Hospitals

Franciscan Children's
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Franciscan Children’s Expands Pediatric Mental Health Resources

Franciscan Children’s is increasing access to pediatric mental health resources, thanks to a new partnership with the Archdiocese of Boston and an expansion of existing […]

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Why Are Boston’s Nurses So Damn Angry?

Boston leads the world when it comes to healthcare. So why are our caregivers so damn angry?

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BMC Employee Celebrates Remission on the Runway

All Taryn Graham wanted was to work at Boston Medical Center (BMC). She had no idea she’d soon be a patient there, too. “I wanted […]

Rachael and Beccy
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Two Identical Twins Gave Birth at Mount Auburn Hospital, Just Hours Apart

It started as a joke. When 34-year-old identical twins Beccy Pistone and Rachael McGeoch found themselves pregnant at the same time, they’d often laugh about […]

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Stronger Returns Home for Premiere at Spaulding Rehab Hospital

When the red carpet rolled out for Stronger, the upcoming film based on the memoir by Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman, it wasn’t at a […]

Mass General Hurricane Harvey
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Mass General Staffers Are Helping Hurricane Victims

With Hurricane Irma set to hit Florida early next week and southern Texas still recovering from Hurricane Harvey, Massachusetts General Hospital is lending a helping […]

Tufts nurses strike
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Tufts Medical Center Nurses Return to the Bargaining Table

UPDATED, September 1, 8:45 a.m.: After a full day of negotiations, Tufts and its nurses are still at an impasse. Moods seem to have improved since […]

Brigham and Women's
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Buyouts May Save Brigham and Women’s from Widespread Layoffs

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) looks likely to avoid widespread layoffs, thanks to voluntary workforce reduction measures taken earlier this year. In April, the hospital […]

MGH
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Massachusetts General Hospital Ranked Fourth Best in the Nation

The release of U.S. News & World Report’s influential best hospital rankings is like Christmas morning here in Boston. And this year, as usual, the list […]

Emerson Hospital
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Emerson Hospital Now Accepts Breast Milk Donations

If you want to donate blood, you don’t have to look far for a place to do so. For moms who want to donate breast […]

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A Local Woman Is Making Hospital Stays a Little Brighter

When Jean Sheehy’s late daughter, Megan, was in treatment for bone cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children (MGHfC), she would often find herself staying […]

Brigham and Women's
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Brigham and Women’s Hospital to Offer Voluntary Layoffs to Employees

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) will offer voluntary layoffs to staff members, just a few months after extending buyouts to 1,600 employees. According to an […]

Dana-Farber
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Dana-Farber, Brigham and Women’s Have an “Urgent Need” for Blood and Platelets

Summer months may have you in vacation mode, but if you have a couple of hours to spare today, spend them at the Kraft Family Blood Donor Center. […]

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Dr. Jennifer Tseng Is the First Female Chief of Surgery at a Major Boston Hospital

With the appointment of Dr. Jennifer Tseng, Boston finally has its first female chief of surgery at an academic medical center. Tseng, a widely published […]

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U.S. News Hospital Rankings Delayed Due to Data Errors

Massachusetts General Hospital must wait to learn whether it defended its place in U.S. News and World Report’s influential annual hospital rankings. In a blog post […]