Health

Saint Vincent Hospital Celebrating Their Doctors On National Doctors Day

By Tiffany Williams – Doctors’ Day was officially established in 1991 and on Wednesday Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts was celebrating National Doctors’ Day by paying tribute to its physicians for their service, skill and compassion. “On behalf of all our employees and patients, I would like to extend my heartfelt appreciation to our … Continue reading Saint Vincent Hospital Celebrating Their Doctors On National Doctors Day

Military Medical Personnel Deploying To Hospitals In New England, New York, New Jersey And Pennsylvania

By Eleanor Flynt – The Department of Defense has announced that Doctors, nurses, and respiratory therapists who are military medical personnel will soon deploy to New England New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania to support civilian health care workers treating COVID-19 patients. The Defense Department support will begin in Massachusetts with a 15-person team from … Continue reading Military Medical Personnel Deploying To Hospitals In New England, New York, New Jersey And Pennsylvania

Saint Vincent Hospital In Worcester Reopening Behavioral Health Beds

By Kendrick Jones – Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester has confirmed that they are reopening 12 inpatient behavioral health beds. The hospital closed the beds in August they say because of “Staffing challenges presented by the longstanding nurses strike.” The Chief Executive Officer for the hospital, Carolyn Jackson on Monday said, “We have been eager … Continue reading Saint Vincent Hospital In Worcester Reopening Behavioral Health Beds

After 248 Days On Strike, Nurses At Worcester Hospital Returning To Work

By Tiffany Williams After 284 days, the nations longest nursing strike in the nations history is over. Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester announced early Friday night that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA). The hospital says that once the agreement is ratified, the hospital will restore striking nurses to … Continue reading After 248 Days On Strike, Nurses At Worcester Hospital Returning To Work