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Bulkley Richardson Continues Support with $10,000 Donation for COVID-19 Response

January 19, 2021

Bulkley Richardson made a $10,000 donation to the Baystate Health Fund to COVID-19 efforts.

Boston Children’s Hospital and Baystate Health Form Collaboration To Improve Access to Specialized Pediatric Care

January 15, 2021

The collaboration will provide patients throughout western Massachusetts with improved access to pediatric specialty care at Baystate Children’s Hospital.

Nurse Residency Achieves Accreditation

January 12, 2021

In December 2020, the Baystate Health Nurse Residency Program received dual recognition by the ANCC Practice Transition Accreditation Program® (PTAP) as an Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program (IRAP) through the Department of Labor.

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No, the coronavirus vaccine will not make you infertile

January 08, 2021

Some have considered not getting the vaccine because they’re worried about being able to get pregnant in the future. Baystate doctors break down the science.

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In the year 2021, we are all healers

January 06, 2021

Hospital chaplain Rabbi Ken Hahn offers guidance for healing and finding peace in the new year.

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Is it safe for pregnant women to get the coronavirus vaccine?

January 05, 2021

Baystate Medical Center doctors considered this question and came up with a shared decision making guide for pregnant patients and their providers to help them decide whether or not to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Looking for Peace of Mind? Taking Care of Your Will Can Help

January 05, 2021

Consider including Baystate Health Foundation in your estate plans.

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Pharmacy Student Sees Benefits to Learning with Medical Students

December 31, 2020

When Abby Henry, PharmD was a pharmacy student last year, she participated in a Population Health Clerkship with medical students at Baystate. She found the experience so beneficial she recommends this experience to other pharmacy students.


Stress Eating During the Holidays AND COVID-19: How to Deal

December 21, 2020

Even without a pandemic, the holidays can be stressful. Here are some strategies for handling the stress of eating during the holidays.

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New year, new me: revolutionize your resolutions

December 18, 2020

Here are obtainable and realistic New Year’s resolutions that can improve your health in 2021.