Providing Exemplary Care With A Personal Touch As One

At South Shore Health, you'll enjoy the support of a close-knit team, advanced technology and the resources of a major medical center. We are a regional leader and home to the first and only verified and designated Level II Trauma Center south of Boston, a Level III NICU and the largest staff of board-certified cardiologists in Southeastern Massachusetts.

We are continually expanding services and creating unique opportunities. You'll love our community, our dynamic atmosphere and a range of practice opportunities for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Midwives in outpatient and inpatient settings.

We also employ a team of more than 30 hospital-based Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, who went above and beyond for patients during the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as supporting colleagues and a smaller population of surgical, trauma and labor and delivery patients.

Areas of Practice:

  • Emergency Care: Fourth-busiest ED in the Commonwealth with 24/7 coverage, and 24/7 Pediatric Coverage from Children's Hospital
  • Trauma Care: Licensed Level II trauma center with 24/7 coverage
  • Acute Care: Medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological, pediatric, cardiovascular and cancer care
  • ICU: Brand new, $70 million, 24-bed state-of-the-art unit with a new step-down unit that will be completed in 2018
  • Surgical Care: Region's largest program with a multidisciplinary team
  • Cardiovascular Care: Our cardiovascular center is the only one of its kind in the region, offered in clinical affiliation with Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Cancer Care: The Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center in clinical affiliation with South Shore Hospital allows local access to advanced treatments, including clinical trials
  • Maternal and Newborn Care: Licensed Level III provider, as well as the only community-based neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), staffed 24 hours a day by on-site neonatologists from Children's Hospital Boston
  • Pediatric Care: Collaborative relationship with Children's Hospital Boston, now providing a 24/7 pediatric emergency service, the only one of its kind in the region
  • Outpatient Care: South Shore Medical Center is the region's leading provider of outpatient services located in Weymouth, Norwell and Kingston. We have over 100 providers in primary care and specialties that are unmatched in all of southeastern Massachusetts
  • Urgent Care: Two locations in Norwell and Kingston that provide same day appointments to our patients requiring immediate medical care
  • The Outpatient Center for Orthopedics, Spine and Sports Medicine: Located at 2 Pond Park Rd in Hingham, this is the only facility of its kind in Southeastern Massachusetts that offers an extensive team of surgical, pain management, physiatry and diagnostic imaging experts who specialize in musculoskeletal conditions
  • Wound Care: Provides leading-edge wound diagnostic and treatment methods, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, to manage even the most complex wounds