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Dr. Michael Harwood Hits the Buzzer and Lands a Spot on Jeopardy

Posted on December 2nd, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Yes, he was always very good at Trivial Pursuit, and yes, he has a competitive streak, but Dr. Michael Harwood, a dermatologist with the L+M Medical Group in Westerly, defied the odds earlier this year, landing a spot on “America’s Favorite Quiz Show,” Jeopardy! “It was extremely fun,” Dr. Harwood..
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Seven-Week Smoking Cessation Program Starts January 6

Posted on November 13th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Westerly Hospital is offering a seven-week smoking cessation program called “Freedom from Smoking” beginning on January 6 from 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 pm. in the Hospital’s Henry J. Nardone Conference Center at 25 Wells Street in Westerly. Sessions will be held for seven consecutive Tuesdays. An additional session will be held..
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30th Annual Lights of Love Campaign Kicks Off

Posted on November 3rd, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

The Westerly Hospital Auxiliary has officially kicked off its 30th annual Lights of Love campaign.  Through the Lights of Love program, the community is invited to honor or remember a loved one by purchasing a “Love Light” in their name in denominations of $5, $25, $50, $100, or more.  Names..
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Ebola – Learn more from the CDC

Posted on October 16th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

The Center for Disease Control offers comprehensive information on this deadly disease. Click here.  

Free Discussion on Osteoarthritis Pain

Posted on October 20th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Osteoarthritis is one of more than 100 of types of arthritis, and affects more than 27 million people in the United States.  The pain associated with the disease can take control of a person’s life if they do not have the tools to manage it. Westerly Hospital, in conjunction with..
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Become a Hospital Volunteer!

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Westerly Hospital is looking for adult volunteers to assist in many areas of the hospital.   Volunteer positions are currently vailable in our Gift Shop, Information Desk, Courier Service, Chaplaincy department and other areas.  Applications are available at the main information desk in the hospital lobby or by clicking here.

Westerly Hospital Physicians Named 2014 “Top Docs”

Posted on May 19th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Congratulations to the following Westerly Hospital physicians who have been named to Rhode Island Monthly’s 2014 Top Doctors list. Voted by their peers as doctors to whom they would send a loved one for expert medical care, our Top Docs represent the best of Westerly Hospital’s efforts to care for our..
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New Orthopaedic Surgeon Joins Westerly Hospital Medical Staff

Posted on March 25th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

L+M Medical Group welcomes Dr. Vincent MacAndrew, Jr. to the Westerly Hospital Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. MacAndrew will provide patient care alongside Westerly Hospital’s board certified orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Paul Benoit. Dr. MacAndrew earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and completed his residency at..
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Patients Rate Westerly Hospital Among Top Ten in Rhode Island

Posted on March 11th, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Westerly Hospital was recently featured in an article by  GoLocalProv on the “Top 10 Hospitals in Rhode Island Rated by Patients”  according to patient satisfaction surveys for the most recent Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems reporting period.   Click here for the full article and for Westerly Hospital’s ranking.

New Cardiac Risk Factor Reduction Program

Posted on January 21st, 2014 · Posted in Front Page News, News

Westerly Hospital’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Department is offering a new 12-session Cardiac Risk Factor Reduction Program open to adults of all ages and fitness levels.  The program includes risk factor identification as well as individualized exercise sessions created by exercise physiologists with blood pressure monitoring, and education on cardiac risk factors..
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