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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

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.
GRMC Provides Update on Expansion Projects
The latest GRMC expansion efforts can be seen in ongoing construction projects undertaken at the main hospital facility and with continuing renovations at the former Get ’n Go along Oak Street.
GRMC Supports Hero’s Journey Art Project
Garrett Regional Medical Center, an affiliate of WVU Medicine, has announced its support for the Eli Lilly and Company Hero’s Journey Art Project.
Robert Stephens Named Garrett County Health Officer
Robert Stephens has been named as the new Garrett County Health Officer.
GC Commissioners Honor Health Officer Rodney Glotfelty
At a recent public meeting, the Garrett County Commissioners recognized county health officer Rodney Glotfelty’s “41 years of dedicated service” to the health department and local community.
GCHD Planning Team Delivers Keynote Address At National Conference
Garrett County was recently represented at the National Public Health Improvement Training Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Hospital Fuels Local Economy With More Construction Jobs
GRMC has contracted with local business owner Jeff Gosnell, of Gosnell Builders to help enhance its facilities to better provide for the care of residents of the Garrett Region.
GRMC Designated Stroke-Ready
Garrett Regional Medical Center has been awarded the Acute Stroke Ready Hospital designation by the Joint Commission.
Get-n-Go Purchased by GRMC
The Get-n-Go Café & Bakery in Oakland will soon become the site of a medical service owned and operated by the Garrett Regional Medical Center’s Specialty Physician Services.
GRMC Receives Recognition
The Garrett Regional Medical Center has been recognized a second time by the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality Prize™.
Garrett Regional Medical Center Recognized as Top Performer in Surgical Care
Garrett Regional Medical Center received recognition as a 2014 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of hospital organizations in the United States.