In accordance with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Steward Health Care has filed an Acute Care Hospital Phase 1 Reopen Attestation.
Blood test will identify if an individual has had a past COVID-19 infection (WATERTOWN, MA- May 21st, 2020) – For individuals wondering if they had the COVID-19 virus but did not know it at the time, the answer to that question is a simple blood test away. Steward Medical Group primary care offices, in partnership with onsite laboratories, are now offering antibody tests that can determine if a pe...
Morton Hospital today announced the launch of its “Shine on Health Care Heroes” campaign, an effort to enlist patients, residents, and local business partners in applauding health care workers both in Taunton and across the country from the safety of their homes.
Virtual Visits Designed to Mitigate the Spread of the Disease, Ease Concerns of Going to the Doctor’s Office
Steward Medical Group is offering telehealth video visits in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Patents can continue to receive the medical care they need without going to the doctor’s office. All you need is a smartphone, desktop, or laptop equipped with a web camera. Call your doctor’s office today if you need an appointment. Telehealth appointments are available for primary care and inter...
March 18 2020
The safety and well-being of our patients, visitors and staff is our number one priority. Please be aware of the following newly revised guidelines before visiting Morton Hospital: NO VISITORS WILL BE ALLOWED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. PLEASE NOTE: Extenuating circumstances (such as hospice and end-of-life care) will be considered based on the best interest and needs of the individual patient, and t...
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Dr. Joseph Weinstein, chief medical officer of Steward Health Care (@Steward), which has 35 hospitals in nine states, about moving towards dedicating one hospital in Boston as coronavirus-only treatment. This segment aired on March 18, 2020....
March 10 2020
Visitor Restrictions In Effect Steward Wide No visitors allowed until further notice beginning Thursday, March 26th. Exceptions are for women in labor and end of life circumstances, who will be allowed one (1) visitor each. Please help us to keep our communities safe. Thank you for your cooperation. Medical Records Request- In order to keep our community safe, we will no longer have walk-in's fo...
February 27 2020
Morton Hospital and Steward Health Care Network have welcomed Erik Henriksen, DPM, AACFAS, and Michael Skonieczny, DPM, ACFAS, to the greater Taunton community.
The Morton Hospital Medical Staff is currently offering a $2,000 scholarship opportunity to high school students from Coyle & Cassidy, Taunton High and Bristol-Plymouth.
January 6 2020
As we celebrate the beginning of a New Year, it’s a perfect time to share some of Morton Hospital’s key achievements from 2019, as well as important investments we are making to expand and improve community health and wellness services in the year to come.
October 23 2019
Morton Hospital is among the top five percent in the nation for Pulmonary Care, according to a national report by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
Morton Hospital today announced the appointment of Mary Pat Tranter, Ph.D., a Taunton native who has served in various leadership roles within the community, to the hospital’s executive leadership team.
Morton Hospital is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery according to a national study by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.
Morton Hospital and Steward Medical Group are pleased to announce the addition of Tatiana Thom, MD, to the hospital’s medical staff and greater Taunton community.
The Morton Hospital Medical Staff is currently offering a scholarship opportunity to students at Coyle and Cassidy High School, Taunton High School and Bristol-Plymouth Regional Technical High School.
In celebration of National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, Steward Health Care hosted the third annual “EMS Stewards of the Community” award ceremony on May 20 at the Tirrell Room in Quincy, Mass.
Morton Hospital today announced the promotion of Heidi Taylor as its new hospital president. A lifelong Taunton resident with deep roots in the community, Taylor brings more than 20 years of health care experience to the hospital’s executive leadership team.
Morton Hospital today announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards.
Morton Hospital and Steward Medical Group recently announced the addition of Matthew M. Werger, MD, to its medical staff and orthopedic surgery team.