Welcome to Union Hospital

Union Hospital is an award-winning, full-service community hospital located in Elkton, Maryland. Nationally recognized for clinical excellence in the treatment and prevention of disease, our not-for-profit hospital is dedicated to providing superior, personalized, quality health care to our neighbors, families and friends.

Our mission is to enhance the health and well-being of residents in Cecil County and neighboring communities. Our services combine the latest technology with the warm, personal touch you’d expect from a community hospital. Serving the residents of Cecil County and the neighboring communities in Delaware and southern Pennsylvania for more than 100 years, we’ve made it a priority to remain committed to the high quality of care that we’ve been known for since 1908.

In The News


Mom2Mom Postpartum Support Group
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Mom2Mom is a support group for new moms coping with the many changes a new baby can bring. Do you feel like you are the only one feeling overwhelmed with your new baby? Are you wondering when life will return to normal? What is normal anyway? You are not alone. Join us and receive the support all new mothers need in the early days of adjustment with a newborn.

For more information call: 410-620-3773 or email lsafian@uhcc.com.  Find us on Facebook at Mom2Mom Postpartum Group (this is a closed group for postpartum mothers).


I Can Cope @ Union Hospital Meeting Rooms 1 & 2
Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

I Can Cope is a FREE cancer support group designed to meet the patient and family/friend caregiver needs for a variety of cancers such as (Lung, Breast, Gastrointestinal Colon, Rectal, Blood, Prostate, Head and Neck, Gynecologic, Skin). I Can Cope provides education, and support to help manage the physical, social and economic impact of cancer through up-to-date information and referrals to programs and other community resources.

October 16, 2019        Basics of Pathology
November 20, 2019   Radiation Therapy     (Held at the Radiation Center, 152 Railroad Avenue)
December 18, 2019    Holiday Party

January 15, 2020       Stress Management (presented by oncology social work)
February 9, 2020       What are Palliative Care & Hospice Services
March 18, 2020          Side Effects of Treatment
April 15, 2020             Pharmacy
May 20, 2020             Alternative Therapy
June 17, 2020             Off-Site Event  (contact Beth Money for addition information)
July 15, 2020             Dietary Considerations During Therapy & Survivorship
August – No Meeting

A light dinner is provided. Unless noted meetings will be at Union Hospital in meeting rooms 1 and 2 (meeting rooms are subject to change). If weather events close the school district meeting will be canceled.


The Lactation Club
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

New mothers have many questions and concerns about breastfeeding. TLC: The Lactation Club is an easy way for mothers to exchange information and experiences. You can also speak to the Certified Breastfeeding Counselor if needed. This is a casual drop-in with weight checks before and after feedings. No registration is required.

Join us on Facebook under “Union Hospital Lactation Support”.

Alzheimer’s/Caregivers Support Group @ Adult Day Services
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Sponsored by Union Hospital’s Adult Day Services, this support group provides comfort and coping information for caregivers managing a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or someone at home or in a nursing facility who can no longer care for themselves.

Respite care is available at Adult Day Services for loved ones, while caregivers attend support group meetings.

Please call (410) 392-0539 for more information.