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August 4, 2020

Harrington HealthCare System Now Offers Online Check-In at Southbridge Emergency Department

New system proven to reduce wait times and improve patient satisfaction  SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – Harrington HealthCare System now offers an online check-in system for patients who want to be seen in the Southbridge Emergency Department. The new system a... continue »
July 22, 2020

Peter Antkowiak, MD Named Emergency Department Medical Director for Harrington HealthCare System

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – Peter Antkowiak, MD has been named Medical Director of the Emergency Department at Harrington HealthCare System (HHS), which has Emergency Care Centers in Southbridge and Webster, Massachusetts. Harrington’s Emergency Department... continue »
July 17, 2020

Harrington Physician Services Expands Interventional Pain Management Services

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – The Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) practice of Harrington Physician Services (HPS) has expanded the interventional pain management services offered in its Southbridge office, adding additional treatment space, n... continue »
July 8, 2020

Harrington Hospital’s Southbridge and Webster Emergency Care Centers Receive Coverdell Awards for Stroke Care

SOUTHBRIDGE and WEBSTER, MA – Harrington Hospital in Southbridge and Harrington Hospital – Webster have each earned multiple awards for stroke care from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) Paul Coverdell Stroke Systems of Care Col... continue »
May 15, 2020

Harrington Hospital in Southbridge Implements Emergency Curbside Triage

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – As of Monday, May 18, patients who arrive in a car to the Emergency Department (ED) at Harrington Hospital in Southbridge will be directed through a new “curbside triage” process. This new process allows patients to avoid gath... continue »
May 14, 2020

Harrington HealthCare System Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ for the Spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – Harrington HealthCare System was awarded its 14th ‘A’ in the spring 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction recognizing Harrington HealthCare System’s achievements providing safer health care. The Leapfro... continue »
May 12, 2020

Harrington Physician Services Welcomes Endocrinologist Dr. Robert Cooper to Sturbridge Practice

 STURBRIDGE, MA – Robert Cooper, MD, FACE, FACP has joined Harrington Physician Services’ endocrinology practice in Sturbridge. Dr. Cooper brings more than 20 years of experience to the practice and provides all aspects of endocrinology care, in... continue »
May 8, 2020

Harrington HealthCare System Ramps up Return to Normal Services with Coronavirus Protection Measures in Place

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – As the number of new coronavirus cases in Massachusetts begins to decline, Harrington HealthCare System (HHS) is encouraging patients to return for care at service locations across its system, with additional new infection prevent... continue »
May 1, 2020

Harrington HealthCare Urges Public Not to Delay Urgent Care Needs Due to Coronavirus Fears

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA – Harrington HealthCare System (HHS) officials report that they’ve seen a significant decline in the number of emergency department and urgent care visits since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic and are urging the public n... continue »
April 15, 2020

Harrington HealthCare System Now Offering Telehealth Appointments for Many Services

SOUTHBRIDGE, MA, April 15, 2020 – Harrington HealthCare System is now offering telehealth appointments for select services during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Telehealth appointments allow patients to meet with a doctor from home via video... continue »