In this week's edition: "Weathering the storm," "MGH patients leading healthier, more active lives," BBJ poll: MGH a 'most admired company,'" and more.

Stories in the 02/15/2013 Issue of Hotline

A ring of pride

Boston Bruins players visit the MassGeneral Hospital for Children as part of an auction item sold during the 13th annual Storybook Ball.

Annual Run-Walk to Home Base at Fenway Park support returning veterans

Now in its fourth year, the Run-Walk to Home Base presented by New Balance will take place May 4 to raise funds for the Red Sox Foundation and MGH Home Base Program.

BBJ poll: MGH a ‘most admired company’

Vote to make the MGH the most admired health care company in the Boston Business Journal's Readers' Choice poll.

ECMO patient on road to recovery

Keith Lordan has a new appreciation for heart awareness since having a major heart attack in 2011 and credits the MGH and the its ECMO program for saving his life.

MGH Blood Donor Center plans to temporarily relocate

The MGH Blood Donor Center is planning for its temporary relocation to the 12th floor of the White Building on April 1 while its current home in the Gray Building undergoes renovations.

MGH hosts Libyan health leaders

The MGH Division of Global Health and Human Rights hosted leaders from the Benghazi Medical Center (BMC) to discuss a collaboration to aid BMC in its efforts to establish itself as a center of excellence for emergency care for Benghazi and for all of Eastern Libya.

Nutrition classes inspire better food choices

MGH dietician Deborah Krivitsky, MS, RD, LDN, covers the topic of avoiding impulse purchases in her regular “Supermarket Smarts” class at the MGH Corrigan Minehan Heart Center.

Weathering the storm

The MGH is proud and thankful for all of its dedicated employees who helped ensure smooth operations during the nor’easter that hit the region on Feb. 8 and 9, which dumped some 25 inches of snow in Boston.

What's happening: Feb. 15, 2013

What's happening: Feb. 15, 2013


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