In this week's edition: "Desanctis departs after 59 years," "Heart smarts," "EAP: Here to help," and more.

Stories in the 02/07/2014 Issue of Hotline

DeSanctis departs after 59 years

Roman DeSanctis, MD, director of Clinical Cardiology emeritus at the MGH, retires.

EAP: Here to help

The Partners Employee Assistance Program (EAP), a voluntary and confidential service available to all MGH and Partners HealthCare employees and their immediate household members, recently received a four-year reaccreditation honor from the Council on Accreditation (COA).

Heart smarts

In recognition of American Heart Month, MGH physicians share their tips for the best ways to "love your heart."

Kelly first incumbent to Spallin Professorship

John F. Kelly, PhD, associate director of the MGH Center for Addiction Medicine and program director of the Addiction Recovery Management Service, has been named as the inaugural incumbent of the Elizabeth R. Spallin Professorship in Psychiatry in the Field of Addiction Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

Next steps for Partners eCare

The July 12 revenue cycle go live date for Partners eCare at the MGH – which includes implementation of new administrative and financial systems that support functions such as registration, scheduling, admissions, coding and billing – is quickly approaching.

The right chemistry

This year, 57 students worked with 63 MGH mentors; and another 54 MGH volunteers served as judges for the MGH/Timilty Science Fair Project, coordinated by the Center for Community Health Improvement.

What's Happening: Feb. 7, 2014

What's Happening: Feb. 7, 2014


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