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June, 30, 2015 - Chatham, MA – Normand Deschene, FACHE, the CEO of Wellforce, president & CEO of Circle Health, and CEO of Lowell General Hospital, has been awarded the prestigious 2015 William L. Lane Hospital Advocate Award from the Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA). Each year at the association’s annual meeting, MHA publicly acknowledges one senior hospital or health system executive who exemplifies exceptional … more

June 3, 2015 - Lowell, MA – Five thousand walkers and volunteers at Lowell General Hospital’s 16th annual Team Walk for CancerCare held on May 31st raised $864,500 to provide services and support for local cancer patients and their families. Organizers of the Merrimack Valley’s largest single-day fundraising event expect additional donations to come in over the next few months. Many participants donned t-shirts for loved … more

June 15, 2015 - Lowell, MA – Local scholars Dylan Gibbons of Worcester, MA and Darrith Phan of Chelmsford, MA were named as Lowell General Hospital’s 2015 Medical Staff Scholarship recipients. The Medical Staff Scholarship program provides financial support to students who are pursuing higher education in the field of health science. Both students were recognized for their exceptional accomplishments in areas of academic, cultural … more

June 3, 2015 – Lowell, MA – Lowell General Hospital recognizes exceptional leaders whose extraordinary contributions consistently make a difference throughout the hospital’s community as part of its Cupola Award Recipient Program. Employees nominate their managers and supervisors based on their outstanding leadership qualities and abilities to meet the hospital’s Standards of Performance and dimensions of Complete … more

Proceeds Benefit the Sihanouk Hospital Center of HOPE and the Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital in Cambodia June 1, 2015 - Lowell, MA – 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 … more

May 26, 2015 - Lowell, MA – 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 … more

April 9, 2015 - Lowell, MA - 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 … more

March 13, 2015 - Lowell, MA - A sold out crowd of nearly 600 guests celebrated at Circle Health’s Ball for Community Health Initiatives on Saturday, March 7, 2015. The event, held at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, raised over $297,000 to help fund vital health and wellness programs which benefit residents of the Greater Lowell community. “The Circle Health Ball for Community Health Initiatives has been an incredible … more

As of February 2015, 2381 ambulatory sites tracked by HIMSS Analytics had reached Stage 6 on its Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model SM (A-EMRAM) March 12, 2015 - Lowell, MA – HIMSS Analytics announced Circle Health Urgent Care in Westford, WomanHealth at Lowell General Hospital Chelmsford, Lowell General Hospital’s Cancer Center, WomanHealth at Circle Health Westford, and Lowell General Hospital Urgent Care have … more

March 3, 2015 - Chelmsford, MA - Lowell General Hospital’s outpatient physical therapy and occupational therapy departments moved to a newly expanded space at 43 Village Square in Chelmsford on Monday, March 2, 2015 to provide more services, expanded hours, convenience and accessibility for patients. “We are so excited to offer our patients the latest in amenities – from a modern exercise space that looks like a … more

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