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South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

South Shore Hospital was recently recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a “Silver Safe Sleep Leader,” for its...

South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

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South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

South Shore Hospital was recently recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a “Silver Safe Sleep Leader,” for its commitment to best practices and education on infant...

South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

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South Shore Hospital Collaborates with Boston Children’s Hospital on New COVID-19 Research

In May 2021, South Shore Hospital, part of South Shore Health, partnered with Boston Children’s Hospital on a new COVID-19 clinical trial. Patients admitted to the intensive care unit with severe...

South Shore Hospital Collaborates with Boston Children’s Hospital on New COVID-19 Research

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Frequently Asked Questions about Paperless Billing at South Shore Health

In an effort to improve the billing process, enhance security, and be more environmentally friendly, South Shore Health is introducing paperless billing.

Frequently Asked Questions about Paperless Billing at South Shore Health

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Setting the Pace for Heart Health

The Friends of South Shore Health will host the Set the Pace road race on Saturday, Oct. 2!

Setting the Pace for Heart Health

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South Shore Health’s Moonlight & Miracles Gala Set for Friday, October 15

The signature event will be held outdoors at Union Point in Weymouth.

South Shore Health’s Moonlight & Miracles Gala Set for Friday, October 15

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An Update on South Shore Health's Visitor Policy

Effective October 11, 2021, South Shore Health will be making changes to its visitor policy.

An Update on South Shore Health's Visitor Policy

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South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

South Shore Hospital was recently recognized by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a “Silver Safe Sleep Leader,” for its commitment to best practices and education on infant...

South Shore Hospital Earns Top Award from National Sleep Organization

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South Shore Hospital Ranked Among Top 10 Best Hospitals in Massachusetts by U.S. News & World Report

South Shore Health today announced that U.S. News & World Report has ranked South Shore Hospital among the state’s top ten Best Hospitals for the 2021-2022 reporting year. South Shore Hospital is...

South Shore Hospital Ranked Among Top 10 Best Hospitals in Massachusetts by U.S. News & World Report

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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"

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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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Five Questions about Breast Cancer Prevention, Answered

Suniti Nimbkar, MD, Medical Director of the Breast Care Center at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital, answers common questions on breast cancer screening and prevention.

Five Questions about Breast Cancer Prevention, Answered

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Preventing Suicide: Warning Signs, Risks, and Ways We Can All Help

Suicide is the tenth-leading cause of preventable death in the United States. It affects people of all ages, races, ethnicities, and genders. Suicide...

Preventing Suicide: Warning Signs, Risks, and Ways We Can All Help

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What Parents Should Know about RSV

Respiratory Syncytial Virus, or RSV, is respiratory illness can cause severe distress in young infants and frighten their parents. Learn how caregivers treat RSV and how you can prevent it.

What Parents Should Know about RSV

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Everything You Need to Know about Midwifery Care

South Shore Health celebrates National Midwifery Week with a look back at the history of the craft, both globally and here on the South Shore.

Everything You Need to Know about Midwifery Care

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Why Communication is Key to Making the Most of Primary Care

Primary care doctors are the go-to for overall health and wellness, but there’s a key element to primary care that shouldn’t be overlooked: communication.

Why Communication is Key to Making the Most of Primary Care

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Five Things to Know about COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots

​​​​​​​COVID-19 booster shots are coming soon, but not everyone will be eligible for a third dose initially. Debate continues among the scientific community about whether COVID-19 vaccine boosters are yet needed for the general public, ages 16 and up.

Five Things to Know about COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots