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The Auxiliary's 28th Annual Taste of the Town Raises Over $60k for Lowell General Hospital Patients and Services

A sold out crowd of 400 guests enjoyed the Merrimack Valley’s finest culinary creations at the annual Taste of the Town held at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center on Sunday, October 26. “The success was made possible by the dedicated woman of the Auxiliary board, the volunteers and the wonderful restaurants,” said Carrie Meikle, Lowell General Auxiliary President. “The talented chefs never cease to amaze guests with the wide variety of impressive foods and beautiful table… A sold out crowd of 400 guests enjoyed the Merrimack Valley’s finest culinary creations at the annual Taste of the Town held at the UMass Lowell…

November 12th: Basic Child Passenger Safety Class - an event for new and expectant parents

Participants will be given information on how they can better keep their infant or child safe in a moving motor vehicleAdditional topics that will be covered are: the Child Passenger Safety Laws in Massachusetts, the 5 types of child car seats, basic child safety in car seats, and how to properly install car seats in the family vehicle. This course is a must for new or expectant parents who want to keep their children as safe as possible while in the family car!Wednesday, November 12th, 2014… Participants will be given information on how they can better keep their infant or child safe in a moving motor vehicleAdditional topics that will…

Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital Finalize Agreement Forming New Health System

Wellforce represents high quality, lower cost alternative model focused on supporting clinicians and their connections to patientsTufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced that they had finalized their agreement to establish a new health care system. The new system, which has been approved by the Department of Public Health and reviewed by the Health Policy Commission, will be known as Wellforce. Wellforce represents a unique model that will improve coordination of care… Wellforce represents high quality, lower cost alternative model focused on supporting clinicians and their connections to patientsTufts Medical…

Helpful Information about Ebola

Lowell General Hospital’s Infection Prevention and Emergency Preparedness teams have been closely monitoring the Ebola virus situation globally and working to ensure that Lowell General Hospital is prepared to handle any cases that may come our way. Being prepared to care for these patients while ensuring the safety of other patients, visitors and employees is of critical importance to us. Lowell General Hospital and its staff are following recommendations from The Centers for Disease… Lowell General Hospital’s Infection Prevention and Emergency Preparedness teams have been closely monitoring the Ebola virus situation globally and…

Lowell General Hospital Recognizes Star Performers

Lowell General Hospital recognizes employees who exemplify the vision, standards and culture of the hospital as part of its Star Performer of the Month program. Local employees recognized this year include: Phil Millward Phil Millward of Nashua, NH was named Lowell General Hospital’s Star Performer for July. Phil has been employed at Lowell General Hospital for 10 years and is an integral part of the Facilities team. He has been called a jack-of-all-trades and has been invaluable to… Lowell General Hospital recognizes employees who exemplify the vision, standards and culture of the hospital as part of its Star Performer of the…

October 27th - December 1st: PiYo™

In a nutshell, PiYo™ will rock your world! Once you try it, you'll find that PiYo™ is unlike any other format, and guess what? You'll LOVE it! Don't worry no previous experience is required. What is PiYo™? PiYo is a unique class designed to build strength & gain flexibility. The moves fit perfectly together to form a class filled with intense choreography that's fun, challenging and will make you sweat. It's about energy, power, and rhythm. Think sculpted abdominals, increased overall… In a nutshell, PiYo™ will rock your world! Once you try it, you'll find that PiYo™ is unlike any other format, and guess what? You'll LOVE it!…

Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Lowell Introduces New Name - Circle Home

The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Lowell has been a proud member of the community since 1909. A trusted provider of home health care, hospice and community care services, the Visiting Nurse Association recently introduced a new name for the organization – Circle Home. “We are excited about this new identity because it reflects our belief that home is not only where your heart is, it’s where your sense of health and well-being is best realized,” says Rachel Chaddock, Executive… The Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Lowell has been a proud member of the community since 1909. A trusted provider of home health care,…

Lowell General Hospital Golf Challenge Raises $439,000 to Support Vital Hospital Services

Golf Committee Chairman Michael Dubuque (left) of Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union and Golf Committee Vice Chairman Bryan Shanley (right) of PRIDEStar EMS present a check for $439,000 to Lowell General Hospital President Jody White during Monday’s Lowell General Hospital Golf Challenge held at The International in Bolton. Local golfers swung their clubs for a great cause on Monday, August 25, 2014 as 224 people turned out for the 19th Annual Lowell General Hospital Challenge held at The… Golf Committee Chairman Michael Dubuque (left) of Jeanne D'Arc Credit Union and Golf Committee Vice Chairman Bryan Shanley (right) of PRIDEStar EMS…

Lowell General Hospital Named 2014 Most Wired

Most Wired Hospitals Connect Providers and PatientsLowell General Hospital was named Most Wired for the fourth consecutive year, according to the results of the 2014 Most Wired Survey released in the July issue of Hospitals & Health Networks. Lowell General is one of 10 hospitals in Massachusetts to earn the prestigious honor.As the nation’s health care industry transitions to more integrated and patient-centered care, hospitals are utilizing information technology to better connect… Most Wired Hospitals Connect Providers and PatientsLowell General Hospital was named Most Wired for the fourth consecutive year, according to the…

Boston Business Journal Honors Lowell General Hospital as a 2014 "Best Places to Work" Winner

Lowell General Hospital has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts by The Boston Business Journal for the fifth year in a row. Ranking eighth in the large employer category, Lowell General Hospital continues to create a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees through a combination of employee satisfaction, working conditions and company culture. Lowell General Hospital was one of over 400 companies to qualify for consideration based on a two-stage… Lowell General Hospital has been named one of the Best Places to Work in Massachusetts by The Boston Business Journal for the fifth year in a row.…

U.S. News & World Report Names Lowell General Hospital Among Best in Massachusetts

Lowell General Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2014-15 in Massachusetts, ranking among the top 15 hospitals in the metropolitan Boston area and 18th overall in the state. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients.“Lots of drive and dedication are put forth by every employee here at Lowell General Hospital, and this top institution ranking truly exhibits the… Lowell General Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2014-15 in Massachusetts, ranking among the top 15 hospitals in the…

Lowell General Hospital Recognizes Star Performers

Lowell General Hospital recognizes employees who exemplify the vision, standards and culture of the hospital as part of its Star Performer of the Month program. Local employees recognized this year include: Lynne Cole Lynne Cole of North Chelmsford was named Lowell General Hospital’s Star Performer for April. Lynne was ordained in 2012 and became a full-time chaplain at the main campus at Lowell General Hospital that same year. Lynne is a caring individual who prides herself on assisting… Lowell General Hospital recognizes employees who exemplify the vision, standards and culture of the hospital as part of its Star Performer of the…

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