Accreditation & Affilations


Emerson Hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. They conduct rigorous onsite surveys to ensure that the nation’s hospitals adhere to the strict standards of care mandated by the state and federal governments.

In addition, Emerson Hospital has earned accreditation from the:

  • American Association of Blood Banks
  • American College of Radiology
    • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
    • CT Scan
    • MRI: General MRI and Breast MRI
    • Nuclear Medicine
    • PET
    • Ultrasound: Breast Ultrasound, General ultrasound, Obstetrical, Gynecological
    • Mammography – General Mammography and Stereotactic Breast Biopsy 
  • Intersocietal Accreditation Commission: Superficial Venous Evaluation and Management, Extracranial Cerebrovascular, Peripheral Venous and Peripheral Arterial Testing
  • American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network
  • College of American Pathologists
  • Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on Accreditation Review

Other Certifications


Emerson Hospital is proud to hold clinical collaborations with these health care leaders:


Partners: Massachusetts General Hospital


  • Cardiology: Electrophysiology
  • Mass General Cancer Center at Emerson Hospital - Bethke
    • Medical Oncology
    • Radiation Oncology
  • Neonatology
  • Thoracic Surgery

partners: Brigham and Women's Hospital

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Perinatology
  • Genetic Counseling

partners: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

  • Otolaryngology
  • Audiologypartners: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Otolaryngology
  • Audiology

Partners: Mass General for Children

  • Cardiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Nephrology
  • Pulmonology

Care Dimensions

  • Palliative Care and Hospice Care

Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

  • Neurosurgery

IVF New England

  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Tufts Medical Center

  • Nephrology