||With 112 licensed beds, and a 20-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation center, University of Maryland Shore Medical Center at Easton serves primarily Caroline, Dorchester, Queen Anne’s and Talbot counties; its secondary service area includes Kent County. Its Emergency Department serves as many as 40,000 patients a year.
Inpatient services span a broad range of primary and secondary inpatient acute care services, including acute and outpatient rehabilitation; medical and surgical; neurosurgical, obstetrical/gynecological; pediatrics; oncology; renal; neuroscience; and critical care.
UM Shore Medical Center at Easton is designated as a primary stroke center from the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services System (MIEMSS) and has earned the Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA).
The Requard Center for Acute Rehabilitation at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton is a 20-bed “hospital within a hospital.” Requard staff members provide acute nursing care, medical supervision by specially trained physicians, and a comprehensive program of physical, occupational and speech therapy for adults recovering from injuries, surgery and illnesses.
UM Shore Medical Center at Easton also provides a full array of diagnostic and therapeutic inpatient and outpatient services, including comprehensive imaging services, laboratory testing, same-day surgery, and neurological, and cardiovascular and pulmonary diagnostic testing and treatment. Its Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services, offering Phases II and III of cardiac and pulmonary rehab, are accredited by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation.
Diagnostic imaging services include the most advanced technology available using digital mammography, computed tomography (CT), positron emission tomography (PET), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine and interventional radiology.
The Edward B. and Mildred H. Freeman Outpatient Center at UM Shore Medical Center at Easton, located at the hospital’s entrance for outpatient and surgical services, is the headquarters for the Shore Comprehensive Pain Care clinic and the infusion center. UM Shore Medical Center at Easton is also home to the Center for Cardio-Pulmonary Fitness and Wellness, the Joint Replacement Center, the Regional Sleep Disorders Center, the Wound Healing Center, the University of Maryland Diabetes and Endocrinology Center, the Kidney Transplant Clinic and the Dialysis Vascular Access Clinic.