LIVE HEALTHY, STAY HEALTHY ON THE NORTH SHORE.
The North Shore’s landscape encourages outdoor activity and a healthy lifestyle. There is as well a keen awareness of and demand for quality health care options. We have them, from community health centers and hospitals to affiliates of some of the world’s leading health care institutions. The North Shore is also home to numerous nursing and assisted living facilities, plus adult day care and home care services,
Addison Gilbert Hospital*
Anna Jacques Hospital
Lahey Medical Center*
Mass General/North Shore**
North Shore Children’s Hospital**
North Shore Medical Center**
*Affiliated with Lahey Health
**Affiliated with Partners HealthCare
Innovation by the Ocean
She made house calls
America’s first visiting nurse, as far as we know, was hired in 1895 by the Woman’s Friend Society of Salem. She visited patients by bicycle and, by 1900, she was seeing 2000 patients each year for an annual salary of $554!