Emerson News

Yoga For Healthy Aging in the New Year at Emerson's Wellness Center

12/21/2018

Have you ever wished you could slow down the aging process? Come learn yoga tools and techniques for a lifetime of healthy living. A brand new evening yoga class, called "Yoga for Healthy Aging" at Emerson Hospital's Steinberg Wellness Center for Mind and Body offers instruction on ways to foster physical, mental and emotional vitality and well-being.
 

New Physician Joins Concord Gastroenterology Associates

12/14/2018

John Dowd, DO, recently joined Concord Gastroenterology Associates and is accepting new patients at 131 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner in the John Cuming Building of Emerson Hospital, Suite 650 in Concord. He is board-certified in gastroenterology.  

New Pediatrician Joins Pediatrics West

12/10/2018

Behzad Goharfar, MD, FAAP, recently joined Pediatrics West and is accepting new pediatric patients at 10 Pierce Avenue, Fitchburg. He is board-certified in pediatrics.

New Physician Joins Emerson Primary Care of Bedford

11/29/2018

Russell Zide, MD, FSVM, recently joined Emerson Primary Care of Bedford and is accepting new adult patients at 55 North Road, Suite 120 in Bedford. He is board-certified in internal medicine and vascular medicine. 
 

New Pediatrician Joins Acton Medical

11/28/2018

Jasmin Darling, MD recently joined Acton Medical Associates and is accepting new pediatric patients at 321 Main Street, Acton. She is board-eligible in pediatrics.  

Emerson Hospital Awarded A Grade for Excellence in Patient Safety

11/16/2018

Emerson Hospital has again been honored with an “A” Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. Emerson has now earned twelve consecutive As for Safety since 2013. The results are available to the public and are designed to give consumers information they can use to protect themselves and their families when facing a hospital stay. 
 

30th Annual Tree of Lights - December 3

11/15/2018

The community is invited to celebrate the season at the 30th annual Tree of Lights event at Emerson Hospital. 

Vaping Use Doubles, While Sleep Decreases Among High School Students Based on Emerson Hospital’s Youth Risk Behavior Survey

11/9/2018

Vaping among youth in area public schools has doubled since 2016, according to the results of the 2018 Emerson Hospital Youth Risk Behavior Survey, the largest public school student behavior survey in Massachusetts. In the 2016 survey, 10% of students reported they had vaped. In 2018, that number doubled to 20% of students. The most common substances that youth in grades 6 through 12 report vaping are flavored nicotine and marijuana – both highly addictive substances. 

 

Emerson Hospital Receives Achievement Awards for its Care of Stroke Patients

11/8/2018

The American Heart Association / American Stroke Association honored Emerson Hospital recently for its excellence in treating stroke patients. Emerson earned the Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and was named to the Target: Stroke Honor Roll.  


 

Dementia Education Program for the Community

11/7/2018

Join Emerson's Care Management team for a free educational program about dementia for families and caregivers on Wednesday, November 28 from 6 – 7 p.m. at Emerson Hospital, Cheney Conference Room, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA. The interactive presentation will cover the general behaviors, emotions and challenges that may be expected when a loved one has various stages of dementia, and ways to cope. For more information or to RSVP, contact twilkie@emersonhosp.org or call 978-287-3170.
 

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