Howard County General Hospital

5755 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044410-740-7890
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Summary Ratings for Howard County General Hospital

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Patient ratings for Howard County General Hospital — 189 Ratings

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Timely & Effective Care for Howard County General Hospital

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Front-line capabilities for Howard County General Hospital

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Ratings for Inpatient Care for Howard County General Hospital

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Consumer Comments for Howard County General Hospital

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Consumer from Fort Mill, SC
Sep 16, 2018
Incompetent.
Consumer from Laurel, MD
Jul 17, 2017
They were inundated on a Saturday. Tests and treatment took over 11 hours.
Consumer from Glenwood, MD
Jul 15, 2017
Long wait....as long as 12 hours. I believe it is because they're understaffed

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