News Releases


November 25, 2014

Harrington Scores Sixth Consecutive “A” in Hospital Safety Survey

Harrington Hospital has received the highest grade - an "A" - in an independent survey of more than 2,500 acute-care hospitals nationwide conducted by The Leapfrog Group, a healthcare rating organization. The score puts Harrington in an elite class of regional hospitals-only 204 out of the 2,500 surveyed-that have obtained the highest grade for six straight periods.

November 11, 2014

Psychiatrist Jyotikaben Patel Joins Outpatient Behavioral Health

Jyotikaben N. Patel, M.D., Board-Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology, has joined Harrington Outpatient Behavioral Health Services. Dr. Patel will be working with adult patients in Harrington's Behavioral Health offices in Southbridge, Dudley, and Charlton

November 6, 2014

Open House Planned for Webster Emergency Department

Members of the Webster-area community are invited to tour the new Remillard Family Emergency Department at Harrington HealthCare at Webster on Saturday, November 22. A public open house is being held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on site at 340 Thompson Road.

November 5, 2014

Harrington Awarded $3.5 Million Grant from MA Health Policy Commission

Harrington HealthCare System has been awarded a $3.5 million grant from the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission (HPC) to increase access to much-needed mental health and substance abuse services.


November 3, 2014

Endocrinologist David Erani, M.D., Joins Harrington

Board-certified endocrinologist David Erani has joined Harrington Physician Services. Dr. Erani has more than 15 years of clinical experience in endocrinology. He most recently served as Director of Medical Programs at the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, where he developed and directed innovative programs for patients; he also provided medical leadership to Joslin-affiliate centers across United States