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South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

The award is recognition for South Shore Health's support and commitment to the women and men who serve our country in the armed forces.

South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

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South Shore Health receives the Patriot Award from the Department of Defense in November of 2021.

South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

The award is recognition for South Shore Health's support and commitment to the women and men who serve our country in the armed forces.

South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

Employees from Gem Gravure of Hanover pose for a photo outside of 797 Main Street in Weymouth after making a $10,000 donation to South Shore Health.

Gem Gravure Donates $10,000 to the Grayken Center for Treatment at South Shore Health

Gem Gravure, an ink development company based in Hanover, has donated $10,000 to the Grayken Center for Treatment at South Shore Health. On Thursday, November 18, Paul Gemelli, Executive Vice...

Gem Gravure Donates $10,000 to the Grayken Center for Treatment at South Shore Health

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South Shore Home Care Nurse Honored with Clinician of the Year Award

The Homecare Alliance of Massachusetts recognizes Mary Burke Roth, RN, as one of the “best and brightest” in the home care, hospice and home health care communities.

South Shore Home Care Nurse Honored with Clinician of the Year Award

On Monday, November 15, South Shore EMS opened a new headquarters located at 60 Winter Street in Weymouth, Mass. The 14,453 square foot facility sits directly next door to the Weymouth Fire and Police Departments, helping to enhance the already strong relationship between the three public safety entities.

South Shore EMS Opens New, State-of-the-Art Headquarters in Weymouth

In an effort to better serve the community of Weymouth, South Shore EMS has opened a new headquarters located at 60 Winter Street. The 14,453 square foot facility sits directly next door to the...

South Shore EMS Opens New, State-of-the-Art Headquarters in Weymouth

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South Shore Hospital Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Receives Optum Center of Excellence Designation

The recognition allows South Shore Hospital to perform bariatric surgery on United Healthcare patients and confirms the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery is clinically superior to other...

South Shore Hospital Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Receives Optum Center of Excellence Designation

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South Shore Hospital’s Straight “A” Safety Streak Continues

The Leapfrog Group rates hospital among the best in greater Boston and the U.S. for safety

South Shore Hospital’s Straight “A” Safety Streak Continues

South Shore Health receives the Patriot Award from the Department of Defense in November of 2021.

South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

The award is recognition for South Shore Health's support and commitment to the women and men who serve our country in the armed forces.

South Shore Health Honored with Guard and Reserve Patriot Award

Neil Ghushe, MD discusses weight loss surgery

South Shore Hospital Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Receives Optum Center of Excellence Designation

The recognition allows South Shore Hospital to perform bariatric surgery on United Healthcare patients and confirms the Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery is clinically superior to other...

South Shore Hospital Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Receives Optum Center of Excellence Designation

The exterior of the McKim Family Main Entrance at South Shore Hospital.

South Shore Hospital’s Straight “A” Safety Streak Continues

The Leapfrog Group rates hospital among the best in greater Boston and the U.S. for safety

South Shore Hospital’s Straight “A” Safety Streak Continues

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South Shore Health Receives Ninth Consecutive Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

The honor recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have consistently achieved the 95th percentile or greater of performance in patient experience.

South Shore Health Receives Ninth Consecutive Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

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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

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

​​​​​​​Pediatricians Answer Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 5-11

During a recent virtual question-and-answer session, pediatricians Jeremy Warhaftig, MD and Richard Kauff, MD answered a number of questions on the subject of COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 5-11 years old.

​​​​​​​Pediatricians Answer Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 5-11

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Five Questions on Prostate Cancer Prevention, Answered

According to the American Cancer Society, about one in seven 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

A young child looks down as her mother buckles her seatbelt in the backseat of a car.

Staying Safe: Five Tips for Proper Seatbelt Use

​​​​​​​Motor vehicle crashes are a serious preventable public health concern and are among the leading causes of injury and death across the United States, killing nearly 100 people every day. Seatbelts are the single most effective safety device when it comes to preventing injury and death in motor vehicle crashes.

Staying Safe: Five Tips for Proper Seatbelt Use

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Five Lifestyle Changes That Can Put Prediabetes in Reverse

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 88 million Americans – one in three adults -- have prediabetes. As many as 80% of them don’t realize they have the condition and without intervention, can develop type 2 diabetes within five years.

Five Lifestyle Changes That Can Put Prediabetes in Reverse

A young boy wearing a mask looks up at his doctor as she puts a band aid on his arm after giving him a vaccine

Frequently Asked Questions about the Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for 5-11 Year Olds

Earlier this week, the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices approved the distribution of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to children...

Frequently Asked Questions about the Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine for 5-11 Year Olds

An older Asian couple prepares a healthy meal in their kitchen as part of diabetes nutrition management

Diabetes & Nutrition: Helpful Tips On What & How to Eat

As a Diabetes Care and Education Specialist, one of the questions I hear most often is a simple, yet important, one: “What can I eat?” It's...

Diabetes & Nutrition: Helpful Tips On What & How to Eat