Latest UMass Memorial Health Care Stories

2014-10-02 12:30:22

Congresswoman Niki Tsongas, Representative Danielle Gregoire and Marlborough Mayor Arthur Vigeant join community event to open 200,000 square-foot "lab of the future" designed to deliver innovative, efficient diagnostic information services to New England MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic information services, today unveiled its new, state-of-the-art clinical test laboratory in Marlborough,...

2014-08-14 08:29:53

WORCESTER, Mass., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Massachusetts' most celebrated cause-related activity, the UMass Medicine Cancer Walk, will take place on Sunday, September 28, 2014. Now in its 16th year, the UMass Medicine Cancer Walk is expected to attract more than 12,000 individuals, business leaders, employees, community organizations and teams who are raising funds to support cancer research and clinical trials, right at the UMass Medical Cancer Center of Excellence....

2014-07-31 12:29:24

Nurses from UMass Memorial Medical Center campuses in Worcester, Marlborough Hospital and Leominster Hospital Detailed Concerns Prior to Delivering Joint Letter to UMass Memorial Health Care CEO Eric Dickson Calling for Immediate Action to Protect Patients and Improve Care (to receive a copy of the letter, email dschildmeier@mnarn.org) WORCESTER, Mass., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Registered Nurses who work at a number of UMass Memorial Health Care facilities...

2013-08-23 23:02:25

Whistleblower suit alleged hospital system charged the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for medical bills incurred by patients unable to pay by falsifying their addresses as “homeless shelter” residents Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc. and UMass Memorial Medical Center, Inc. (“UMass”) have agreed to return more than $50,000 to Massachusetts’ Health Safety Net to settle a whistleblower lawsuit alleging the Worcester-based hospital submitted...

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