Morton Hospital Welcomes New DoctorsOctober 11, 2018
Morton Hospital is happy to announce the addition of Dr. Nicole Pecquex, bariatric weight loss surgeon, Dr. Daniel Levin, pain management specialist, and Dr. Cristina Cellurale, medical oncologist, to the greater Taunton community.
Morton Hospital Celebrates Compassionate Caregiver AwardsMay 24, 2018
Morton Hospital recently celebrated National Hospital Week by hosting its third annual Compassionate Caregiver Awards reception, designed to recognize staff members who have made a positive and lasting impact on the life of a patient.
Letter to the Editor: Morton Hospital Celebrates EMS ProvidersMay 24, 2018
During Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, Morton Hospital joins hospitals and communities across the country in celebrating the talented and caring men and women who make up our network of EMS partners.
Brewster Ambulance Team Members Win "EMS Stewards of the Community" AwardMay 24, 2018
Boston-based Steward, which operates nine hospitals across Massachusetts, recognized 22 EMS providers including Brewster’s John Smith, Tyler Medeiros and Brian Anderson for going “above and beyond” in their interactions with patients at Morton Hospital.
Morton Hospital Earns ACR Lung Screening Center DesignationApril 18, 2018
Morton Hospital has been designated a Lung Cancer Screening Center by the American College of Radiology for its commitment to practicing safe, effective diagnostic care for individuals at the highest risk for lung cancer.
Steward Health Care to Host 2nd Annual "EMS Stewards of the Community" AwardsApril 18, 2018
To nominate an EMS provider in your community for an "EMS Stewards of the Community" Award, go to http://info.steward.org/emsaward2018.html
Morton Hospital Welcomes New Chief of Emergency ServicesApril 18, 2018
Morton Hospital recently announced the appointment of Dr. Emilio S. Belaval as the hospital's new Chief of Emergency Services.
Letter to the Editor: National Law Enforcement Appreciation DayApril 18, 2018
All of us at Morton Hospital are truly fortunate to have community partners like our local law enforcement agencies who share in our mission of caring for this wonderful community and saving lives.
Public Notice re: Temporary Diversion of Labor & Delivery PatientsOctober 30, 2017
Public Notice: Please be advised that labor and delivery patients are temporarily being diverted from Morton Hospital to Good Samaritan Medical Center. This precautionary measure is being taken due to information received from a third party practitioner stating they will be temporarily unavailable to provide contracted post-delivery services at the hospital during the coming week. The hospital is ...
Morton Hospital Welcomes Two New General SurgeonsJuly 28, 2017
Morton Hospital today announced the addition of two new board certified general surgeons to its medical staff. Dr. Patricia Andrade and Dr. Richard Demopoulos are now accepting new patients at their offices in Taunton and Middleboro. A graduate of Brown University School of Medicine, Dr. Patricia Andrade completed her residency training in general surgery at Rhode Island Hospital. She has a spec...
Morton Hospital Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon to TauntonJuly 28, 2017
Morton Hospital is pleased to welcome Scott Mandel, MD, FRCSC, to its medical staff. A board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Mandel is now accepting new patients at his office in Taunton. Dr. Mandel has a special interest in sports medicine, including ligament repair and minimally-invasive surgery of the knee, shoulder and elbow, as well as orthopedic trauma care. After receiving his medical d...
Brewster Ambulance EMS Providers Win Inaugural "EMS Stewards of the Community" AwardsJuly 28, 2017
In celebration of National Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Week, Steward Health Care System hosted the inaugural “EMS Stewards of the Community” Award Ceremony on May 23 at The Tirrell Room in Quincy. Boston-based Steward, which operates ten hospitals across Massachusetts, recognized 14 EMS providers including Brewster Ambulance’s Christopher Darling and Victoria Nicholas for going “above and beyo...
Welcome Irma Rasmussen, MD, Primary Care SpecialistJuly 28, 2017
Morton Hospital and Steward Medical Group are pleased to welcome Irma Rasmussen, MD, to the greater Taunton community. A board-certified internal medicine specialist, Dr. Rasmussen is now accepting new patients. Dr. Rasmussen received her medical degree from the Universidad Libre De Colombia and completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at Bridgeport Hospital – Yale New Haven Healt...
Morton Hospital Center for Wound Healing Recognized for Excellence in Wound CareMarch 17, 2017
The Center for Wound Healing at Morton Hospital has been recognized with two distinguished awards from Restorix Health®, a leader in developing and managing comprehensive wound healing facilities throughout the country, including five centers in Massachusetts. Morton Hospital’s Wound Center has received the “Clinical Distinction Award,” which recognizes centers that have demonstrated exceptional ...
Morton Hospital Welcomes New General SurgeonFebruary 13, 2017
Morton Hospital and Steward Medical Group (SMG) are pleased to welcome Brandon Tari, MD, FACS. A board certified general surgeon, Dr. Tari is now accepting new patients at his office in Middleboro.
Morton Hospital to Provide Free Blood Pressure Screenings at Trucchi'sJanuary 31, 2017
In honor of American Heart Month, Morton Hospital is partnering with Trucchi’s Supermarkets to offer free in-store blood pressure screenings to customers and staff throughout the month of February.
Morton Hospital Physicians Named to "Top Doctors" ListJanuary 31, 2017
Three Morton Hospital physicians have been named to the 2016 Top Doctors List by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. (Castle Connolly), a highly-regarded healthcare research company that specializes in providing consumers with information about the nation’s best doctors and hospitals.
Morton Hospital to Host Career Fair on January 19thJanuary 11, 2017
Morton Hospital will host a Career Fair Open House on Thursday, January 19th from 7 am – 9 am and 4 pm – 6 pm. The hospital is seeking experienced registered nurses and certified nursing assistants for a variety of full time and part time positions.
Morton Hospital Awarded Community Value Five-Star DesignationJanuary 3, 2017
Morton Hospital today announced it was named to the prestigious Community Value Five-Star List as one of the top performing community hospitals in the country.
Steward Health Care Selected for Innovative MassHealth Accountable Care Pilot ProgramJanuary 3, 2017
Steward Health Care System (Steward), parent company of Morton Hospital, has been selected as one of six Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) in Massachusetts to participate in MassHealth’s Pilot Medicaid ACO program.