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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Gregg's Pharmacy Has New Medical Walk-In Clinic
Gregg's Pharmacy and Wellspring Family Medicine announce the launch of a medical walk-in clinic at the Gregg's Pharmacy beginning August 18, 2018.
Second Opioid Town Hall Meeting Held in Grantsville
More than 60 people attended the second Garrett County Opioid Town Hall Meeting at the Grantsville Volunteer Fire Department on Tuesday evening.
Free Health Screenings Offered to Area Coal Miners
NIOSH, via its mobile testing unit, will offer a series of free, confidential health screenings to coal miners in MD and WV at various community locations from July 16th-20th.
Massage & Bodywork Opens in McHenry 
Massage & Bodywork with Heather Dawson, offering Swedish massage, deep tissue, custom, warm stone, upper body and head, and neck and shoulder massage, is now open at The Fort in McHenry.
GRMC Recipient of $600,000 Behavioral Health Grant
Garrett Regional Medical Center has been awarded $600,000 by the Health and Rural Services Administration’s Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grant Program.
Breathe Grace Medical Supply Opens in Oakland 
Breathe Grace Medical Supply recently opened in Oakland. The shop offers durable medical equipment, oxygen therapy, bath safety products, and more.
Ground Broken for Mountain Laurel Medical Center Expansion
Ground was broken at Mountain Laurel Medical Center in Oakland for a two-story, 4,700-square-foot addition.
GRMC's Health Information Department Opens at New Location
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Tuesday at Garrett Regional Medical Center’s Health Information Management Department.
Brookside Health and Wellness Opens
Brookside Health & Wellness provides preventative and diagnostic medical care to patients of all ages.
Community Action Has Positive Impact in Garrett County
The numbers tell only half the story of the Garrett County Community Action Committee’s effect on the local area, its president says.
GRMC Facility Becomes Grantsville Medical Center
Garrett Regional Medical Center’s primary and urgent care facility in Grantsville, which opened last year, has been rebranded Grantsville Medical Center.
Mountain Laurel Medical Center Expanding to Enhance Patient Care
Mountain Laurel Medical Center’s administrative personnel, medical team and support staff are set to enhance the services they provide to area residents.
GRMC Program Receives $100,000 ARC Grant
The grant will fund the purchase of a new telemedicine and telecommunications system to allow the hospital's providers to provide patients with real-time medical consultations from a distance.
WVU Hospitals, Garrett Regional Medical Center Enter Into Management Agreement
Garrett Regional Medical Center has entered into a management agreement with WVU Hospitals effective January 1, 2018.
Mountain Laurel Medical Center to Open McCoole Facility
Mountain Laurel Medical Center, which provides primary care services, will be opening a new location in McCoole to serve their growing patient base.