St. Elizabeth's Medical Center (Boston)
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center (SEMC) (more often called St. Elizabeth's Hospital, its former name, or its nickname, St. E's) is a large medical facility and teaching hospital in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.
|St. Elizabeth's Medical Center|
|Steward Health Care|
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
|Location||Boston, Massachusetts, United States|
|Affiliated university||Tufts University|
|Beds||524 (Licensed Beds: 252 & Community-Based 272-Bed = 524)|
|Lists||Hospitals in Massachusetts|
Besides advanced capabilities in inpatient and outpatient care, SEMC's research laboratories are active centers of investigation in such areas as cardiology, gastroenterology, neurology, hematology and oncology.
In 2018-2019, the annual U.S. News & World Report hospital rankings, awarded and recognized the Medical Center for achieving the highest performance rating possible, in two (Heart Bypass surgery & Heart Failure) of nine measured categories in adult medical procedures and conditions.
SEMC's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is of particular note as its history predates many other areas of medicine in which the hospital is involved. Generations of people in the Boston area were born at St. Elizabeth's Hospital or more recently, at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center. Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg was born at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in 1942.
- "St. Elizabeth's Medical Center-Brighton". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved 4 April 2019.