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Lowell General Hospital Named 2013 Most Wired

Posted: Jul 26, 2013 9:30 PM EST

July 26, 2013 - Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital has been recognized as one of the nation's Most Wired for the third consecutive year, according to the results of the 2013 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. This year marks the 15th anniversary of Health Care's Most Wired Survey. In that time, … more

July 19, 2013 – Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital recently hosted a sports injury and concussion prevention and awareness program in partnership with Lowell-based football helmet manufacturer Xenith. The program was held on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Lowell General Hospital's main campus located at 295 Varnum Avenue in Lowell, Massachusetts. Featured speakers included New England Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty, retired NFL … more

July 16, 2013 - Washington, D.C. – Lowell General Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2013-14 in Massachusetts, ranking among the top 10 hospitals in the metropolitan Boston area and 12th overall in the state. The U.S. News & World Report's 24th annual Best Hospitals ranking identified Lowell General Hospital among the high-performing hospitals in the nation in four specialties: Diabetes and Endocrinology, … more

Beacon Award for Excellence honors top hospital units that employ evidence-based practices to improve patient, family outcomes and align those practices with AACN's Healthy Work Environment Standards June 14, 2013 - Lowell, MA – Lowell General Hospital was recently awarded a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) at the organization's National Teaching Institute & Critical … more

Local Students Receive Support to Pursue Higher Education in Field of Health Science June 14, 2013 - Lowell, MA – Two young achievers were recently awarded with the Lowell General Hospital Medical Staff Scholarship this year. Elsa Kallman of Ipswich and Brigid Donovan of Andover, Massachusetts were named as the 2013 Medical Staff Scholarship recipients. Both students were recognized for their exceptional accomplishments in areas of … more

Hospital Ranks 9th in Large Employer Category June 14, 2013 - Boston, MA – The Boston Business Journal has named Lowell General Hospital as one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts in its eleventh annual regional awards program. The hospital ranked ninth in the Large Employer category. The honor recognizes Lowell General Hospital's achievements in creating a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a … more

May 23, 2013 – Lowell, MA - Lowell General Hospital's 14th annual Team Walk for CancerCare held on May 19th raised a record-breaking $920,000 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 to the Tsongas Center on a beautiful Sunday morning. Many participants donned t-shirts for loved … more

May 21, 2013 - Lowell, MA - At the annual meeting of Circle Health, president and CEO Normand E. Deschene spoke about the "extraordinary opportunity before us to completely transform the way health care is delivered in Greater Lowell and throughout the Merrimack Valley." Deschene stated that the introduction of Circle Health – and its promise of delivering "complete connected care" – "builds upon but goes beyond the work we have … more

March 19, 2013 - Lowell, MA – Lowell General Hospital will give children the opportunity to learn valuable health information and alleviate fears about hospitalization by helping them become doctors for a day at Lowell General Hospital's annual teddy bear clinic at the Pheasant Lane Mall in Nashua on Saturday, April 20, 2013. This free event's main focus is to help reduce children's fears of hospitals as they perform a variety of mock … more

March 19, 2013 – Lowell, MA - A sold out crowd of 550 guests celebrated Lowell General Hospital’s 8th Annual Ball for Community Health Initiatives on Saturday, March 2, 2013. The event, held at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium, raised over $217,000 to help fund vital health and wellness programs which benefit residents of the Greater Lowell community.
“This year’s ball carried on the tradition of being an incredible … more

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