The Urgent Express in Charlton is closed and all patients should visit Oxford Urgent Care to be seen. Please CALL this number prior to arrival: 508-499-1760
Oxford Hours: 8AM-4PM, 7 Days a Week

Awards and Recognition

Recent Achievements

  • Twelve consecutive straight “A” letter grades for hospital safety by The Leapfrog Group – one of only 59 hospitals in the entire nation
  • Recognized three years in a row for clinical excellence in wound care: Center of Distinction in 2014; Center of Excellence in 2015 and Center of Excellence in 2016
  • American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines Stroke Gold Plus Award – 2016
  • Cancer Center accreditation by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons
  • Named a Top Hospital in the Region three years in a row: 2013, 2014 and 2015 – by The Leapfrog Group.
  • State leader in decreased readmissions, 2011-2013
  • Top Performer in Patient Satisfaction and Patient Experience from Healthgrades — one of only four hospital in the state and the only hospital in central Massachusetts to receive both awards, placing us among the top 2%.
  • Ranked #7 out of more than 60 Massachusetts hospitals surveyed by GoLocalWorcester.com
  • Mass Department of Public Health SCORE (Stroke Collaborative Reaching for Excellence) Award for defect-free care
  • A statewide award by an advisory panel to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) for the exemplary work of its TB Clinic.
  • Joint Commission Top Improver for CORE Measures
  • Ranking among the top 2 percent of all hospitals in the country for short wait times, according to statistics compiled by an influential healthcare publication.

Among our other nationally-recognized achievements, we are proud to have these valued partnerships and certifications:

COVID Policy Update: No Visitors or Patient Companions

Please note that there are currently NO visitors or patient companions permitted at  Harrington Hospital, Harrington Physician Services offices, or any Harrington healthcare facility until further notice (with the exception of essential help to provide care for disabled or pediatric patients).

Our top priority is to protect you, our patients, communities, and healthcare workers.