Search for an Article. Please enter Topic, Keywords or a Phrase
HCN News & Notes
For the second straight year, the February issue of The Healthcare News has gone red. Here’s why. Go Red for….
Dr. Jay Fleitman tells the story of a patient with sleep apnea who fell asleep one day behind the wheel…..
SPRINGFIELD — Mercy Medical Center has added a fixed unit for PET-CT imaging technology, making Western Mass. PET-CT Imaging the….
PITTSFIELD — The Berkshire Area Health Education Center (AHEC) has announced that it is a recipient of two Mass. Department….
As Governor-elect Deval Patrick and his new team contemplate a legislative strategy, reducing the cost of private health insurance for….
One of the most potent weapons we have for good health is immunization. Vaccines have an extraordinary record in preventing….
AGAWAM — Microtest has enhanced its analytical lab services with the installation of a new, advanced technology, the MicroSeq Microbial….
GREENFIELD — Catherine Morrell-Ambo, OTR/L, CHT, an occupational therapist with Baystate Rehabilitation Services at Franklin Medical Center, has completed her….
SPRINGFIELD — Dr. Robert L. Goodman, owner of the Goodman Vein and Laser Center in West Springfield, recently attended the….
HOLYOKE — Gail D. Fournier has been named Managed Care coordinator at Holyoke Medical Center. Fournier comes to Holyoke Medical….
WORCESTER — Michael P. Tsotsis, President and CEO of Benefit Development Group, has been appointed to the Board of Directors….
HOLYOKE — Patricia Tobey, RN, has been named Operating Room nurse manager at Holyoke Medical Center. Tobey brings to HMC….
HOLYOKE — Mary Tarail, M.D., has been appointed to the post of associate medical director of Geriatric Psychiatry at Providence….
WARE — The mission of Baystate Mary Lane Hospital is to improve the health of people in the community with….
NORTHAMPTON — At the Center for Complementary Therapies at Cooley Dickinson Hospital, healing is about the mind and spirit, as….
SPRINGFIELD — Mercy Medical Center recently introduced gender-specific knee replacement implants for women. The new device features a slightly different….
WALTHAM — The Mass. Medical Society (MMS), a statewide professional organization of physicians, has been honored with an Award of….
Cholinesterase inhibitors. Memantine. Ballroom dancing. Does any of these terms seem out of place among the others? It shouldn’t. While….
Hospital stays are a lot shorter than they used to be, says Cheryl Rumley. At the same time, though, the….
The Social Security Administration has launched a new system for screening disability claims filed by people in Massachusetts and the….
As you may have already heard or read, a Durable Power of Attorney (DPA) is a very important and beneficial….
Editor’s note: Heart disease, heart attacks, and strokes can affect anyone, at any age. Despite its prevalence, however, many people….
Irene Moore’s primary care physician told her she was in bad shape, with only a few months to live, if….
According to a recent Harvard University study, for every hour of physical activity, the average person gains two hours of….
Running for Life The American Cancer Society (ACS) recently honored several volunteers at its annual Relay for Life Summit. From….
Most of us are living longer into our 70s, 80s, and even 90s. With this comes the challenge of assuring….