Prevent Witner Sports Injuries
Take these steps to stay safe on the slopes, ice or anywhere your cold weather adventures take you.
Bike Camp for Children with Special Needs Now Accepting Registrations
Emerson Hospital’s Clough Family Center for Rehabilitative and Sports Therapies is hosting its fifth annual bike camp for children and adults with special needs during April school vacation week - April 20-24, 2020. Held at Lawrence Academy, the camp is open to those who are at least eight years old, have special needs and are able to walk without an assistive device. Trained counselors and spotters work individually with campers to teach them how to ride a conventional bike. For more information and to register, please visit icanshine.org/ican-bike-groton-ma.
EmerSong – An A Cappella Festival on February 29 to Benefit Emerson Hospital Program for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery
The Auxiliary of Emerson Hospital is pleased to present its fourth annual EmerSong – an A Cappella Festival – to benefit Emerson Hospital’s Behavioral Health Services. The community is invited to attend EmerSong on Saturday, February 29 from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, 51 Walden Street in Concord. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. For information and to purchase tickets, visit www.emersonhospital.org/EmerSong.
Emerson Hospital Launches Community Benefit Awards Program
Emerson Hospital is pleased to announce the recipients of its first Community Benefit Awards. Based on a comprehensive application and review process, eighteen non-profit organizations throughout the health system’s service area were awarded up to $5,000 each to expand their programs that serve the physical and mental health needs of the community. The organizations were chosen based on Emerson’s most recent Community Health Needs Assessment and address at least one of the following populations or health issues: At-risk adolescents, older adults, cancer prevention and care, mental health or domestic violence.
Tips on Helping You Through the Winter Blues
Are the colder, darker days causing your state of mind to shift? Dr. Amy Forrer of Emerson Family Medicine in Maynard provides a few things you can do to help improve your mood between now and spring.
Back On the Slopes After a Full Knee Replacement
After experiencing terrible pain in her left knee, ski trip organizer Linda Teittinen turned to Dr. Brittany Boisvert of Emerson Orthopedic Associates to help end the pain in time for ski season.
Littleton High Soccer Team Scores Big with Emerson’s Sports Medicine & Performance Trainers
A partnership with Emerson's Clough Sports Medicine & Performance program helped keep the Littleton High School boys soccer team strong and healthy throughout a winning season.
Mac Gives Love to Emerson Patients
Learn all about Mac the therapy dog visits who Emerson Hospital weekly.
Dr. Kuong Flu Season Tips
Recently WBZ TV Boston news visited Dr. Kuong of Emerson Urgent Care in Hudson to discuss the flu season and how you can avoid getting sick.
Emerson’s Special Care Nursery Newly Renovated
Extra comforts for newborns and parents in Emerson's special care nursery have arrived thanks to recent renovations.