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Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Lowell Offers Free Bereavement Support Groups

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Greater Lowell, Inc. is offering FREE bereavement support groups for adults who have experienced a significant loss through death. These facilitated groups offer an opportunity for discussion and sharing with others who are grieving."Now What: Life After Loss" meets on the second Tuesday of every month, at 4:30pm, at D'Youville's Center for Advanced Therapy chapel, 1071 Varnum Avenue in Lowell."Stitching Your Tapestry of Healing" begins on January 15… The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Greater Lowell, Inc. is offering FREE bereavement support groups for adults who have experienced a…

You Don't Have to Live with Varicose Veins

If you're one of the more than 25 million Americans who suffer from uncomfortable and unsightly varicose veins, help is available from our experienced specialists at the Vein Center at Lowell General Hospital. Venous disease is an under-diagnosed and under-treated medical problem. Our goal is to educate and treat those with the condition and to restore healthy legs! Visit us at our new Vein Center on Lowell General Hospital's Saints campus. Learn About Us and what we offer. Find out about… If you're one of the more than 25 million Americans who suffer from uncomfortable and unsightly varicose veins, help is available from our…

Shields MRI Services Extended

Lowell General Hospital extended Shields MRI services to our Saints campus effective Thursday, January 2, 2014 A leader in diagnostic imaging for more than 25 years, Shields Health Care Group has an unwavering commitment to quality imaging and interpretation, with the latest technology to bring the latest MRI technology at a high value to patients. MRI testing is now available at Lowell General Hospital at one of our three Shields MRI locations:   Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus295… Lowell General Hospital extended Shields MRI services to our Saints campus effective Thursday, January 2, 2014 A leader in diagnostic imaging for…

Lowell General Welcomes First Baby of 2014

2014 has already proven to be an exciting year for a Dracut, Massachusetts family. Jennifer and Carl Tancredi of Dracut welcomed their son Dante Joseph Tancredi, who was born at Lowell General Hospital just after the stroke of midnight at 12:01 a.m. Dante Joseph Tancredi weighed 8 pounds and 4 ounces and measured 20 ¼ inches long. Named after his father Carl Tancredi's grandfather Dante and his mother Jennifer's father Joseph, Dante joins his proud parents and big sister Marianna, who is 16… 2014 has already proven to be an exciting year for a Dracut, Massachusetts family. Jennifer and Carl Tancredi of Dracut welcomed their son Dante…

First Robotic Single-Site Hysterectomy Performed at Lowell General Hospital

One Incision Through Patient's Belly Button Leaves Virtually No Scar Lowell General Hospital recently became one of the first hospitals in New England to perform a robotic hysterectomy using a single, small incision. Gynecologic surgeon Nonnie-Marie Estella, MD performed the robotic single-site procedure using the daVinci Si® robotic system. The patient's uterus was removed utilizing a one-inch incision in her belly button, making the procedure virtually scarless. Approximately 600,000… One Incision Through Patient's Belly Button Leaves Virtually No Scar Lowell General Hospital recently became one of the first hospitals in New…

November 25-27th: Home for the Holidays Pie Sale

Join Lowell General for its Home for the Holidays pie sale from Monday, November 25 to Wednesday, November 27.Choose from Apple, Pumpkin, Blueberry, Fruit of the Forest (a tasty mix of strawberries, rhubarb, apples, raspberries and blackberries) and Southern Pecan. All pies are $8.29 each, and will be on sale in the cafeterias at the main and Saints campuses during regular cafeteria hours. For an additional $3.99, purchase a bag of Rich's Non-Dairy Whipped Topping for the finishing touch to… Join Lowell General for its Home for the Holidays pie sale from Monday, November 25 to Wednesday, November 27.Choose from Apple, Pumpkin,…

Circle Health Kids Clinic Opens at Imajine That

Norm Deschene, President and Chief Executive Officer of Circle Health and Chief Executive Officer of Lowell General Hospital together with Jessica Brenes, Vice President of Operations of Imajine That, David Pickul, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Circle Health, Michelle Davis, Vice President of External Affairs of Lowell General Hospital, and Aubrey and Hayleigh Davis of North Andover, MA celebrate the opening of the Circle Health Kids Clinic at Imajine That in Lawrence. Circle Health, the… Norm Deschene, President and Chief Executive Officer of Circle Health and Chief Executive Officer of Lowell General Hospital together with Jessica…

Lowell General Hospital Welcomed Former New England Patriot and Guest Judge Jarvis Green After Being Voted a People's Choice Winner in Massachusetts Health Council's Culinary Competition

After being named a People's Choice winner at the Massachusetts Health Council's "Best of the Best" culinary chef's competition, Lowell General Hospital welcomed Jarvis Green, guest judge and former New England Patriot, to its main campus this month. The hospital's Food and Nutrition Team wowed the crowd with its Circle Health Seafood Crostini Sampler, filled with lobster, crab and shrimp, and was voted as one of the top three dishes by event attendees. The Massachusetts Health Council's… After being named a People's Choice winner at the Massachusetts Health Council's "Best of the Best" culinary chef's competition, Lowell General…

Lowell General Hospital Awarded "A" Grade by Hospital Safety Score

Lowell General Hospital was honored with an "A" grade in the Fall 2013 update to the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of the nation's leading experts on patient safety and is administered by The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog), an independent industry watchdog. The first and only hospital safety rating to be analyzed in the peer-reviewed Journal of Patient… Lowell General Hospital was honored with an "A" grade in the Fall 2013 update to the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect…

Lowell General Hospital Information Now Available on New Smartphone App

Patients, visitors and community now have quick and convenient access to helpful information about Lowell General Hospital using their smartphones, tablets and computers. Lowell General Hospital is proud to announce that it has partnered with market leading mobile application provider Panzara to provide hospital information to the community using smartphones. Panzara provides a free smartphone app that can be downloaded for iPhone®, iPod® and Android™ smartphones. Any type of smartphone… Patients, visitors and community now have quick and convenient access to helpful information about Lowell General Hospital using their smartphones,…

Looking for participants for the Go Red BetterU Makeover Challenge

Go Red BetterU Makeover Challenge! Who We want YOU! The American Heart Association, along with Lowell General Hospital and the Genavix Wellness Network are seeking applicants for this life-changing challenge. We want applications from men and women who have a desire to change their lifestyle in order to live a more heart-healthy life. We will select individuals to participate in the BetterU Makeover Challenge and showcase them at The Heart Health Fair.Who What The individuals selected… Go Red BetterU Makeover Challenge! Who We want YOU! The American Heart Association, along with Lowell General Hospital and the Genavix Wellness…

Circle Health News

VNA of Greater Lowell earns Innovation Award Congratulations to the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Greater Lowell, which was recently presented with an "Innovation Award" by the Home Care Alliance of Massachusetts! This award recognizes the VNA's effort to reduce health care costs by focusing attention on the needs of patients at high risk of hospitalization. Funded by the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation, this initiative extends VNA's expertise to those who may not be… VNA of Greater Lowell earns Innovation Award Congratulations to the Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Greater Lowell, which was recently…

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