Hospitals

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Norovirus Sends Hundreds To Hospitals In Boston Area

It’s been a rough cold and flu season so far and now hospitals are being flooded with patients suffering a severe stomach bug.

02/03/2012

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Curious About Germs On Hospital Scrubs

Since hospital employees come into direct contact with patients, some people are concerned that the scrubs can be contaminated with bacteria and germs.

08/02/2011

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Boston Teaching Hospitals Could Lose $322 Million

Proposed Medicare cuts would hit Massachusetts teaching hospitals especially hard.

07/08/2011

Mass General Hospital recently celebrated its 200th anniversary. (credit: massgeneral.org)

Study: MGH Ranked Top Hospital In Boston Area

The list of the state’s best hospitals is out, and again, the biggest names came out on top.

03/30/2011

Mass. Hospitals Resolve To Go Smoke Free In 2011

Massachusetts hospitals have a new goal for 2011 – banning all tobacco products from their campuses.

01/01/2011

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I-Team: Doctors, Nurses Not Required To Test For Drugs

The last thing someone going into surgery would ever consider is the possibility their doctor or nurse could be high on drugs. But it happens, sometimes with devastating consequences.

11/16/2010

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Lowell’s Only Detox Facility Shutting Down

Lowell is losing its only inpatient drug and alcohol detoxification facility, meaning addicts will have to travel farther for help and about 50 people will lose their jobs.

11/06/2010

Hospitals in Massachusetts 'top of the line'

  Hospitals in Massachusetts are outperforming hospitals nationwide when it comes to the quality of outpatient care.

07/08/2010

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