager for the Maryland Department of Transportation, coordinating response and recovery related to natural and man-made disasters and special events. Through his philanthropy, he makes sure clinical staff at GBMC have the tools they need to weather their own storms.
Even in normal times there is nothing easy about making end-of-life decisions for yourself or a loved one. That’s why the Greater Baltimore Medical Center has a dedicated department that deals with Advance Care Planning. Dr. Delia Chiaramonte and her team manage integrative care, palliative medicine, living wills and more at GBMC.
Dr. Chessare delivers a bi-monthly update on the COVID-19 situation for the GBMC community on September 17, 2020.