Announcing our New President and Chief Executive Officer
Sherry B. Perkins, PhD, RN, FAAN, has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of University of Maryland Capital Region Health, effective immediately. Perkins is an accomplished clinician and hospital executive with a sharp focus on patient care, quality and safety.
In early 2018, the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS) convened a search committee and engaged a national search firm to identify the next president and CEO of UM Capital Regional Health. The search committee’s candidate review was centered around the goal of creating a thriving health care delivery system for Prince George’s County, Southern Maryland and the surrounding region. Read more
The Cardiac Surgery Program at University of Maryland Prince George’s Hospital Center continues its successful track record, earning the highest rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) for the quality of the hospital’s Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) procedure for the last three out of four reporting periods. Read more
The Stroke Center at UM Prince George’s Hospital Center was recognized by The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association for its continued success in using Get With the Guidelines-Stroke and Target Stroke program. Learn more about our Stroke Center.
The Chest Pain Center at UM Prince George’s Hospital Center is recognized by the American College of Cardiology for treating patients with chest pain using a streamlined system for admission to evaluation to diagnosis and treatment all the way through to appropriate post-discharge care. Learn more about our Chest Pain Center.