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  • CalvertHealth Earns National Accreditation, Recognized for Leading Oncology Program

    Posted: 11/24/2023

    CalvertHealth proudly announces it has earned re-accreditation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC), a quality program of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). To achieve CoC accreditation, CalvertHealth’s Cancer Program underwent a rigorous study and site visit to confirm the program’s compliance with accreditation standards that evaluate the cancer care services offered by the program. As a CoC-accredited cancer center, as well as a Duke Health affiliate in cancer, CalvertHealth applies a multidiscipl...

  • Reelin' for a Cause Charity Fishing Tournament Hooks Hearts and Raises Funds for Cancer Care!

    Posted: 11/20/2023

    The inaugural Reelin’ for a Cause Charity Fishing Tournament, presented by Bayside Auto Group, was held on Saturday, September 16 to benefit cancer care efforts at CalvertHealth. Eight teams fished in the morning and then gathered in Solomons for a Shore Party. Organizers of the tournament and participants had much to celebrate as this year’s tournament raised $42,168 with more than 40 participants. Proceeds from the tournament will support the advancement of cancer care at CalvertHealth, including the d...

  • CalvertHealth Receives America’s 100 Best Hospital Awards for Critical Care

    Posted: 11/01/2023

    CalvertHealth is proud to announce that it has been named one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Carer for the third consecutive year, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals. CalvertHealth was the only hospital in Maryland to be named to this year’s list. “These distinctions, along with numerous other accolades, are a reflection of CalvertHealth’s outstanding clinical performance and commitment to providing ...

  • Health System Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

    Posted: 11/01/2023

    Solomons resident Judy Switick has been named to the CalvertHealth Foundation Board of Trustees. She joins 14 other community members who are currently serving. “I spent 15 years as a nurse and have now entered a new phase in my career as a Health and Life Coach. My experience practicing in these healing professions gives me some knowledge and also perspective,” said Switick. She continued, “I believe strongly in health as a foundation of our lives. While this means different things to each of us, and di...

  • CalvertHealth Foundation Annual Breast Cancer 5K raises record funds for the Sheldon E. Goldberg Center for Breast Care

    Posted: 10/23/2023

    More than 700 runners, walkers, cheering spectators and volunteers crowded the streets and sidewalks of Solomons in a show of pink for CalvertHealth’s 14th Annual Breast Cancer 5K Walk/Run on Oct. 14. Through the combined efforts of sponsors, donors and participants, this year’s 5K brought in more than $102,000 to benefit the Sheldon E. Goldberg Center for Breast Care at CalvertHealth, which is now a Duke Health affiliate for cancer care. That relationship provides patients in the region with access to c...

  • Sorochty Chosen for VP of Human Resources

    Posted: 09/05/2023

    Calvert Health System (CHS) has named Christian Sorochty, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP as vice president for Human Resources. Sorochty is a seasoned human resources executive with broad-based leadership experience in regional and national organizations over the past 17 years. Most recently, he served as vice president for a regional health system supporting three hospitals, multiple ambulatory sites and 6,800 employees. While there, he restructured recruiting and developed strategies to retain clinical staff, wh...

  • Find Strength in Every Step at the CalvertHealth Annual Breast Cancer 5K on October 14 in Solomons

    Posted: 08/01/2023

    CalvertHealth will hold its 14th Annual Breast Cancer 5K on Saturday, October 14 in beautiful Solomons Island. Proceeds from the event will benefit the CalvertHealth Cancer Center’s Sheldon E. Goldberg Center for Breast Care and its continued affiliation with Duke Health. Duke Health is a national leader in cancer care, opening doors to clinical trials and research for local patients close to home. The Breast Care Center was the first multidisciplinary breast center in Southern Maryland and gives local w...

  • The Daily Record Names CalvertHealth 2023 Health Care Hero

    Posted: 06/21/2023

    CalvertHealth is proud to have been named a 2023 Health Care Hero by The Daily Record for its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As one of only six independent hospitals in the state of Maryland, CalvertHealth Medical Center is constantly faced with challenges to bring the best health care to our community. As home to several renowned medical and federal institutions, Maryland is a national leader in health care research and development. The Daily Record's Health Care Heroes Awards honor those individual...

  • CalvertHealth, Rising Stars Raise Awareness for Mental Health Month

    Posted: 06/14/2023

    May was Mental Health Awareness Month. Mental health is a critical part of our overall health and wellness. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, one in five people in the U.S. has a diagnosable, and treatable, mental health condition. The CalvertHealth Foundation Rising Star Program, a young philanthropist program, recently sponsored a t-shirt design contest to serve as an avenue for area students (ages 18 and under) to get involved, take action and support mental h...

  • The 2023 CalvertHealth Foundation Benefit Golf Classic Sets Fundraising Record!

    Posted: 05/12/2023

    The CalvertHealth Foundation held its 34th annual Benefit Golf Classic presented by CDI, City National Bank and L2 Construction Management Corporation at The Cannon Club in Lothian on May 15. This year’s tournament had more than 175 participants including golfers, volunteers and Grapes on the Green attendees all supporting cancer care at CalverHealth. This tournament has become the region’s most successful tournament raising more than $116,000. Proceeds from this year’s tournament will support the advanc...