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Best Buy Drugs
Evaluations of safety and effectiveness of generic drugs.
DocFinder
Web site of National Organization for State Medical & Osteopathic Board Executive Directors
Dorchester County Health Services
Drug Price Finder
Compare prices of prescription drugs at different local pharmacies. The Maryland Attorney General created this website.
Joint Commission of Healthcare Organizations
Organization that reviews all healthcare facilities, nationally.
Maryland Board of Physician Quality Assurance
Maryland Health Careers
Information on careers in healthcare, provided by the Maryland Hospital Association.
Maryland Hospital Performance Evaluation Guide Online
Maryland Health Care Commission website.
MedlinePlus
MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 650 diseases and conditions. There are also lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and dictionary, health information in Spanish, extensive information on medicines, health information from the news, and links to thousands of clinical trials. MedlinePlus is updated daily.
Nutrition for Dorchester County
Information about nutrition, physical activity, and local resources. This website is a demonstration project sponsored by the USDA Food Stamp Nutrition Education Program and the University of Maryland - College Park.