St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
, a Caritas Family Hospital
, is a community-based 317-bed tertiary care hospital located in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston. Recognized throughout the region for delivering exceptional patient care in a compassionate environment, St. Elizabeth's is a thoroughly modern inpatient and outpatient facility that is also a teaching affiliate of Tufts University School of Medicine
The hospital began in 1868 when five laywomen members of the third order of St. Francis founded St. Elizabeth's as a hospital dedicated to the care of women from Boston's South End. Today, St. E's, as it is affectionately called, has evolved into a full-service facility that offers sophisticated and comprehensive medical care to women, men and families.
With hundreds of physicians in and around the neighborhood, St. Elizabeth's has expert medical care for everyone. Whether in need of a pediatrician for children, a primary care doctor for a spouse or a specialist to address specific medical needs, St. E's can find the right expert. In addition. St. E's is there to help patients make the most informed and comfortable health care choice by offering options; for example choosing a male or female physician and one who speaks a second language.
Besides advanced capabilities in inpatient and outpatient care, SEMC's research laboratories are active centers of investigation in such areas such as cardiology
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