The Blum Center is a relaxed and comfortable place for patients, families and friends to locate health information.

The Maxwell and Eleanor Blum Patient & Family Learning Center is a relaxed and comfortable place for patients, families and friends to locate health information. You will find a warm, friendly and welcoming environment to help you learn more about health and illness. Volunteers, nurses, and a health educator are on-hand to help you find easy-to-read pamphlets, magazines, videos, web sites and both medical and consumer health books.

Our Center Can Help You:

  • Understand more about health and illness
  • Understand your treatment choices
  • Make better decisions about your health or the health of those close to you
  • Communicate better with your doctor, nurse or therapist
  • Feel comfortable in a friendly learning environment

Our Services Include:

  • Health information searches from trained staff
  • Materials in a variety of languages
  • Community resources
  • Information delivered in the hospital or off-site
  • Assistive Technology Center

Monday-Friday
9:00am-5:00pm

Location:

The Maxwell & Eleanor Blum Patient and Family Learning Center
Main Corridor
White Building, First Floor, Room 110
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit St.
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: (617) 724-PFLC (7352)
Fax: (617) 724-3281

Accessibility at Mass General

Mass General is dedicated to being as accessible and accommodating as possible for patients, visitors and staff with disabilities.