Maryland’s hospitals are nonprofit organizations committed to delivering health, hope and healing. The 108,000 people they employ are Caring For Maryland around the clock every day. Thanks to these employees in 60 hospitals and health systems, Marylanders have access to leading-edge, high-quality medical service across the state.


Maryland's Hospitals By The Numbers


  • The Answer to America’s Health Care Cost Problem Might be in Maryland
    Jan 22, 2020
    The Maryland Model is highlighted in a Vox series looking at successful international health systems. It includes comments and background from John B. Chessare, M.D., president and CEO of Greater Baltimore Medical Center; Barry Ronan, the president and chief executive of Western Maryland Health System; and Bob Atlas, president and CEO of MHA. “What this is doing is incentivizing hospitals to do the right thing,” Atlas said of the Model.
  • Opinion: What Sets Maryland Hospitals Apart
    Jan 9, 2020
    In this Maryland Matters piece, our President & CEO Bob Atlas says, “What I learned through seeing firsthand how health care functions in more than 40 states and federally, is that Maryland’s hospitals are doing it right. They are providing health, hope and healing to our more than 6 million residents.” #Caring4Md
  • Why Dr. Mohan Suntha Will Keep Seeing Patients as CEO of UMMS
    Jan 8, 2020
    Over his career as a cancer physician, Dr. Mohan Suntha has had to have some tough conversations with his patients. In those challenging moments, he said, he knows his patients rely on him to be direct and transparent. It is a skill he expects to draw on heavily as he takes over as CEO of the largest Maryland-based health system, and a skill he hopes to maintain by continuing to see his patients while he takes on the new responsibilities of leading the University of Maryland Medical System.