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Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

All fundraising will support behavioral health or cancer care services and programs

Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

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South Shore Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

This certification recognizes South Shore Hospital’s dedication to improving the quality of life for patients living with pulmonary and respiratory health challenges.

South Shore Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

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Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

All fundraising will support behavioral health or cancer care services and programs

Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

Tent for the Moonlight & Miracles gala

South Shore Health’s Moonlight & Miracles Gala to Celebrate 20 Years of Community Support

The October 21 signature event will raise money for The Grayken Center for Treatment at South Shore Health.

South Shore Health’s Moonlight & Miracles Gala to Celebrate 20 Years of Community Support

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South Shore Health Names NVNA and Hospice Care As Its Preferred Provider for Hospice Care

The agreement will ensure a seamless and caring experience for Hospice of the South Shore patients and their families.

South Shore Health Names NVNA and Hospice Care As Its Preferred Provider for Hospice Care

A man runs on a treadmill at South Shore Hospital's Cardiac Rehab Program.

South Shore Hospital’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

This distinction highlights South Shore Health’s commitment to providing the highest standards of cardiac rehabilitative care and improving the quality of patients’ lives.

South Shore Hospital’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

Ben Shulman, Dealer Principal, Best Automotive; Eugene Duffy, Director of South Shore EMS; William Tollefsen, MD, Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care, South Shore Health; and Alex Shulman, Dealer Principal, Best Automotive stand alongside an emergency response vehicle donated by Best Automotive to South Shore EMS.

30 Years of Life-Saving Medical Care: South Shore EMS Celebrates Three Decades of First Responder Services

With support from its longstanding partnership with Best Automotive of Hingham, South Shore EMS has evolved into a premier emergency response team.

30 Years of Life-Saving Medical Care: South Shore EMS Celebrates Three Decades of First Responder Services

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South Shore Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

This certification recognizes South Shore Hospital’s dedication to improving the quality of life for patients living with pulmonary and respiratory health challenges.

South Shore Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Receives Certification for Highest Quality Patient Care

Two runners wave while making their way through the Boston Marathon route

Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

All fundraising will support behavioral health or cancer care services and programs

Run the 2023 Boston Marathon with Team South Shore Health

South Shore Health logo overlaying gradient background

South Shore Health Names NVNA and Hospice Care As Its Preferred Provider for Hospice Care

The agreement will ensure a seamless and caring experience for Hospice of the South Shore patients and their families.

South Shore Health Names NVNA and Hospice Care As Its Preferred Provider for Hospice Care

Ben Shulman, Dealer Principal, Best Automotive; Eugene Duffy, Director of South Shore EMS; William Tollefsen, MD, Vice Chair of Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care, South Shore Health; and Alex Shulman, Dealer Principal, Best Automotive stand alongside an emergency response vehicle donated by Best Automotive to South Shore EMS.

30 Years of Life-Saving Medical Care: South Shore EMS Celebrates Three Decades of First Responder Services

With support from its longstanding partnership with Best Automotive of Hingham, South Shore EMS has evolved into a premier emergency response team.

30 Years of Life-Saving Medical Care: South Shore EMS Celebrates Three Decades of First Responder Services

GE video crew films a new CT scanner machine at South Shore Hospital

State-of-the-Art CT Technology Increases Efficiency, Improves Patient Experience

The new GE Ascend CT scanner, the second of its kind in the U.S., uses artificial intelligence and is designed to improve workflow and patient comfort, while providing superior image quality.

State-of-the-Art CT Technology Increases Efficiency, Improves Patient Experience

A group of doctors holding signs with their combined years of service with the practice and as physicians

Retiring Doctors Honored at South Shore Medical Center's All Star Cookout

South Shore Medical Center recently celebrated the wonderful careers of five retiring physicians who have spent a combined 139 years on the medical staff at our organization.

Retiring Doctors Honored at South Shore Medical Center's All Star Cookout

Learn About Back and Spine Services at South Shore Health System

Spinal Cord Injuries: Facts and Prevention Tips

The spinal cord plays an essential role in the human body, serving as a messenger between your brain and the rest of your body (and vice versa).

Spinal Cord Injuries: Facts and Prevention Tips

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What Patients Should Know about Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots

As the virus that causes COVID-19 continues to evolve, the tools used to keep us safe are evolving too. Learn more about the new bivalent boosters.

What Patients Should Know about Updated COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots

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Five Questions on Prostate Cancer Prevention, Answered

According to the American Cancer Society, about one in eight men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime, and one in 41 will die of the disease. Because there are often no symptoms associated with early-stage prostate cancer, screening is crucial for early detection, better treatment options and more favorable outcomes for men.

Five Questions on Prostate Cancer Prevention, Answered

An older woman exercises in her home with hand weights

Falls Prevention: Eight Steps to Take to Avoid Falls

Falls are one of the most common trauma injuries we see at South Shore Hospital, and are extremely dangerous for seniors.

Falls Prevention: Eight Steps to Take to Avoid Falls

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

How to Ease Your Child's Fear of Shots

Shots can be stressful for children - after all, no one likes to get poked with a needle! But with a little preparation, parents can help ease their child's anxiety and make a shot nothing to worry about.

How to Ease Your Child's Fear of Shots

Mikayla and Vinny Fischer sit at their kitchen table as they discuss his upcoming participation in the 2022 Amputee Football World Cup.

Vinny's Story Continues at the Amputee Football World Cup

A motorcycle accident led to life-saving surgery at South Shore Hospital and the amputation of his left leg, but Vinny's determination has led him to represent the United States on the international stage.

Vinny's Story Continues at the Amputee Football World Cup