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Stay up to date with the latest news and information from Saint Vincent Hospital. Here’s you’ll find updates and news releases about our health care team, programs we offer and medical services we provide.
Saint Vincent Hospital implants first-of-its-kind naturally dissolving heart stent
January 05, 2017
The interventional cardiology team at Saint Vincent Hospital recently became the first hospital in Central Massachusetts to offer patients with coronary artery disease a new treatment option that literally disappears over time.
Saint Vincent Hospital Honors 25 Graduates of the NICHE Program
December 12, 2016
On Tuesday December 13th 25 Saint Vincent Hospital employees will be honored for being the first class of NICHE designated clinicians to graduate from the program at Saint Vincent Hospital. In attendance will be the Massachusetts Secretary of Elder Affairs, Alice Bonner. Saint Vincent Hospital received the designation as a NICHE Hospital earlier this year. The NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) designation indicates a hospital's commitment to elder care excellence.
Saint Vincent Hospital featured in Betsy Lehman's Center- Patient Safety Beat
November 22, 2016
Saint Vincent Hospital featured in Betsy Lehman's Center - Patient Safety Beat.
MitraClip Procedure Now Offered at Saint Vincent Hospital
July 29, 2016
Saint Vincent Hospital’s Structural and Valvular Heart Disease Program continues to grow by offering another alternative to patients who are considered high risk or inoperable for cardiac valve surgery.
Outpatient Behavioral Health Program Now Open!
July 29, 2016
Saint Vincent Hospital recently began welcoming patients into their newly designed Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) at 299 Lincoln Street in Worcester. The PHP will serve individuals who require focused and structured behavioral health therapy. It will also facilitate the transition from an inpatient setting to home by offering day treatment in a safe and comfortable setting.
Welcome Dr. Patricia D. Chernosky & Dr. Brenda E. Hallenbeck
July 28, 2016
Dr. Brenda E. Hallenbeck and Dr. Patricia D. Chernosky will be joining the newly established Women’s Wellness Associates, located at Saint Vincent Hospital, 123 Summer Street, Suite 587, Worcester, MA. 01608. The Obstetrics and Gynecology practice opened Monday, July 25th. The doctors welcome both their existing patients, and new patients, to the practice.
Living With Cancer - Find out about promising scientific breakthroughs and read inspiring stories of courage
March 16, 2016
When Nina Beaty asked her oncologist about her prospects, it was with a sense of urgency, she says.
Heart surgery becoming less invasive at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester
October 26, 2015
For patients in heart failure who are too frail for surgery, there once was resignation to fate; now there is new hope.
Tackling Cancer, One Patient At A Time
October 18, 2015
When people find out what Dr. Mark Brenner, the chief radiation oncologist at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, does for a living, he says he often gets one response in particular.
Q&A: Dr. Diane Lockhart, breast surgeon- Worcester Business Journal
June 02, 2015
Dr. Lockhart is medical director for the Breast Care Program at Saint Vincent Cancer & Wellness Center.
Doctor: 3D mammography is the future of early detection
June 30, 2014
Doctor Noreen Lasalle of St. Vincent’s Wellness Center in Worcester, Massachusetts says the results have been incredible since the hospital got a 3D mammography machine.
Saint Vincent breaks ground on a new Cancer and Wellness Center
September 27, 2013
When Saint Vincent Hospital executives started looking for a place to build a new cancer treatment center several years ago, their search brought them to downtown Worcester.
Saint Vincent Hospital Scores "A" in Hospital Safety
June 03, 2013
The Hospital Safety Score is the only publicly accessible standard of hospital safety available free to the public. Calculated under the guidance of Leapfrog’s eight-member Blue Ribbon Expert Panel
Catholic Restoration Apostolate Fundraiser
May 09, 2013
Throughout its one-hundred-and-twenty-five years, Saint Vincent Hospital has been identified as a Catholic facility.
Saint Vincent Hospital Selected for Transition Program
November 19, 2012
The Massachusetts Hospital Association (MHA) has announced that six Central Massachusetts hospitals have been selected to participate in an affordable care act program
Make the switch to low-fat or fat-free milk
October 05, 2012
The only thing “whole” about whole milk is a whole lot of calories, saturated fat, and cholesterol. By switching to low-fat or fat-free milk, you cut calories, fat, and cholesterol but keep the great health benefits milk has to offer.
Sleep. It's Good For You!
October 05, 2012
Just like eating and breathing, sleep is a necessary function that we may take for granted. And just like responses to eating and breathing, our body tells us when we don’t get enough sleep
Saint Vincent Hospital’s Health For Life Community Benefits Program Awards Grants
July 20, 2012
Saint Vincent Hospital’s Health for Life Community Benefits Program has awarded 13 grants to a variety of charitable organizations in the Greater Worcester and Central Massachusetts area.
Saint Vincent Hospital Leads Nationwide Call to Action for Healthier Communities
April 19, 2012
Initiative Challenges Health Systems to Protect Patient Health, Improve Efficiency and Reduce Costs.