MedStar joins seven institutions in new home-based care initiative

MedStar Health is joining seven partner institutions across the country to launch a new home-based primary care training program.

The nonprofit Home Centered Care Institute works to ensure homebound patients have access to high-quality primary care in their homes nationwide. It’s establishing eight new Centers of Excellence, including MedStar’s Medical House Call Program, to offer its home-based primary care training and curriculum in major cities across the U.S.

MedStar has had its own home-based…

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M&T hires New England market president with eye on growth in region

The bank has been seen by some local banking executives as the large bank most likely to make a major expansion into Massachusetts.

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This Md. startup lost out on Mark Cuban’s ‘Shark Tank’ investment. Now it’s back with a new plan.

What happens when you can’t agree to terms with Mark Cuban?

That was the million-dollar question last spring when the co-founders of Rockville-based Nexercise Inc. and creators of its Sworkit fitness app walked away from a deal with the “Shark Tank” investor and billionaire owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks. It meant the entrepreneurs would proceed without Cuban’s partnership and original offer: $1.5 million for 10 percent ownership of the business, plus $1.5 million worth of the app’s…

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BOGO Macchiatos at Starbucks starting Thursday

Treat your best buddy to a free drink during the Starbucks Meet for Macchiatos event running Aug. 3-7.  

Stop in at participating shops nationwide from 2 to 5 p.m. to get a free grande hot or iced Macchiato with purchase of another. 

Did you know Macchiato means “marked” in Italian? The Starbucks…

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