Holy Family Hospital, Methuen and HaverhillHospital in Methuen, Massachusetts
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. But what about taking an aspirin a day to prevent heart disease and stroke?
Eating disorders such as bulimia, binge eating disorder, and anorexia have the highest mortality rate of any mental disorder, but early intervention greatly improves the chances of survival. Learn more about our Center for Behavioral Medicine: http://bit.ly/2sdkBrW #EatingDisordersAwarenessWeek
The first Mass in the new Chapel on our Haverhill Campus was celebrated on Friday, February 16, 2018, which was celebrated by Bishop Robert Hennessey, Vicar General Regional Bishop-Merrimack Valley. Bishop Hennessey plans to return for the next two Fridays - February 23 and March 2 - to celebrate Mass at noon.
Holy Family Hospital volunteer Kathy Sheehy recently celebrated 50 years of volunteer service and was honored with citations from Massachusetts State Representative Linda Dean Campbell and Congresswoman Nikki Tsongas. Kathy happily greets patients, families and staff at the front desk in the main lobby every Wednesday. She is pictured with Vice President Wayne T. Dodwell, Representative Linda Dean Campbell and June Black from the office of Congresswoman Niki Tsongas. Congratulations Kathy!
Each year Haverhill campus Mail Courier Sean Davis chooses a special valentine and this year it was Marketing Director Jean MacDougall-Tattan. Sean presented Jean with a beautiful bouquet of flowers and three metallic heart-shaped helium balloons. In return, Jean gave Sean a puppy stuffed animal, which he quickly named Rocco, along with a heart shaped box of
#NationalChildren'sDentalHealthMonth brings awareness to the importance of children having healthy smiles, but did you know how important a healthy smile is to the rest of the body? To make an appointment with Pediatrician Lisa Gruber, MD or another Holy Family Hospital pediatrician, visit http://bit.ly/2sbHJak
Dark chocolate isn't just for Valentine's Day. Chocolate, and its main ingredient, cocoa, provides several health benefits, including improved heart health. http://bit.ly/2skawtp
Cardiac rehab is a medically supervised program comprised of exercise, education and counseling to help improve cardiovascular health if you’ve had a heart attack, heart failure, angioplasty or heart surgery. Learn more about our AACVPR Certified Cardiac Rehab Program: http://bit.ly/2s6hmTi
Every minute a child or adult in the U.S. gets a burn injury serious enough that it requires medical treatment. Increased awareness can prevent injuries, so keep yourself and your family safe by learning the proper safety measures. Learn more about our Emergency Services: http://bit.ly/2s1E9zH #NationalBurnAwarenessWeek.
Welcome Katie Scanlon LeBlanc, the new Chaplain at Holy Family Hospital – Haverhill. Katie, who grew up in the Merrimack Valley, has been in ministry for the last 34 years at various parishes in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Holy Family Hospital is pleased to welcome board-certified OB-GYN Shilpa Monga, MD, FACOG, who has joined SMG Methuen Obstetrics and Gynecology in Methuen, and Steward Primary Care and Women’s Health Haverhill. Her special interests include preventive care, adolescent gynecology, contraception, prenatal and postnatal care, and gynecological surgery including minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Monga is fluent in English and Hindi. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2nxhDtB
The Holy Family Hospital Haverhill campus Lab staff arrived at work on Friday dressed to support our New England Patriots in hopes of a big win. Pictured are Karin Landry, Kelli Brodi, Brenda Seavey and Susan Sullivan.