Medical students in their first Doctoring and Clinical Skills class learned diagnostic reasoning skills with the help of a master auto mechanic.
Massachusetts has more than 100 hospitals and Baystate Medical Center was named third best in the state by U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings released in August 2017.
Thirty-two college students have been awarded a total of $54,500 in scholarships from the Baystate Springfield Educational Partnership (BSEP).
Dr. Jessica Wozniak, Clinical Research and Development Manager of Baystate's Family Advocacy Center, has received a multi-year $600,000 grant for "One Mission: A Comprehensive Service Program for Victims of Human Trafficking."
In 2008, Baystate surgeons drained a pancreatic cyst through a patient's mouth—the first surgery of its kind ever performed. They are still on the cutting edge of incisionless surgery.