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Proceeds Benefit the Sihanouk Hospital Center of HOPE and the Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital in Cambodia Lowell General Hospital announced today that it will sponsor the upcoming exhibit ALIVE featuring photographs by artist Kim Hak this June at the Ayer Lofts Art Gallery , 172 Middle Street in Lowell, Massachusetts. ALIVE is Hak’s personal concept to reveal the intimate memory of old photos and usual objects entrusted to him by local … more

June is National Men's Health Month

Posted: Jun 1, 2015 12:22 AM EST

"Recognizing and preventing men's health problems is not just a man's issue. Because of its impact on wives, mothers, sisters, daughters men's health is truly a family issue." - Congressman Bill Richardson The purpose of Men's Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This month health care providers have the opportunity to encourage … more

Lowell General Hospital has again attained Magnet® recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. The Magnet Recognition Program is the highest designation a hospital can achieve for patient care. It recognizes healthcare organizations for high-quality patient care, exemplary patient outcomes and satisfaction, nursing excellence and innovations in professional practice. Lowell … more

Holiday Hours for Urgent Care

Posted: May 20, 2015 12:28 AM EST

Circle Health's Urgent Care centers provide walk-in, urgent care for non-life threatening conditions and other ailments that require prompt medical attention.  Circle Health Urgent Care located at 198 Littleton Road in Westford and  Lowell General Hospital Urgent Care located at 1230 Bridge Street in Lowell will be open from 8:00am-4:00pm on the following holidays: Monday, May 25 - Memorial Day Saturday, July 4 - Independence Day … more

The nation’s largest health care event, National Hospital Week dates back to 1921 when it was suggested by a magazine editor who hoped a community wide celebration would alleviate public fears about hospitals. The celebration, launched in Chicago, succeeded in promoting trust and goodwill among members of the public and eventually spread to facilities across the country. A hospital is more than a place where people go to heal, it is a … more

Join us on Tuesdays, May 5th- June 9th, from 1:30-3:30pm This FREE six-week workshop is offered to adults of any age who are living with the challenges of one or more persistent health conditions. Learn strategies developed and tested by researchers that will help you: Set and meet personal goals Identify and try out simple techniques that can improve your quality of life Improve communication with your doctor Handle stress and learn to relax … more

Effective Monday, April 27, 2015, Lowell General Hospital participates in the Massachusetts Immunization Information System (MIIS). The MIIS is a statewide, electronic record-keeping system (or registry) that keeps track of your immunizations (shots). This new system will help us keep complete and accurate records of the shots that you or your children get from any doctor or healthcare provider in Massachusetts. It was developed by the … more

As agencies and individuals throughout Greater Lowell work to combat the opiate epidemic facing local residents, the city is also working to tackle another substance use challenge that is growing, especially among young people in our area. The use of so-called “designer” drugs or synthetic drugs, such as bath salts, K2, Spice and many others has grown substantially over the past several years and has caused overdoses and other … more

Lowell General Hospital’s Cat Walk for CancerCare Fashion Show raised $29,700 to benefit the hospital’s Team Walk for CancerCare program. The sellout event was held at Lenzi’s in Dracut on Friday, March 27. Over 400 people enjoyed a fashion show sponsored by Ann Taylor, J.Jill, Black Box, MAC Cosmetics of the Pheasant Lane Mall and Evolution Hair Design and Day Spa. This year’s Team Walk for CancerCare will be held on … more

Amy Werner Appointed Director of Philanthropy

Posted: Apr 8, 2015 10:46 PM EST

We are pleased to announce that Amy Werner is the hospital’s new Director of Philanthropy. As director, Amy serves as an integral member of Lowell General Hospital’s leadership team. She is responsible for all aspects of Lowell General Hospital’s fundraising programs, which currently raise $3 million annually through a variety of initiatives including events, direct mail, fundraising, e-philanthropy, gifts in kind, memorial … more

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