Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, part of Steward Health Care, provided an estimated $3.5 million in community benefits in fiscal year 2014, as published June 2 by the Office of Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey.
Cancer care is a highly individualized branch of medicine, but even more so when caring for older adults. Consider these two patients diagnosed with Stage II breast cancer...
For the fourth year as part of its community wellness initiative, Saint Anne’s Hospital is partnering with Silverbrook Farm, of Dartmouth, in offering a weekly farmers market on the hospital grounds.
Saint Anne’s Hospital and Steward Health Care invite health care professionals to learn about issues that impact caring for the Hispanic community at “Harnessing Hispanic Health: Strategies for Working with Latinos,” with guest speaker Orlando González, EdD, MBA, MS, EMT-P, CHI, of AccuLingua Communications and Consulting Services of Greenville, SC.
Saint Anne’s Hospital’s Center for Orthopedic Excellence has announced that it has earned national Gold Seal of Approval® certification by The Joint Commission for its knee and hip replacement program.
In an effort to reduce barriers and improve access to education to a culturally diverse community, Saint Anne’s Hospital's Multicultural Health Committee is offering three $1,000 scholarships to local students pursuing a health care career in the 2015-2016 academic year.
Medical professionals wishing to enhance their competency in working with patients who are deaf or hard of hearing are invited to a free program, “What Medical Professionals Need to Know about Working with Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Patients in the Medical Setting,” on Wednesday, February 25, from 12-1 p.m. at Saint Anne’s Hospital.
Saint Anne’s Hospital was awarded its sixth consecutive “A” grade in the Fall 2014 update to the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections.
Saint Anne’s Hospital Regional Cancer Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology.
The Saint Anne’s Hospital medical staff has announced that Stacey Duffy, of Pawtucket, and Monica Souza, of North Dighton, have been named recipients of this year’s “John A. Arcuri, MD, 2014 Scholarship Awards.”
Two area students pursuing higher education in a health care career have been named winners of the 2014 Saint Anne’s Hospital Multicultural Health Committee scholarships.
Today, Saint Anne’s Hospital announced a new collaboration with Hasbro Children’s Hospital, a member of the Lifespan health system in Providence, Rhode Island. Children and adolescents from the Fall River/New Bedford area now have access to the highest quality specialty pediatric care from Hasbro Children’s Hospital pediatric specialists in their own community.
’Tis the season to be enjoying fresh, locally grown produce … and what better way is there to obtain the best than by visiting a local farmers market? Now through Monday, October 27, Saint Anne’s Hospital is partnering for the third year with Silverbrook Farm of Dartmouth in offering a weekly farmers market at the corner of Middle and South Main streets at its main campus in Fall River.
Are you planning to enjoy New England’s long-awaited summer with time at the beach, in the garden, or by the pool? Do you play outdoor sports, or enjoying summer sports and leisure activities? If so, it’s a good time to advantage of Saint Anne's Hospital Regional Cancer Center’s 19th annual free skin cancer screenings.
Mothers, daughters, sisters, aunts, and best friends are invited to celebrate a healthy Mother’s Day at a special “Moms and Mamms” offering of Saint Anne’s Hospital’s popular “Treat Yourself Well” screening mammography program on Saturday, May 10, from 7:30-11:30 a.m. at the Robert F. Stoico/FIRSTFED Center for Breast Care.
Fall River, MA – In an effort to reduce barriers and improve access to education to a culturally diverse community, Saint Anne’s Hospital's Multicultural Health Committee is offering two $1,000 scholarships to local students pursuing a health care career during the 2014-2015 academic year.
The Hudner Oncology Center of Saint Anne's Hospital Regional Cancer Center invites women living with a cancer diagnosis to take part in “Conversations,” a new education and support program designed to address these patients’ special needs.
If you have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes, or been told you are at risk for developing diabetes, you’ll want to learn more about how healthy eating and exercise can change the future of your health through a free 16-week program.
To recognize outstanding academic achievements and a demonstrated commitment to health care, Saint Anne’s Hospital medical staff has announced the availability of two $3,000 scholarships for the 2014-15 academic year for students pursuing a health career.