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Shields Health Care, Reliant Medical Group open first outpatient surgery center in MetroWest with Orthopedics New England and New England Hand Associates

Four leading health care organizations including Shields Health Care Group, Reliant Medical Group, Orthopedics New England and New England Hand Associates unveiled the new jointly owned New England Surgical Suites (NESS),  the first and only  freestanding ambulatory surgery center (ASC) in the MetroWest area. The new 13,000-square foot facility will serve an estimated 3,000 patients … Continued

Concord Journal: Shields Imaging partners with Emerson Hospital

Click here for the original Concord Journal article.      Shields Health Care Group announced it entered a partnership with Emerson Hospital and will begin managing the hospital’s imaging services at both its Concord and Westford locations. The new joint venture will provide patients with high-quality imaging. Both imaging locations will be managed by Shields, … Continued

CBS News: Serious MRI Diagnoses Amid Coronavirus

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, chronic disease, injury and serious medical conditions are still a top concern for health care providers and patients. Ensuring that patients receive the essential care they need is a priority that cannot take a back seat. Dr. Steve Sweriduk, Medical Director at Shields Health Care, discusses the critical cases he is … Continued

Hearts for health care workers and first responders

“How can I help?” A question so many are asking right now. With no one right answer, as a part of the health care community, we are inspired by the “Hearts for Healthcare workers and first responders” social initiative.   How it works: Hang a heart in your window to show your support for anyone … Continued

Becker’s ASC Review: The Surgery Center – Shrewsbury establishes one of MA first total knee replacement programs

‘A paradigm shift’: Dr. William Balcom on establishing one of Massachusetts’ 1st total knee replacement programs Click here for the original Becker’s article William Balcom, MD, an orthopedic surgeon practicing at The Surgery Center in Shrewsbury, Mass., recently performed the first outpatient total knee replacement at an ASC in Worcester County. Dr. Balcom spoke with … Continued