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Mercy Medical Center to name ICU after doctor who died due to COVID-19

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Posted at 7:19 PM, Jul 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-30 19:21:50-04

BALTIMORE — Mercy Medical Center announced it will name its Intensive Care Unit in honor of Dr. Joseph Costa, who died Saturday due to COVID-19.

The 56-year-old was the hospital’s Critical Care Division Chief and had been treating patients infected with COVID-19.

They have also set up a Memorial Fund in Dr. Costa’s name for patient care.

Today, President & CEO David N. Maine, on behalf of the Sisters of Mercy and Board of Trustees, announced the hospital...

Posted by Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD on Wednesday, July 29, 2020