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About UMass Memorial Health Care

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UMass Memorial Health Care is the largest health care system in Central Massachusetts. We are the clinical partner of UMass Medical School, with access to the latest technology, research and clinical trials.

UMass Memorial Health Care: Locations in Central Massachusetts

Our health care system includes three hospitals:

Our hospitals receive full accreditation by the Joint Commission, a national organization that sets quality standards for hospitals. In addition to our fully equipped medical centers, our system also includes home health and hospice programs, behavioral health programs and community-based physician practices.

We have an affiliation with CareWell Urgent Care to provide regional urgent care services. Also, the UMass Memorial Medical Group provides high quality, low-cost outpatient surgery services at The Surgery Center in Shrewsbury.

UMass Memorial Health Care by the numbers:  

  • 1,700 physicians on our active medical staff
  • 3,000 registered nurses
  • 14,000+ total employees
  • 1,125 beds in our hospitals

Health Care Services at UMass Memorial

With our sophisticated technology and full spectrum of support services, we provide you with excellent health care in a warm, professional environment. Our staff includes specialists who are nationally acclaimed for their work in areas such as:

  • Heart and vascular care
  • Orthopedics
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Surgery
  • Newborn intensive care
  • Children’s services
  • Women’s services
  • Emergency medicine and trauma

Advanced Care at UMass Memorial Medical Center

UMass Memorial Medical Center is home to some of the region’s most sophisticated medical technology, including the latest diagnostic and treatment options. Our experienced staff includes specialists who are leaders in their field. No matter where you receive health care within our network of hospitals, you have access to the advanced services and resources of UMass Memorial Medical Center.

Features of UMass Memorial include:

  • Accredited by the American College of Surgeons as the only designated Level I Trauma Center for adults and children in Central Massachusetts
  • Home to the Duddie Massad Emergency and Trauma Center and Life Flight, New England’s first hospital-based air ambulance
  • The region’s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, providing expert care for ill or premature newborns
  • Recognized by US News and World Reports as one of Massachusetts' best hospitals and high performing in aortic valve surgery, colon cancer surgery, heart bypass surgery and the treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and heart failure.
  • Awarded the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval as an Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center, the highest-level designation a hospital can receive for stroke care.