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SHIELDS HEALTH AND TUFTS MEDICAL CENTER CELEBRATE NEW 3T MRI MACHINE DESIGNED TO IMPROVE COMFORT AND QUALITY

Exclusively available at Tufts Medical Center, the state-of-the-art machine from Philips is the first in the United States to offer high-field 3T technology, A.I. deep learning; wide, open-bore setting; in-bore entertainment Boston, Mass. (December, 2022) – Shields Health, New England’s largest network of independent imaging centers, and Tufts Medical Center (“Tufts”), celebrated their new 3T … Continued

SHREWSBURY SURGERY CENTER RECEIVES ADVANCED CERTFICATION IN Orthopedics for TOTAL JOINTS REPLACEMENT FROM AAAHC

The Surgery Center is the first and only Ambulatory Service Center (ASC) in Massachusetts to achieve Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) Certification Shrewsbury, Mass. (November, 2022) – The Surgery Center -Shrewsbury, a collaboration among Shields Health, Reliant Medical Group, and UMass Memorial Health, today announced that they have achieved Advanced Certification in Orthopedics … Continued

SHIELDS HEALTH ANNOUNCES PET/CT & MRI PARTNERSHIP WITH HEYWOOD MEDICAL GROUP

Athol, Mass. (November 2, 2022) – Shields Health, New England’s largest network of independent imaging centers, and Heywood Healthcare today announced a new partnership that provides high-tech PET/CT imaging services at Athol hospital. This joint venture marks the sixteenth PET/CT partnership for Shields Health, further increasing access to patients in Central Massachusetts. The joint venture … Continued

SHIELDS HEALTH CARE AND LOWELL GENERAL HOSPITAL ANNOUNCE OPENING OF THE SURGERY CENTER OF THE MERRIMACK VALLEY: The new Surgery Center plans to serve over 15,000 patients in the community by 2026

SHIELDS HEALTH CARE AND LOWELL GENERAL HOSPITAL ANNOUNCE OPENING OF THE SURGERY CENTER OF THE MERRIMACK VALLEY The new Surgery Center plans to serve over 15,000 patients in the community by 2026   Chelmsford, Mass. (March 1, 2022) – Lowell General Hospital and Shields Health Care, in partnership with leading physicians from the region, announced … Continued

Five Shields Health Care Group MRI facilities receive ACR Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence Designation

February 2, 2022 (Quincy, MA) – Today, Shields Health Care announced that five of its diagnostic imaging centers have achieved Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence® (DICOE) status by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The facilities receiving this honor are Shields MRI in Brockton, Brighton, Dartmouth, Framingham, and Yarmouth. This accomplishment establishes Shields as the … Continued