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Join the Mobile Health Fair in Mattapan on Thursday

Hospitals and other medical care providers are always looking for new ways to bring healthcare to people who need it. Taking a page from the […]

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The American Heart Association’s Paul Dudley White Award Nominee Announced

This year’s honoree for the prestigious Paul Dudley White Award, which is named after one of Boston’s most revered cardiologists, Dr. Paul Dudley White, the […]

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Beth Israel Deaconess and New England Baptist Partnership

New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH), a hospital in Roxbury Crossing that specializes in orthopedic care, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) are forming a […]

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Massachusetts Ranks Second in Emergency Hospital Support Care

Between 1993 and 2003, the number of visits to emergency departments increased 26 percent (90.3 million to 113.9 million), yet during that same time period, […]

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Six Heroic Saves

For the victims of the marathon bombings, the process of healing isn’t merely physical—it’s emotional, too. And the bonds they forged with the doctors who treated them that fateful day have helped restore both mind and body.

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Health Policy Commission Makes $10 Million Available for Community Hospitals

The Health Policy Commission (HPC), a new independent state agency that monitors health care delivery, reforms payment systems, and develops policies to reduce overall cost growth […]

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Beth Israel Deaconess Earns National Award

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, which is the leading accreditor of health care […]

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Massachusetts Hospitals Ace Safety Ratings Exam

Ask any resident of Massachusetts, especially in the Boston area, and they’ll say the Commonwealth has the best of everything. We’re full of city-wide and […]

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A Children’s Hospital in New Hampshire Goes Viral in Lip Dub Video

The Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) in Lebanon, New Hampshire posted this lip dub rendition of Katy Perry’s “ROAR”, which according to the hospital’s Facebook […]

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Boston Medical Center Gets Two Grants Worth $3.5 Million

Boston Medical Center (BMC) was awarded two Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) grants this month: one to study the delivery of cancer care to patients who […]

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Brigham and Women’s Launches the 2013 Bright Futures Competition

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) has launched the 2013 Bright Futures Prize competition, which is a way for “the people” to select which group of […]

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Boston Children’s and IBM Team Up

When Dr. Jeffrey Burns, chief of critical care medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital, received a phone call from a pediatrician in Guatemala who needed immediate advice […]

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Beth Israel Deaconess Launches A ‘Brain Fit Club’

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) is launching a “Brain Fit Club” to help support brain health by creating personalized brain “workout routines” which are […]

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Get Paid $4,725 To Sleep For Science

How does $4,725 for 22 days of work sound to you? What if we told you that “work” actually means sleeping? NASA and Brigham and […]

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Brigham and Women’s Hospital Hosting A Hackathon

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) is launching an innovation center Friday called the BWH iHub. To celebrate the new launch, BWH is hosting a hackathon event designed […]