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Norwell Couple Invests $5M in South Shore Health’s Vision for Community Care

South Shore Health has received a $5 million gift from Digger & Susan Donahue of Norwell, President and CEO Allen L. Smith, MD, MS announced today...

Norwell Couple Invests $5M in South Shore Health’s Vision for Community Care

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Rita Bower will assist patients and customers with wig selections.

Private, Stylish New Space Opens for Wig Services and Sales

South Shore Health has announced the return of wig services, which was once offered by The Boutique during its tenure in the Dana Farber/Brigham & Women Cancer Center in affiliation with South Shore...

Private, Stylish New Space Opens for Wig Services and Sales

More than 600 people participated in the 2021 Walk for Hospice

 Walk for Hospice Raises $205,000

Hospice of the South Shore, part of South Shore Health, provides care for those who are terminally ill using a patient and family-centered approach regardless of a person’s diagnosis or ability to pay...

 Walk for Hospice Raises $205,000

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An Update on South Shore Health’s COVID-19 Precautions

The state of Massachusetts lifted its COVID-19 state of emergency on June 15, 2021, a sign that the state continues to see COVID-19 numbers trend in the right direction. As part of our commitment to...

An Update on South Shore Health’s COVID-19 Precautions

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Norwell Couple Invests $5M in South Shore Health’s Vision for Community Care

South Shore Health has received a $5 million gift from Digger & Susan Donahue of Norwell, President and CEO Allen L. Smith, MD, MS announced today. The Donahues are long-time donors to the healthcare...

Norwell Couple Invests $5M in South Shore Health’s Vision for Community Care

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A Record-Shattering Event: South Shore Health Golf Classic Raises $436,000 for Behavioral Health and Substance Use Disorder Services

More than 390 business leaders and supporters of South Shore Health recently gathered at Pinehills Golf Club in Plymouth and Plymouth Country Club to help raise money for Behavioral Health and...

A Record-Shattering Event: South Shore Health Golf Classic Raises $436,000 for Behavioral Health and Substance Use Disorder Services

Kim Dever, MD, Vice President of Medical Affairs, South Shore Health and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, South Shore Hospital; Courtney Csikesz, MD, pediatric dermatologist, South Shore Hospital and South Coast Dermatology and Cosmetic Center

Making an Impact: South Shore Hospital babies and their caregivers receive “sun-safe” gift bags from IMPACT Melanoma Foundation and Arbella Insurance

IMPACT Melanoma Foundation and Arbella Insurance recently donated 150 “sun- safe” gift bags to South Shore Hospital’s newest parents and their newborns.

Making an Impact: South Shore Hospital babies and their caregivers receive “sun-safe” gift bags from IMPACT Melanoma Foundation and Arbella Insurance

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First-Time Moms Enjoy Mother's Day After "Pandemic Pregnancies"

An article from The Patriot Ledger details the experiences of first-time South Shore moms during the pandemic, including their care experiences at South Shore Health.

First-Time Moms Enjoy Mother's Day After "Pandemic Pregnancies"

A group of South Shore Health leaders cuts the ribbon on 797 Main Street

Opening a “Community Door”: South Shore Health transitions behavioral health and SUD services to a new, spacious location

Two programs within the Grayken Center for Treatment at South Shore Health will transition to a new, spacious location at 797 Main Street, Weymouth. Learn more about the new location of the bridge...

Opening a “Community Door”: South Shore Health transitions behavioral health and SUD services to a new, spacious location

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South Shore Hospital Earns an “A” for Patient Safety for Spring 2021 From The Leapfrog Group

For the fifth consecutive time, South Shore Hospital has earned an “A” safety grade rating from The Leapfrog Group, a designation that ranks the hospital among the safest in the Greater Boston area...

South Shore Hospital Earns an “A” for Patient Safety for Spring 2021 From The Leapfrog Group

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Notice of Virtual Public Forum on Determination of Need Application

The forum will be held on Thursday, March 18th from 5:00 to 6:30 PM. Any interested persons are invited to attend and provide comments.

Notice of Virtual Public Forum on Determination of Need Application

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Mobile Integrated Health Brings COVID-19 Clinical Trial to Community Members’ Homes

With the region experiencing yet another surge in cases of COVID-19, the Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) program is participating in an innovative clinical trial that brings a much talked about drug to...

Mobile Integrated Health Brings COVID-19 Clinical Trial to Community Members’ Homes

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South Shore Health Postpones Select Inpatient Surgical Procedures

The growing number of coronavirus cases across Massachusetts has led to new guidance from the state, which requires us to postpone select inpatient surgeries to keep beds open in the event they are...

South Shore Health Postpones Select Inpatient Surgical Procedures

A young child sits with her mother as a nurse swabs her arm prior to receiving a vaccine.

COVID-19 Vaccine for Children & Teens: Your Questions, Answered

​​​​​​​As the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine continues in the United States, vaccination is now an option for younger patients. This has led to a number of vaccine-related questions from parents.

COVID-19 Vaccine for Children & Teens: Your Questions, Answered

Jim Sheehan of the South Shore Shares his Cancer Story

How Early Colorectal Screening Changed One South Shore Man’s Life

Jim Sheehan never expected to receive a cancer diagnosis at the young age of 54. As a South Shore resident and family man, he now serves as an advocate to his friends, family, and coworkers for early cancer screenings - especially colonoscopies.

How Early Colorectal Screening Changed One South Shore Man’s Life

A forklift driver gets advice from her supervisor

10 Tips for Forklift Safety

Roughly 1 out of every 10 forklifts in the United States will be involved in an accident each year. Our injury prevention team offers tips on how to use a forklift safely.

10 Tips for Forklift Safety

A sweaty preteen drinks water on a hot day

Learn the Signs of Heat Emergencies

The dog days of summer can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Learn the warning signs of these serious emergencies and how to prevent them.

Learn the Signs of Heat Emergencies

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How to Keep Teens Safe behind the Wheel this Summer

As the school year wraps up, teens start driving more. South Shore Health's trauma team shares why now is the time for parents to review key safety information for a safe summer.

How to Keep Teens Safe behind the Wheel this Summer

A young Asian boy dressed as a doctor plays pretend by putting his stethoscope on a stuffed animal

Beyond Fun & Games: Pediatric Therapists Share Their Opinions on the Importance of Play

It's not just play — as our pediatric therapists explain, your child is actually undergoing important developmental changes when enjoying fun and games.

Beyond Fun & Games: Pediatric Therapists Share Their Opinions on the Importance of Play