South Shore Health

About South Shore Health

South Shore Health is a not-for-profit, charitable health system offering primary and specialty care, hospital care, home health and community care, emergency and urgent care, and preventative and wellness services. We are the largest independent health system in Southeastern Massachusetts.

South Shore Health brings together like-minded people who work toward a common goal of providing exceptional care the people of our region deserve. We unite top-caliber talent, technology, and service with the wishes and personal needs of patients and their families to develop individualized treatment plans.

South Shore Health is committed to providing all patients equitable access to quality care regardless of race, ethnicity, preferred language, interpreter needs, gender identity, or sexual orientation.

Our Health System includes the following entities:

South Shore Hospital
South Shore Medical Center
South Shore Visiting Nurse Association
Health Express Urgent Care
South Shore NeuroSpine
South Shore Health Foundation
The Friends of South Shore Health
South Shore EMS

We also work with academic medical centers in Boston to bring world-leading medical care to our community. Our partners include:

Boston Children’s Hospital: South Shore Hospital’s neonatal intensive care, pediatric emergency, inpatient pediatric services, and outpatient pediatric clinics are provided in association with physicians from this world-leading children’s hospital.

Brigham and Women’s Hospital: South Shore Hospital’s Breast Care Center, cardiology, reproductive endocrinology, gynecological oncology, neurology, urogynecology, stroke care, and a surgical residency program, provided in association with physicians from Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute: World leading cancer care and support is available at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital.


Nursing Assistant

May 2019 Weymouth, MA
“I love the nurses I work with as they always let me help them with procedures and dressing changes if they need it because they know I am in school to be a nurse.”
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