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Liz Walz had already talked about the Genesis Spiritual Life and Conference Center for some time, putting a wide array….
Regular exercise, a good diet, and maintaining a proper weight are key steps medical experts consistently recommend for good health….
Accountable-care organization. Integrated delivery system. Alternative quality contract. Global budget. All of these are buzzwords that have been floating through….
It’s an increasingly connected world out there, Carl Cameron says, and healthcare providers can no longer deny it. As director….
Senior citizens with health needs have plenty of options, running the gamut from home care to assisted living to nursing-home….
A peaceful oasis sits high on a hill in West Springfield, surrounded by 18 acres of grounds that are punctuated….
When Shelley Parker and her husband, Jonathan Gottsche, took Parker’s elderly father into their home in Northampton last summer, it….
At some point, many people reach a time in their lives where they need help with day-to-day living. Elders often….
More than half of all adults 65 and older have three or more chronic (ongoing) medical problems, such as heart….
There is nothing more important we can do as parents and caregivers than to protect the safety and health of….
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, passed by Congress in 2010, contains numerous provisions which have and will become….
WASHINGTON — To bolster ongoing efforts to address the leading causes of suffering and death across the nation and to….
WALTHAM — Declaring that “home safety is not an accident,” the Mass. Medical Society (MMS) Alliance and the Safety Institute….
SPRINGFIELD — The latest results of the 2012 Performance Summary for Massachusetts nursing-education programs rank American International College tops in….
GREENFIELD — Baystate Franklin Medical Center was recognized with an ‘A’ Hospital Safety Score by the Leapfrog Group, an independent….
LENOX — Kimball Farms recently earned the prestigious five-year CARF–CCAC accreditation, an unusual accomplishment for a first-time applicant. The accreditation….
PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Health Systems has announced that it is partnering with Baystate MRI and Imaging and Shields Health Care….
SPRINGFIELD — Organizers of this year’s Step Out for Hospice on June 8 are now recruiting walkers to participate in….
WESTFIELD — Noble Hospital was recognized with an ‘A’ hospital-safety score by the Leapfrog Group, an independent, national nonprofit run….
SPRINGFIELD — Helping to create miracles for sick kids — whether they suffer from common childhood afflictions such as asthma….
PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Medical Center (BMC) was awarded the 2013 Partner for Change Award by Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading….
SOUTHAMPTON – People who are prescribed blood thinning medication such as Coumadin (warfarin) to prevent and treat blood clots need….
WALTHAM — Saying that it has “steadfastly held that the health professions have a special obligation to promote the public….