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Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert

Baltimore, Maryland
My name is Brian, and I blog on behalf of LifeBridge Health, a regional health care organization based in northwest Baltimore city and Baltimore County. LifeBridge Health consists of Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, Jewish... Full Bio
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From the desk of Neil Meltzer: A January Diversity Message by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Have you made your New Year’s resolutions? New Year’s Day falls on January 1 and marks the start of a new year. The period leading up to New Year’s Day is a time for setting ... Read on »
New center helps patients live well despite heart failure by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In November, Sinai Hospital opened its new Heart Failure Center, part of the LifeBridge Health Cardiovascular Institute. The center’s mission is to help patients live longer ... Read on »
Mauro Moscucci appointed chief of medicine for Sinai Hospital, medical director of Cardiovascular... by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Mauro Moscucci, M.D., M.B.A., a board-certified specialist in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology, has joined LifeBridge Health as chief ... Read on »
In the Training Room: What is physical therapy? by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We're happy to introduce our new physical therapy series, where guest authors will write about hot topics in the field of physical therapy and the ways LifeBridge Health phy ... Read on »
Maryland’s 2015 “Baby New Year” born at Sinai Hospital by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sinai Hospital was proud to welcome the first Maryland baby born in 2015! Baby Lyne Charegho entered the world at 12:03 a.m. on January 1, weighing nine pounds, one ounce. T ... Read on »
In rain, sleet and snow, to Levindale they go by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Dr. Morris Mayer works a six-day, 80-hour week as the owner of two pharmacies – the Joppa Road Pharmacy in Parkville and the Harford Road Pharmacy in Carney. You would think ... Read on »
LifeBridge Health & Fitness helps members get the results they want by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Getting physically fit is much easier if you use a fitness club that has a long track record in helping its clients achieve results. LifeBridge Health & Fitness, Baltimore’s ... Read on »
Ninety-two-year-old dentist honored for 63 years of service at Sinai Hospital by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine When Melvin Bulmash, D.D.S., began his affiliation with Sinai Hospital of Baltimore as a dentist in 1951, Harry Truman was president, the average new house cost $9,000 and a ... Read on »
Levindale celebrates Chanukah with Beth El Choir by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The Beth El Congregation choirs struck just the right chord on the third night of Chanukah at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital. Both the adult and the children ... Read on »
Children the focus of the Rubin Institute’s holiday party by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The Rubin Institute For Advanced Orthopedics at LifeBridge Health recently held its annual children’s holiday party at Sinai Hospital. Former and current patients and their ... Read on »
Give to the Hackerman-Patz House this holiday season by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It's not too late to give to the Hackerman-Patz House at Sinai Hospital. The Hackerman-Patz House functions as a home away from home for patients, friends and family members ... Read on »
Trust your joint repair to the masters of LifeBridge Health by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Ah, the joys of getting older. As we age, many of us experience increasing arthritis pain. This is especially true in large joints like knees and hips. At LifeBridge Health, ... Read on »
Caring for a patient with dementia, a nurse’s perspective by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine "Help!" screams one patient one night. "You are trying to poison me! I don’t want to take those pills!" "Why are you keeping me hostage here? I need my family!" This can be ... Read on »
LifeBridge Health, Maryland PIRG announce tips for toy safety this holiday season by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine One of the best parts of the holiday season is seeing children open presents. However, it’s imperative that parents, grandparents and anyone else buying toys for children to ... Read on »
National Handwashing Week spreads the word on flu prevention by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Now that flu season has arrived, LifeBridge Health makes it a priority to encourage employees, patients and visitors to follow proper hand hygiene. If everyone adopts good h ... Read on »
From the Desk of Neil Meltzer: The December 2014 Diversity Message from LifeBridge Health by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine December 1 is World AIDS Day, which was created to commemorate all those who have died of AIDS and to acknowledge the need for a continued commitment to all those affected b ... Read on »
ExpressCare to open three new urgent care locations by end of year by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine ExpressCare Urgent Care Centers, Maryland’s second largest and fastest growing urgent care company, is expanding to three new locations before the new year to provide more f ... Read on »
LifeBridge Health honors philanthropist Lowell Glazer by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Baltimore philanthropist Lowell Glazer, the benefactor of the architectural centerpiece Lowell and Harriet Glazer Atrium at Sinai Hospital, has generously supported LifeBrid ... Read on »
LBH Employee Balances Work and School to Make the Grade by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Why do you want to go back to school while working full time? I asked myself this question many times before deciding that I really should just do it. Then I realized that t ... Read on »
From the Desk of Neil Meltzer: Embracing the Spirit of Gratitude by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine “Gratitude is the memory of the heart.” These words, penned by French author and deaf activist Jean Baptiste Massieu, reflect the lasting power of thankfulness. When we reme ... Read on »