November 7, 2008
  • Now More Than Ever: United Way campaign begins at the MGH
    Nov. 6 marked the launch of the MGH's annual United Way campaign, which will run through Nov. 21. This year's campaign, features the theme, "Now More Than Ever" to remind the MGH community that during these challenging economic times, an increasing number of people are relying on the programs and services supported by the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley.


  • A relaxing evening at the Benson-Henry Institute
    The Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at MGH (BHI) hosted an open house Oct. 23 to inaugurate their new location at 151 Merrimac St. and celebrate their integration with the MGH.


  • The myths and facts of glove use
    The proper use of gloves plays a vital role in helping prevent the spread of infections at the MGH. Below are some common myths and facts regarding glove use to help staff better understand the MGH's requirements regarding this important hand hygiene practice.


  • The MGH Chaplaincy celebrates Pastoral Care Week
    Pastoral Care Week is an annual celebration observed across the United States to recognize spiritual caregivers and the ministry they provide.


  • FDA commissioner visits the MGH
    The MGH recently hosted the commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Andrew C. von Eschenbach, MD, at the hospital.


  • MGH medical assistants help maintain office operations
    Medical assistants are vital clinical and administrative team members who help keep medical office operations running smoothly. They perform a range of important tasks, such as taking medical histories, recording vital signs, preparing patients for treatments and procedures and assisting physicians during examinations.


  • Thinking outside the box: MGH Clinical Innovation Retreat
    Approximately 50 MGH physicians, inventors, researchers, administrators and senior leadership attended a half-day Innovation Retreat hosted by Brit Nicholson, MD, MGH senior vice president and chief medical officer, Oct. 10 at the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem.


  • What's Happening
    MGH calendar of events


  • In General
    Employee honors and awards


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