Top Posts from 2016: Partners HealthCare Facts
Our most popular Connect with Partners post from 2016 was actually a package of three articles that we called “Partners HealthCare Facts.” In this series, we focused on the following three stories, each of which gave a glimpse into the Partners network and its role within the larger health care landscape. The People Who Are Par...
Top Posts from 2016: MGH Accepts Prestigious Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence In Community Service
We’re proud of all of our award-winning hospitals, and it seems as though our readers are as well. Taking the number two spot on our top 3 list of the most popular Connect with Partners posts of 2016 is coverage of Massachusetts General Hospital winning the prestigious Foster McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service.
Top Posts from 2016: With Surgeon’s Touch, Partners CEO Addresses Health Care in Massachusetts
As 2016 comes to an end, we at Partners HealthCare and Connect with Partners wanted to reflect on some of our most popular posts from the year. As we dug into the numbers, we discovered an interesting mix of topics that, to us, show health care is as active and innovative as ever before.
First do no harm
This morning’s Boston Globe features an op-ed authored by Dr. David Torchiana, in which he expounded upon Massachusetts health care costs, and called for a measured, informed path forward as the state looks to improve our systems of care.
Health Care Costs and the Cost of Living
In this space, we often discuss the cost of health care in Massachusetts relative to the state’s cost of living.
Larger Than Life Art Exhibit Fights Stigma Surrounding Mental Illness
It’s a sobering fact that many Americans, from all walks of life, will at some point in their lives experience the impact of mental illness and its surrounding stigma. However, it’s important to remember that this stigma can also motivate us to create a sense of community that helps address the illness and stigma head-on.