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Participants will be given information on how they can better keep their infant or child safe in a moving motor vehicle Additional topics that will be covered are: the Child Passenger Safety Laws in Massachusetts, the 5 types of child car seats, basic child safety in car seats, and how to properly install car seats in the family vehicle. This course is a must for new or expectant parents who want to keep their children as safe as possible … more

Wellforce represents high quality, lower cost alternative model focused on supporting clinicians and their connections to patients Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced that they had finalized their agreement to establish a new health care system. The new system, which has been approved by the Department of Public Health and reviewed by the Health Policy Commission, will be known as Wellforce. Wellforce represents a … more

Helpful Information about Ebola

Posted: Oct 16, 2014 12:40 PM EST

Lowell General Hospital’s Infection Prevention and Emergency Preparedness teams have been closely monitoring the Ebola virus situation globally and working to ensure that Lowell General Hospital is prepared to handle any cases that may come our way. Being prepared to care for these patients while ensuring the safety of other patients, visitors and employees is of critical importance to us. Lowell General Hospital and its staff are … more

Lowell General Hospital Recognizes Star Performers

Posted: Oct 15, 2014 9:24 AM EST

Lowell General Hospital recognizes employees who exemplify the vision, standards and culture of the hospital as part of its  Star Performer of the Month program. Local employees recognized this year include: Phil Millward of Nashua, NH was named Lowell General Hospital’s Star Performer for July . Phil has been employed at Lowell General Hospital for 10 years and is an integral part of the Facilities team. He has been called a … more

October 27th - December 1st: PiYo™

Posted: Oct 13, 2014 10:37 PM EST

In a nutshell, PiYo will rock your world! Once you try it, you'll find that PiYo is unlike any other format, and guess what? You'll LOVE it! Don't worry no previous experience is required. What is PiYo™? PiYo is a unique class designed to build strength & gain flexibility. The moves fit perfectly together to form a class filled with intense choreography that's fun, challenging and will make you sweat. It's about energy, power, and … more

The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Lowell has been a proud member of the community since 1909. A trusted provider of home health care, hospice and community care services, the Visiting Nurse Association recently introduced a new name for the organization – Circle Home. “We are excited about this new identity because it reflects our belief that home is not only where your heart is, it’s where your sense of health and … more

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted: Oct 1, 2014 12:06 AM EST

How is Breast Cancer detected? In many cases women have signs and symptoms of breast cancer. In early stage cases women may have no symptoms at all. This is why participating in yearly screenings is very important. Symptoms to look for are: breast or nipple pain swelling of all or part of the breast nipple retraction (turning inward) skin irritation or dimpling nipple discharge (other than breast milk) redness, scaliness, or thickening of the … more

The weather was picture perfect on Sunday, September 14 for the annual Back to School Bike Safety Rodeo hosted by Lowell General Hospital, Lowell Police Department, the Kiwanis Club of Lowell and the Target Corporation. This year, over 200 children from 1 to 15-years-old participated in the rodeo and were fitted with brand new helmets, made possible through generous donations from all of our community partners. The event provided the … more

Local golfers swung their clubs for a great cause on Monday, August 25, 2014 as 224 people turned out for the 19th Annual Lowell General Hospital Challenge held at The International in Bolton, Massachusetts. This year’s event raised $439,000 to support the expansion of Lowell General Hospital’s cardiac catheterization laboratory at its main campus in Lowell and the launch of Circle Health Westford, which opened on Monday, August … more

Lowell General Hospital Named 2014 Most Wired

Posted: Jul 25, 2014 10:59 PM EST

Most Wired Hospitals Connect Providers and Patients Lowell General Hospital was named Most Wired for the fourth consecutive year, according to the results of the 2014 Most Wired Survey released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks . Lowell General is one of 10 hospitals in Massachusetts to earn the prestigious honor. As the nation’s health care industry transitions to more integrated and patient-centered care, hospitals … more

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