UM Memorial Hospital Foundation Offers ‘Advanced Care Planning Boot Camp’ in Oxford


As part of its Seminar Series, University of Maryland Memorial Hospital Foundation presents the discussion, “Advanced Care Planning Boot Camp: Advanced Directives and Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (MOLST),” at 9:30 a.m., Saturday, August 15 at Oxford Community Center, 200 Oxford Road, Oxford.

Guest Presenter Charyl “Sam” Ricketts, BS, RNC, CHPN, regional community educator at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health, will provide an explanation of Advanced Directives and MOLST, and discuss what decisions can and should be considered in preparing for future medical needs.

Admission is free but seating is limited. To reserve a seat, contact Janet Andrews at 410-822-1000, ext. 5792 or email

As part of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS), University of Maryland Shore Regional Health is the principal provider of comprehensive health care services for more than 170,000 residents of Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot counties on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.

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