Appointed by Maryland Hospital Association:
Robert O. Atlas, M.D.; Richard G. Bennett, M.D.; Sara E. Cherico-Hsii; Carmela Coyle; Mona K. Gahunia, D.O.; Catherine E. Gibson; Clark Timothy Johnson, M.D.; Cyrus J. Lawyer III, M.D.; Colenthia Malloy; Cheryl F. Matricciano; Diane N. Pabich; Christopher D. Parker; Judith Rogers, R.N., Ph.D.; Larry L. Smith; Henry J. Sobel, M.D.; Scott A. Spier, M.D.; George S. Tolley III, Esq.; Erin W. Wright, D.N.P.

Staff: Jennifer Witten

c/o Maryland Hospital Association
6820 Deerpath Road, Elkridge, MD 21075
(410) 540-5082

In June 2015, the Maryland Hospital Association was authorized to establish a work group to study access to obstetric services in Maryland (Chapter 329, Acts of 2015).

Formed in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, the health occupations boards, the Governor's Workforce Investment Board and others, the Work Group was charged to develop a comprehensive mechanism to evaluate: the number and geographic locations of obstetrical health care workers in Maryland; practice patterns; provider preferences; and other relevant factors. The Work Group made recommendations for legislation providing incentives to increase the availability of obstetric care services throughout the State.

In December 2015, the Work Group submitted its report to the Governor, the Senate Finance Committee, and the House Health and Government Operations Committee.

Maryland Constitutional Offices & Agencies
Maryland Departments
Maryland Independent Agencies
Maryland Executive Commissions, Committees, Task Forces, & Advisory Boards
Maryland Universities & Colleges
Maryland Counties
Maryland Municipalities
Maryland at a Glance

Maryland Manual On-Line

Search the Manual

This web site is presented for reference purposes under the doctrine of fair use. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: The site may contain material from other sources which may be under copyright. Rights assessment, and full originating source citation, is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

Copyright March 14, 2022 Maryland State Archives