Heart Transplant Milestone: Saving Mr. Kaminski

Heart Transplant Milestone: Saving Mr. Kaminski

Reversing one heart transplant patient’s decline required intensive therapy, precise collaboration and the innovative use of an organ infected with a potentially deadly disease.

Health Policy Advocates on the March for Patients

Health Policy Advocates on the March for Patients

At Mass General, many physicians, nurses, researchers and health workers believe protecting patients should involve more than treating illness and injury.

Mass General Nursing Innovation Enters New Era

Mass General Nursing Innovation Enters New Era

More and more Mass General nurses are proposing solutions to problems they encounter on the frontlines of patient care.

Palliative Care: Living as Well as Possible

A Calm After the Storm

A little boy’s violent rages took control of his family’s life until they turned to a Mass General expert in pediatric bipolar disorder.

Donor’s Wife Says Doctors Never Gave Up on Him

Donor’s Wife Says Doctors Never Gave Up on Him

Remembering the names and faces of the 17 specialists who worked to help her husband makes Liz Morrill Cross proud of his gift to Mass General.

Global Health Chief Puts Community Priorities First

Global Health Chief Puts Community Priorities First

Louise Ivers, MD, MPH, DTM&H, says experience has taught her that effective global health partnerships involve listening to communities in need and trying to serve their priorities first.

New Clinic Offers Hope for Moms in Recovery

New Clinic Offers Hope for Moms in Recovery

Mass General’s new HOPE Clinic integrates care to help mothers recovering from substance use disorder stay healthy and care for their infants through the second year of life.

Doctor Advocates for Patients with Down Syndrome

Doctor Advocates for Patients with Down Syndrome

Determined to ensure lifelong care for his patients, the director of Mass General’s Down Syndrome Program is on a mission to build philanthropic support and inspire more caregivers to enter the field.

Read more about how Mass General is leading the way in educating care providers, improving the health of local and distant communities and establishing best practices and health policy.