AbortionistDelhi E. Thweatt Jr
Earl N. Mcleod
Frederick Gordon Weinstein
Delhi E. Thweatt Jr
Jeevan Mathura, Sr.
Former clinic anesthesiologist: Wesly Desroches (deceased)
Former clinic abortionist: Carole M. Meyers
Former clinic abortionist: Alan C. Gold (malpractice history)
Former clinic abortionist: Moshe Salomy (malpractice history)
Former clinic abortionist: Sheo Sharma (malpractice history)
Public Safety Scandal: Maryland OHCQ licensed abortion facilities that failed to meet requirements — (see info on Hillcrest Clinic)
WARNING! As of 4/5/2016 this facility is unlicensed!
Was temporarily closed for renovations due to new ownership in February, 2016. Now affiliated with Potomac Family Planning. Reopened April 2016. Same abortionists with history of malpractice/ discipline/ child rapist protecting/ license revocation.
Clinic address: 5602 Baltimore National Pike # 600, Baltimore, MD 21228
Owned by Potomac Family Planning
Address5602 Baltimore National Pike, Catonsville, MD, USA
Hillcrest Clinic of Baltimore - child predator.com transcript2011 Phone Transcript, childpredator.com: 13-year-old caller says her 22-year-old boyfriend got her pregnant. Asks if clinic will tell anyone about her getting an abortion. Clinic staff ignores parental notification law, and statutory rape by 22-year-old male. Staff member tells 13-year-old, "we don't give out any information about any of our patients no matter how old or young they are."
Hillcrest Clinic, Initial Survey, Feb 12 2013Health and safety violations discovered during a Feb. 2013 inspection: chemical indicators not used in sterilized packages, internal steam indicator strips not used to ensure the sterilization of surgical instruments --- 9 of 9 employees not trained in emergency transfer of patients to hospital --- 2 of 4 patients missing discharge diagnosis --- no policy/procedure for safety practices including control of fire or mechanical hazards --- medication syringe not labeled and contents unknown,
Hillcrest Clinic WebsiteBrags that they have been open since 1973.
Facility survey March 3-4 2016Problems found, but the health dept was unable to cite the deficiencies because the facility was not even licensed.
Hillcrest Clinic Relicensure Survey April 12 2016No deficiencies cited at time of survey.
Hillcrest Clinic Facility Survey Sep 3 20158 of 15 staff members not in compliance with immunizations, TB testing, Hepatitis B --- RN did not discard expired medications; 8 medications already expired but still in circulation --- 6 of 6 medical staff not properly maintaining credentialing or documentation --- 6 of 6 staff not reappraised or reviewed for biennial reappointment --- 8 of 11 health professional staff missing paperwork with updated verification or documentation of certifications --- Policies remain incomplete --- No evaluations of the quality of patient care --- No policy on labratory turn around time and review of lab tests
Hillcrest Clinic Facility Survey May 20 2015Not been performing staff training for CPR, new employee orientation, OSHA training, sonograms, conscious sedation, fire drills, emergency transfers ---- 4 of 4 physicians not maintaining credentials or documentation of license, hospital affiliation, annual review, CV, board certification, DEA license, disciplinary action, liability insurance, documentation of physical/mental disability, data from national databank, letter with initial appointment/reappointment to center, peer review, quality/risk data, adherene to policies and procedures, MD practice patterns, documentation of basic/advanced life support. 2 of 2 nurses missing nurse anesthestist certification, agreements for anesthesiology, collaborating physician reporting. ---- 4 of 4 physicians not reappraised or reviewed for biennial reappointment ---- Missing policies in 12 crucial areas ---- No quality assurance inspection since Nov 2012 (supposed to be annual) ---- 15 of 15 staff found uncompliant for failture to ensure they are free from communicable diseases including immunizations, TB, HepB
2016-05-04 Baltimore Abortion Facility Caught Operating Without a License & Violating Patient Privacy LawsMay 4, 2016 -- Violations info on Hillcrest clinic of Baltimore, where Earl McLeod works as an abortionist. Also contains details on patient death from a 1999 botched abortion performed by Earl McLeod at the Potomac Family Planning Center in Rockville. See page 2.
License Suspension and Probation Earl McLeod 1999
List of Licensed Surgical Abortion Facilities 04052016WARNING! Hillcrest is not listed on this official Department of Health and Mental Hygiene list of licensed surgical abortion facilities as of April 5, 2016. (List downloaded April 2, 2016.) It must be licensed in order to legally conduct abortions!
Hillcrest Clinic (Baltimore, MD) -- 03-07-2016 Surgical Abortion Facility license application
Disciplinary History and Malpractice Earl McLeod
DHMH Letter Substantiating Dumping Complaint 04142016Letter dated April 14, 2016, indicates a complaint (for illegal dumping of private patient records and HIPAA violations) was substantiated. Letter notes that Hillcrest was not licensed at the time of the inspection so it could not be cited. DHMH notified other agencies of violations.
1991 Gross Negligence Case. Jones vs. Sharma and Hillcrest Clinic
1996 Negligence Case. Miller-Sydnor vs. Salomy and Hillcrest Clinic
1998 Abandonment Case. McLaughlin vs. Hillcrest Clinic and Gold
1995 Negligence and Malpractice Case. Johnson vs. Gold and Hillcrest Clinic
1995 Negligence Case. Kelly vs. Hillcrest Clinic and Gold
1985 Duggins vs. Salomy and Hillcrest Clinic
1983 Malpractice Case. Duggins vs. Salomy and Hillcrest Clinic
2008 Hall-Evans vs. Hillcrest Clinic