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Nourish Health with Food for Life: Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine Center Founded by Boston Area Physician

By now the obesity epidemic and the accompanying increases in the occurrence of Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and common cancers have become old news. So the question many healthcare providers are asking is, “how is the healthcare system responding to this crisis?”


Mercedes-Benz of Burlington

A Different Kind of Car Buying Experience Offered by a Company with Close Ties to the Healthcare Community


The Spine Center of Saint Anne’s Hospital

Triage System Key to Multidisciplinary Approach that Brings Relief to South Coast Patients with Neck and Back Pain


Vibra Healthcare: Ready for New Challenges Facing LTAC Industry

A barrage of fiscal and other challenges confronts hospital CEOs and physician groups nationwide. From investing in the most advanced medical technology to determining the appropriate role of social media in promoting services, healthcare leaders must perform a sometimes exquisitely complex balancing act. Brad Hollinger, Chairman and CEO, Vibra Healthcare, offers insight.


The Saint Anne’s Hospital Regional Cancer Center—Saint Anne’s Hospital and Hawthorn Medical Associates Join as One Regional Center

Saint Anne’s Hospital, a Steward Family Hospital and provider of comprehensive community cancer care in southeastern Massachusetts since 1976, and Hawthorn Oncology Center, an outpatient cancer center with more than two decades of medical oncology care in Greater New Bedford, combined services this past spring to become the Saint Anne’s Hospital Regional Cancer Center.


The New Man in Charge at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton

As Peter Healy looks ahead to his first full year leading Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton (BID–Milton), he is optimistic about the prospects for continued growth. “We have been, for the past few years, the fastest-growing hospital in Massachusetts,” he says.


Southcoast Urology Fall River Urology Practice Joins Southcoast Health System

Southcoast Urology brings state-of-the-art technology and patient-centric care to entire South Coast region.


Pinnacle Health CEO Sees Opportunity in New Patient-Centered World

Pinnacle Health has seen a lot of changes in the healthcare landscape since its beginnings in 1997, but few have been as dynamic as those taking place right now. Founder and CEO Paul Brough is excited about the new emphasis in the federal healthcare law on putting the patient at the center of the healthcare process.


Partnerships and Value at the Center of Shields’ Strategy for Success

Ask anyone in health care who Shields Health Care Group is and you may hear “The MRI guys.” Ask President Tom Shields and you’d get a different answer. The business leader, who oversees the statewide network, tells a story of a strategically built system that started as one center and is still growing. He’d describe corporate culture — quality, value, family — and how it’s emulated in every Shields location. He’d speak about trust — something the top healthcare organizations in the nation place in Shields Health Care daily. And he’d talk growth strategy because for this President, it’s only the beginning of what he recognizes as the greatest opportunity in the past 25 years. Collaboration is the name of the game, and Shields Health Care Group is winning.


Nourish Health With Food For Life—Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine Center on the North Shore Founded by Mona Sigal, MD

By now, the obesity epidemic and the accompanying increase in the occurrence of Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and common cancers have become old news. How is the healthcare system responding to this crisis?