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Preventing the spread of illness

February 2, 2015 With colds, flu, and stomach viruses circulating in the community, South Shore Health is reminding the public not to visit patients in a hospital or long-term care facility if you are ill. These viruses spread easily from person to person and are more serious for those who are already ill. Good hand […]

Visitation restrictions in place on Veterans’ Unit

The Veterans’ Unit at Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital is temporarily closed to visitors due to illness among residents. Exceptions will be made for immediate family and those assisting in care such as providing help with meals, however, the general public is asked not to visit the unit until further notice. With colds, flu, and stomach viruses […]

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Celebrating Excellence on the South Shore Several health care providers on the South Shore were recognized this week for outstanding contributions to health and wellness. Celebrating Excellence Awards were presented May 28 to recognize innovation, dedication, commitment, teamwork, service and leadership in health. The Award categories are Community Health Leadership, Spirit, Exemplary Service and Outstanding […]