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Lowell General Sun Santa Raffle Sets New Record

Posted: Dec 27, 2013 5:09 PM EST

Forty-two lavish gift baskets were created and donated by different hospital departments from both Lowell General Hospital's Main Varnum Avenue Campus and the Saints campus. They were raffled off on Wednesday, December 18th in the hospital's Clark Auditorium before a spirited crowd of 200 onlookers. The sale of raffle tickets to staff, patients and the public yielded more than $55,00, an amount which the hospital matched to produce a total … more

One Incision Through Patient's Belly Button Leaves Virtually No Scar Lowell General Hospital recently became one of the first hospitals in New England to perform a robotic hysterectomy using a single, small incision. Gynecologic surgeon Nonnie-Marie Estella, MD performed the robotic single-site procedure using the daVinci Si® robotic system. The patient's uterus was removed utilizing a one-inch incision in her belly button, making the … more

The Sun Santa Basket Tradition Continues... Every December, Lowell General Hospital generously supports the local "Sun Santa Fund," established to help families from the Greater Lowell community that need assistance at the holidays. Over the years, the hospital has helped thousands of families. Last year, we were able to donate $109,400 to help the cause. This December the hospital will again display and sell tickets for the 'Sun Santa Theme … more

November 25-27th: Home for the Holidays Pie Sale

Posted: Nov 4, 2013 11:48 PM EST

Join Lowell General for its Home for the Holidays pie sale from Monday, November 25 to Wednesday, November 27. Choose from Apple, Pumpkin, Blueberry, Fruit of the Forest (a tasty mix of strawberries, rhubarb, apples, raspberries and blackberries) and Southern Pecan. All pies are $8.29 each, and will be on sale in the cafeterias at the main and Saints campuses during regular cafeteria hours. For an additional $3.99, purchase a bag of Rich's … more

Circle Health Kids Clinic Opens at Imajine That

Posted: Oct 31, 2013 6:49 PM EST

Circle Health , the parent organization of Lowell General Hospital, and Imajine That , the premier destination on Boston's North Shore for children's classes and workshops, educational indoor play and birthday parties, announced the opening of the Circle Health Kids Clinic at the Lawrence-based play area at the Riverwalk Properties. Imajine That is a 12,000 square foot space that recently renovated and designed an exhibit to mimic a … more

After being named a People's Choice winner at the Massachusetts Health Council's "Best of the Best" culinary chef's competition, Lowell General Hospital welcomed Jarvis Green, guest judge and former New England Patriot, to its main campus this month. The hospital's Food and Nutrition Team wowed the crowd with its Circle Health Seafood Crostini Sampler, filled with lobster, crab and shrimp, and was voted as one of the top three dishes by event … more

Lowell General Hospital was honored with an "A" grade in the Fall 2013 update to the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of the nation's leading experts on patient safety and is administered by The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog), an independent industry watchdog. The first and only hospital safety rating to … more

Patients, visitors and community now have quick and convenient access to helpful information about Lowell General Hospital using their smartphones, tablets and computers. Lowell General Hospital is proud to announce that it has partnered with market leading mobile application provider Panzara to provide hospital information to the community using smartphones. Panzara provides a free smartphone app that can be downloaded for iPhone®, … more

Go Red BetterU Makeover Challenge! Who We want YOU! The American Heart Association, along with Lowell General Hospital and the Genavix Wellness Network are seeking applicants for this life-changing challenge. We want applications from men and women who have a desire to change their lifestyle in order to live a more heart-healthy life. We will select individuals to participate in the BetterU Makeover Challenge and showcase them at The Heart … more

Circle Health News

Posted: Sep 24, 2013 11:01 PM EST

VNA of Greater Lowell earns Innovation Award Congratulations to the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Greater Lowell, which was recently presented with an "Innovation Award" by the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts! is award recognizes the VNA's effort to reduce health care costs by focusing attention on the needs of patients at high risk of hospitalization. Funded by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation, this … more

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