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Baystate Recognized for Encouraging Organ Donations

August 26, 2016

Baystate Medical Center is among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries.

Baystate Franklin Medical Center recognized nationally for promoting organ, eye and tissue donations

August 24, 2016

Baystate Franklin Medical Center was among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized for promoting enrollment in state organ donor registries in a national campaign sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).

Weight Loss Protein Shakes: Do they really work and are they safe?

August 24, 2016

Not all weight loss shakes are created equal.  Paula Serafino-Cross, licensed, registered dietitian says not only are some not effective, certain shakes, especially those containing herbal supplements may even be doing more harm than good.

New Pharmacy Facility

New State-of-the-Art Inpatient Pharmacy Ensures Increased Patient Safety (Video)

August 23, 2016
Baystate Medical Center's new high-tech inpatient pharmacy  is raising the bar on safety and quality patient care.


Baystate Franklin Medical Center oncology department offers yoga for cancer survivors

August 23, 2016

Gentle Yoga for Cancer Survivors will run for two seven week sessions at the YMCA of Greenfield. Register now.

Kathryn Jobbins MD

Dr. Kathryn Jobbins to provide primary care in Baystate Health’s Eastern Region

August 19, 2016

We are proud to welcome Dr. Kathryn Jobbins to our team! Access to primary and specialty care continues to be one of our top priorities,” said Dr. David Maguire, Chief Medical Officer for the Eastern Region, which includes Baystate Mary Lane and Baystate Wing Hospitals.

Baystate Bloodmobile

Baystate Health’s Blood Mobile is coming to Ware on August 31

August 17, 2016

The community is invited to join the blood drive held on Wednesday, August 31, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital on the Baystate Health Bloodmobile.

Child Life Specialist with patient in E.D.

A Day in the Life of a Child Life Specialist

August 17, 2016
Among the doctors, nurses, and other highly-trained experts dedicated to caring for our youngest patients, there is a group of caregivers who are skilled in calming fears and evoking laughter: child life specialists. Learn more about the essential role they play.
Dr Mattingly and snake

What not to do if you are bitten by a venomous snake

August 17, 2016

There are poisonous snakes to watch out for locally – mainly copperheads and very few timber rattlesnakes.

Baby Hearing Screening

A Head Start on Hearing Loss: Baystate's Newborn Hearing Screening Program

August 16, 2016

Baystate’s Newborn Screening Program can detect even the mildest hearing loss – and provides parents with a follow-up plan – before their newborn leaves the hospital.