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February 6, 2024
Each year, Lowell General Hospital employees nominate managers, supervisors and clinical leaders for their outstanding leadership and contributions to the organization. The Cupola Voting Committee, comprised of a group of cross-departmental employees, thoughtfully reviews the submitted nominations and votes for the year’s Cupola Award recipients based on the nominees’ abilities to meet the hospital’s Standards of Performance and care for our comm ...
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May 12, 2023
On Thursday, May 11, hospital leadership celebrated the accomplishments of our Patient Care Services team at the annual Nursing Excellence Awards held in the Clark Auditorium at the main campus. The event, held during Nurses Week, honors those who exemplify the unwavering commitment to patient care that is a hallmark of the nursing profession. Honorees were nominated for the award by their peers.
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May 1, 2023
We are very excited to announce that WCVB, Channel 5's Chief Meteorologist, Cindy Fitzgibbon, and WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Morning Traffic Anchor, Lori Grande, will be joining us once again to host TeamWalk for CancerCare on Sunday, May 21.
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March 13, 2023
Dwelling House of Hope helps thousands of families with food, education and other resources Hundreds of families will gain access to food assistance and other resources thanks to the support of more than 500 guests at the Lowell General Hospital Ball for Community Health Initiatives, held Saturday, March 4, at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston.The event, held for the first time in three years due the pandemic, brought together Lowell General’s ...
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March 8, 2023
Learn more about TeamWalk Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital’s TeamWalk for CancerCare is proud to announce that Shields Health has officially signed on as the event’s presenting sponsor for 2023. Shields and Lowell General have worked closely together for more than a decade. Shields supplies all of our hospital’s imaging services, and recently worked with our hospital and surgeons to open the state-of-the-art Surgery Center of the Merrimack ...
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March 3, 2023
 Are you a grateful patient who wants to acknowledge an extraordinary physician? Doctors’ Day is celebrated annually on March 30th as a way to honor physicians for their incredible contributions to the health and wellness of our community. Join us in celebrating our medical staff by sharing stories of a physician who has made an impact on your life and consider making a donation in their honor.Go to Grateful Patients to share your story and make ...
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March 1, 2023
 Years ago, doctors may not have mentioned colorectal cancer prevention until a patient’s 50th birthday. But now, both the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and American Cancer Society (ACS) advise people with an average risk for colorectal cancer to begin regular screening at age 45. If you’re wondering why, here’s what you need to know. The latest guidelines News reports often focus on individual studies. Yet no single study tells th ...
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February 20, 2023
 It's never too late for an expectant mom to adopt healthy habits for her baby and herself.The American Heart Association (AHA) offers some heart-healthy tips. "Pregnancy is often a pivotal time in a woman's life from both short- and long-term perspectives," said Dr. Michelle Albert, volunteer president of the American Heart Association."For some, it may be their first experience with a major medical condition, for most, it's a natural time to be ...
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February 17, 2023
 Injuries and ailments are common this time of year.Circle Health Urgent Care is here for you with testing and treatment for a wide variety of medical conditions. Reserve your spot online at or walk in to any of our four locations.Care is available to children, adolescents, adult and geriatric patients. We care for infants, but if they have a fever greater than 100.4 and are less than 12 weeks old we may defer them to the emergency department. Ur ...
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February 14, 2023
If you’re at risk for heart disease, there's good news. Many people can take steps to greatly reduce their chances of developing it. Even if you already have atherosclerosis or have had a heart attack, there’s a lot you can do to prevent future heart problems.Surgeries and procedures like cardiac catheterization, bypass surgery, angiography, and stents, plus cholesterol-lowering medicines, are helping many people with heart disease live longer. E ...
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February 8, 2023
The number of Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital affiliated physicians on the Boston Magazine Top Doctors list continues to grow. The 2023 edition featured 31 of our talented physicians, up from 27 last year. A total of 190 doctors from across the Tufts Medicine system are in this year’s list. To view the entire list, visit www.bostonmagazine.com.Lowell General’s Top Docs include:Dr. Nitin Aggarwal, GastroenterologyDr. Angela Ahuja, Allergy & ...
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February 8, 2023
 Surveys show that few women think heart disease is their greatest health threat. Unfortunately, it's the nation's number one killer, and women are its prime target. Over one-third of the women who die in the U.S. each year die of heart disease. In fact, more women die of heart disease each year than breast cancer.The risk of heart attack and stroke increases with age. That’s especially true after menopause. But you should start protecting yourse ...
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