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October 9, 2012 - Lowell, MA – Once again the Lowell General Hospital Auxiliary presents its much anticipated annual Taste of the Town, gathering restaurants from around Greater Lowell for an evening of tasting and fun. The event will be taking place on Sunday, October 28th at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center in downtown Lowell. The festivities begin with a raffle basket preview starting at 4:30 p.m. Funds raised benefit the … more

October 3, 2012 – Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital recently announced the appointment for four of the hospital's leaders to new positions on the organization's senior management team. Lowell General President and Chief Executive Officer Normand Deschene praised the leaders for their vision and commitment to helping steer the hospital during a transformational time for the hospital and healthcare in the region. "As we build the new … more

August 31, 2012 – Lowell, MA - Friends and sponsors of Lowell General Hospital turned out in force at the LGH Challenge Golf Tournament this week, raising more than $410,000 for the Legacy Fund. More than 250 attendees hit the links at the tournament, now in its 17th year, held at The International in Bolton, Massachusetts on August 27th. Golfers enjoyed the challenging terrain of both The Pines and The Oaks Courses, a barbecue lunch, … more

Lowell General Unveils New 200,000 Square-Foot State-of-the-Art Facility   August 10, 2012 - Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital held a dedication ceremony of its new Dahod Building on Thursday, August 9, 2012 at its main campus at 295 Varnum Avenue in Lowell, Massachusetts. Hospital administrators, donors, city and government officials, and leaders from Gilbane Building Company, the real estate developer and construction company … more

Lowell General Hospital Named 2012 Most Wired

Posted: Jul 10, 2012 9:10 PM EST

Nation's Most Wired Hospitals Improve Efficiency with Health Information Technology Lowell General Hospital has been recognized as one of the nation's MOST WIRED for the second consecutive year, according to the results of the 2012 Most Wired Survey released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Lowell General is one of nine hospitals in Massachusetts to earn the prestigious honor. more

Circle Health Introduced as New Model of Healthcare Delivery as Hospital Merger is Complete June 28, 2012 - Lowell, MA – Lowell General Hospital and Saints Medical Center announced today that they have finalized their merger agreement and that the two hospitals will formally combine as Lowell General Hospital effective July 1, 2012. The two hospitals also announced today the establishment of Circle Health, Inc. Circle Health is not only … more

June 28, 2012 - North Chelmsford, MA - Lowell General Hospital celebrated the opening of its new facility at 14 Research Place in North Chelmsford, on Wednesday, June 27, 2012. Joined by Chelmsford town officials, hospital employees and physicians, the hospital hosted a ceremonial ribbon cutting and reception to officially open the new 31,258 square foot medical office building located between 10 and 20 Research Place. "We are here to … more

Hospital Ranks 13th in Large Business Category June 1, 2012 - Boston, MA - The Boston Business Journal has named Lowell General Hospital one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts in its tenth annual regional awards program. The top 25 companies in three size categories — small (20-100 employees), midsize (101-500 employees) and large (more than 500 employees) — were awarded during a lively breakfast ceremony on June 1st at … more

Annual Walk Closes in on Million Dollar Mark May 22, 2012 – Lowell, Mass. – Once again breaking previous records, the 13th annual Team Walk for CancerCare hosted by Lowell General Hospital on May 20th collected $908,000 to provide services and support for local cancer patients and their families. The Merrimack Valley's largest single-day fundraising event brought more than 5,000 walkers, volunteers, and supporters on a day that … more

Lowell General is First Hospital in Greater Boston to Perform Single Incision Gallbladder Removal with da Vinci® Si Surgical System May 10, 2012 - Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital announced today that it has expanded the offerings of its Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery and is the first hospital in Greater Boston to perform a single incision gallbladder removal procedure using the da Vinci Si Surgical System. On Thursday, May 10, … more

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