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In this week's edition: "New device, new lease on life," "MGH/MGPO ready for launch," "MGH honored as sustainability leader," and more.

Stories in the 07/11/2014 Issue of Hotline

Forget counting sheep – sleep

Almost everyone intuitively knows how to ease someone to sleep – singing a lullaby, speaking in hushed tones or dimming the lights – yet most people are not getting the sleep they need.

MGH summer jobs brighten futures

One hundred and forty eight high school students from Boston, Chelsea and Revere are working for six weeks this summer as part of the MGH Summer Jobs Program, now in its 24th year.

MGH/MGPO ready for Partners eCare launch

This weekend, the MGH/MGPO will begin using the new Epic revenue cycle system for administrative processes including patient scheduling, registration, coding and billing.

New device, new lease on life

A newly developed implantable device aimed at treating adults with epilepsy gave 25-year-old Ashley Sherman back her life.

Planting hope

On June 25, Richard Bonasoro, chef of the Four Seasons Hotel Boston, read his illustrated children’s book to cancer patients in the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Unit.

Spreading joy one jar at a time

Jordyn Bouchard, 2, was one of dozens of MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) patients paid a special visit from the Jesse Rees Foundation on July 1.

What's Happening: July 11, 2014

What's Happening: July 11, 2014

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