At COVID-19 Call Center, Nurses’ Expertise Is a Lifeline for Anxious Patients
Since it was established in early March to provide guidance to clinicians, patients and the public about COVID-19, the Partners COVID-19 Call Center has become more than a hotline – it’s a lifeline.
Meeting the Need for Masks with Innovation
The challenge of maintaining an adequate supply of personal protective equipment for providers on the front lines has been met with innovation, thanks to a Partners HealthCare alliance with Battelle and the City of Somerville.
Partners-Led Medical Center Brings Hope to Boston’s COVID-19 Patients
The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center is accustomed to transformation, to meet the changing needs of its exhibitors. Recently, that transformation took shape in an unprecedented way: as a 1,000-bed medical center designed to treat COVID-19 patients and alleviate some of the pressure on Boston’s hospitals.
Policies to Protect Patients and Caregivers
In light of widespread COVID-19 throughout the communities we serve, Partners HealthCare is taking every step to protect our patients, families and health care workers. To this end, we have implemented several changes in policy for the near term in an effort to contain the spread of this pandemic.
At JobLab, Connection to Meaningful Work Across Abilities
The statewide and national employment narrative over recent years omits a critical part of the story: people with disabilities, who lag far behind averages with more than an 8 percent unemployment rate.
At Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, Technology Enables Better Bladder Cancer Detection, Treatment
A leading-edge technology now available at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital (BWFH) offers a new approach to visualizing and treating bladder cancer—and new hope for patients.