Awards will include three $1,000 health care scholarships for bilingual/ bicultural students, plus two $500 awards for those pursuing National Medical Interpreter certification.
March 6, 2017
Norwood, MA – March 6, 2017 – Norwood Hospital will host three FREE Health Information Sessions i
February 27, 2017
Dorchester, MA – February 27, 2017 –The Copeland Surgical Center at Carney Hos
For the sixth year in a row Holy Family Hospital’s Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center has earned the Robert A. Warriner, III Center of Excellence award for exceeding healing and quality benchmarks. The honor comes from Healogics, one of the nation’s leading wound care management companies.
Steward Health Care System (“Steward”) today announced it has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire eight community hospitals affiliated with Community Health Systems (“CHS”). The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2017, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.
February 16, 2017
Newly renovated Emergency Department brings state-of-the-art facilities to local communities
Heart health is one of the most important factors that can affect wound healing. Chronic wounds affect approximately 6.7 million people in the United States, and these wounds cost more than $50 billion annually. If left untreated, chronic wounds can lead to a diminished quality of life and possible amputation of the affected limb.
Primary Care Physician Nita Pant, MD will talk about the causes of congestive heart failure, what patients can do on their own to help prevent it, treatment options, and common medications used to treat it.
Beth Cronin, a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator at Holy Family Hospital, will offer tips about meal planning, supermarket shopping, and snack choices.
Urologist Abdulrahman Babeir, MD will talk about the causes of incontinence in men and women, and available treatment options.