Fourth year internal medicine and pediatrics resident Dr. Mike Kelly shaves his head after reaching his fundraising goal for the Boston Marathon.
Along with sharing news, events and information of the hospital, the MGH Twitter and Facebook accounts help keep our patients, staff and community connected. Here are a few things people have said recently, including some congratulations on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals 2019-2020:
Gail H: Absolutely well deserved! We are so blessed to live within driving distance. I researched transplant centers and chose MGH for my husband’s liver transplant. Now I feel we are in the Mass General family. Thanks to all who saved him.
Valerie M: Congratulations to MGH! A most well deserved ranking! A wonderful place to work that does amazing things for its patients and employees.
Bob P: Massachusetts General is one of the greatest hospitals. Thank you for taking such great care of my mother and others in my family for well over 40 years now.
Arminda F: I am grateful for the excellent care my family and I have received at MGH since 1971. Congratulations! Well deserved!
Jay W: The people are amazing professionals who have a passion for outstanding care. From checking in, tests, prep, the surgery and the recovery, everything was excellent. They were all wonderful. Thank you all. You are an amazing group of people!
Abigail O: Excellent care and service, the nurses and doctors have been nothing but kind, professional and done everything to keep me comfortable! 5 out of 5, will always come here for my and my family’s medical needs!
Angelique M: So proud to work at MGH and wouldn’t take my family anywhere else for their health care.
Alex V: Excelente servicio en ese hospital todo. Super bien muchas gracias.
Gail T: Mass General, during my lifetime, has always been in the forefront of medical care. Congratulations for the recognition.
Jackie E: We are so blessed to have MGH. They saved my husband’s life. We are so grateful to the nurses and the doctors. We are especially grateful to his surgeon. She is surely a miracle worker.
Takashi O: Congratulations, MGH. I truly appreciate all of your hard and compassionate research and support efforts for patients and the future.
Gary M: Congratulations, very well deserved! People come from all over the country for the excellent care at MGH and we are fortunate to live close by.
Kurt H: I’m so grateful to everyone at Mass General. You are the best. Thank you!
Marc V: Congratulations! Forever grateful to all the professionals at this world class hospital.
Doris H: From the moment that I was admitted to MGH, I felt like the most important person in the world. They saved my life. My family and I will be forever grateful to MGH.Cynthia R: I could not say enough good things about this hospital. I am here today because of all the wonderful people who work at MGH. It takes many good people to make everything work so smoothly. I would not want to go to any other hospital, they are the best there is.
- Oct | 1 | 2021
MGH urology medical assistant Alyssa Reilly’s hard work and dedication earned her a spot on the 2020 Team USA Paralympic rowing team, which won a silver medal in the Tokyo Games last August.
- Oct | 1 | 2021
Cindy Diggs, community and cultural engagement manager at Mass General, was named the 2021 Peace MVP by the Mass Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence, honoring her dedication to being an activist for peace and economic security in Boston neighborhoods.
- Sep | 10 | 2021
“Each morning when we’d arrive at the police barricades, people would be standing there with pictures of their loved ones, asking us to look for them,” Susan Diehl says. “Hours later, after a hard shift when we were ready to get back on the shuttle bus, they were still there—waiting for word.”
- Aug | 20 | 2021
In 2020, Carr took up running to keep herself both physically and mentally active during the COVID-19 pandemic. She completed her first double digit run—10 miles—on Dec. 31. Six days later, after a routine checkup with her doctor, she was diagnosed with breast cancer.
- Jul | 1 | 2021
In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, a group of students from Harvard Medical School—led by Dorothy Weiss Tolchin, MD, EdM, of the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Physical Medicine and...