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  • December 22, 2014 - Worcester Business Journal

    UMass Memorial Health Care CEO Eric Dickson talks some of the organizations priorities for 2015 as part of the WBJ Five things to Watch for the health care industry in 2015. UMass Medical School Chancellor Michael Collins also provides insight for the article.

  • December 21, 2014 - Telegram & Gazette

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    The UMass Memorial Medical Center roster of physicians just grew by a handful. The Emergency Medicine Department on the University and Memorial campuses recently added Drs. Slutzman, Carey, Kotkowski and Costigan.

  • December 21, 2014 - Telegram & Gazette

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    UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center has been the beneficiary of goodwill from many circles this holiday season. Recently the Chick-fil-A mascot and other members of the restaurant chain were on campus to make a special donation.  

  • December 19, 2014 - Worcester Business Journal

    UMass Memorial Health Care is among 10 organizations benefiting from $1.3 million in grants under a new program administered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation. The funds will support Massachusetts organizations that treat people who have behavioral health problems and other medical issues.

  • November 16, 2014 - Telegram & Gazette

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    Richard Sacra, MD, is part of a Worcester panel focused on the Ebola virus. City leaders say there is a lot of confusion surrounding the virus and their main goal is to shed  some light on many of the misconceptions.



  • November 14, 2014 - Telegram & Gazette

    Steven Hatch, MD, recently returned from Liberia in West Africa where he was a part of an international effort to help the people there confront the Ebola virus. He says that although he will need time to process and put into perspective all of the experiences from his five-week stay, at the end of the day it was all about taking care of patients.



  • November 12, 2014 -

    While the work to aid those stricken with the Ebola virus in Liberia continues, another effort is underway to help the country improve its overall health care system. Patricia McQuilkin, MD, heads to Liberia to lend her expertise to help rebuild the nation's health care system.