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Harford County is a predominantly rural community of approximately 250,000 people. Situated between Baltimore and Philadelphia, it's managed to combine smart development with acres of natural farmland, rolling hills and historic neighborhoods, making it the kind of community where people want to raise their families. Harford County, a community proud of its rural values, excellent schools and healthy lifestyle, depends on University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health (UM UCH), a community-based, not-for-profit health organization, to provide the highest quality healthcare.

University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health
Harford County's Leading Healthcare Provider

The only thing growing faster than Harford County is UM UCH. As the leading healthcare provider in Harford County, UM UCH had led the way in innovation and care. Inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room visits have grown at a steady pace each year and with that growth has come continued expansion of services. Today, we offer a two-hospital system with more than 2,700 physicians and healthcare professionals who are dedicated to delivering the most progressive care to the people of northeastern Maryland. That dedication is demonstrated by UM UCH's broad range of health care services, technology, and facilities, as well as its work within the communities to serve as a resource and champion for health education.

UM UCH's Proximity to neighboring cities:

  • New York: 165 miles/3hour drive
  • Philadelphia: 75 miles/1.5 hour drive
  • Harrisburg: 80 miles/1.5 hour drive
  • Wilmington: 40 miles/60 minute drive
  • Baltimore: 20 miles/30 minute drive
  • Annapolis: 50 miles/60 minute drive
  • Washington, DC: 60 miles/60 minute drive
  • Richmond: 140 miles/3 hour drive


Exploring Harford County

Harford County offers a wealth of opportunities for exploration and entertainment. Scenic parks, world-class golf courses, state-of-art sports complexes, unique shopping and dining options provide a superior quality of life for residents. The community boasts:

  • 140 miles of shoreline
  • 6,850 acres of Protected Open Space
  • 6,626 acres of State Parkland

Harford County was recently named one of the "Best Places to Live in Maryland" by Baltimore Magazine. Your family can also benefit from all that Harford County has to offer:

  • Safe neighborhoods and excellent schools
  • Moderate tax structure
  • Convenient access to major cities and cultural amenities
  • Very low crime rate
  • Outstanding four-season recreational activities
  • Pleasant commuting in a non-congested area

The Harford County Public School System is one of the fastest growing in the state and one of its most successful. Harford County's students have consistently scored above state and national averages in all standardized test results. The school system's enrollment increase has been fueled by a booming residential development. Located along the I-95 corridor midway between the Baltimore and Wilmington/Philadelphia metropolitan centers, Harford County's moderate tax structure, access to transportation, and progressive government have been attractive to business and commercial development as well.

  •  Explore Harford County where there is something for everyone to love!
  •  Welcome to the official Harford County, Maryland Government site.
  •  Discover information for parents, students and the community about Harford County Public Schools on their official website.
  •  Harford County Kids website mirrors the monthly publication for families living and working in Harford county.

If setting down roots in a growing community hospital system, within an expanding community sounds appealing to you, call for more information and to schedule a tour.

Primary Care Opportunities:
Lisa Kaminski
Medical Recruitment Specialist
(410) 398-2968

Specialists Opportunities:
Marian Whitlock
Medical Recruitment Specialist
(410) 398-0258


Physician Recruitment Opportunities

UM UCH has a nondiscrimination policy (click here to review).

For more information on the following opportunities contact
Lisa Kaminski 410-398-2968 or email

For additional information on the opportunities listed below contact
Marian Whitlock 410-398-0258 or email

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