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.
Medication-Assisted Treatment Program for Addictions Recovery Now at Emerson
Through our Addictions Recovery Program, Emerson now offers medication-assisted treatment for substance use disorders. Medication-assisted treatment can help decrease the risk of relapse for those in recovery, prevent overdose, and ultimately save lives.
Below the Waist: The Importance of Pelvic Health
The pains of child birth extend beyond the day your child arrives. Read how new and soon-to-be moms can avoid painful experiences months after giving birth.
Back on the Ice
Emerson's Sports Medicine team and Dr. Robert Cantu help a college hockey player recover so that he can get back on the ice.
8 Tips to Reduce Holiday Stress
Dr. Amy Forrer of Emerson Family Medicine in Maynard provides eight tips on relieving stress around the holidays. From planning ahead to practicing grattitude learn tips to keep cool during the holidays.
Dr. Peter Hoenig of Lincoln Physicians Honored by Emerson Hospital as a Physician Quality Champion
At Emerson Hospital’s annual Physician Recognition Dinner held recently, Peter Hoenig, MD, an internal medicine physician with Lincoln Physicians in Concord, received the Physician Quality Champion Award. An internist with Lincoln Physicians since 1991, Dr. Hoenig has dedicated his career to providing exemplary health care to people throughout the community.
Vaping: What a Mom and ED Doc Needs You to Know
With vaping in the news recently, we asked Dr. Deborah Greene, an emergency department physician at Emerson, about vaping and her recommendations on how to help someone quit. Listen to her advice in this Health Works Here podcast.
How A Simple Screening Saved Paul’s Life
A simple lung screening saved Paul Carter’s life. Four years ago, when Paul was 61, Dr. James Cohen, his primary care physician at Westford Internal Medicine, recommended he receive an annual LDCT (Low Dose CT) test – a lung CT scan that takes a detailed picture of the lungs to detect cancer at its earliest, most treatable stage. Paul was a smoker for 45 years but he had no symptoms of lung cancer or other diseases.
Emerson Named #8 on Boston Globe 2019 100 Women-Led Organizations in Massachusetts
Emerson Hospital’s President and CEO Christine Schuster, was honored to represent the hospital at an event recently to celebrate the Boston Globe 2019 Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts. Emerson was #8 on the Globe’s Top 100 Women-Led Businesses list. Ms. Schuster joined Emerson in 2005 and has over 30 years of health care experience. During her tenure at Emerson, she has led the hospital’s growth in many areas, including the expansion of surgical services, creating urgent care centers in Hudson and Littleton, and new programs including the Dr. Robert C. Cantu Concussion Center and Emerson’s Scoliosis program in Westford. Emerson Hospital is one of the few remaining independent community hospitals in Massachusetts.