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About Holyoke Medical Center

About Holyoke Medical Center

Holyoke Medical Center campus

Holyoke Medical Center (HMC) is committed to setting a new standard in patient care for the families of Western Massachusetts. This full-service Medical Center provides a complete line of inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services to the community, including a newly constructed state-of-the-art emergency department. HMC’s award-winning Stroke Service has been recognized for more than 13 consecutive years by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, including the 2021 Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus & Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Award.

The Center For Behavioral Health, located on the HMC campus, includes a 36 bed adult inpatient service, 16 bed older adult (geriatric) inpatient service, outpatient behavioral health therapy services and a partial hospitalization program. Two of the inpatient units were constructed in 2021 to provide best-in-class care in a purpose-built facility, specifically tailored to accommodate the needs of behavioral health patients with all of the modern requirements, including secure outdoor space.

The 330-strong medical staff includes on-site physician practices such as: Cardiovascular Specialists; Comprehensive Care Center; Endocrinology & Diabetes Center; Gastroenterology; General & Specialty Surgeons; Musculoskeletal Spine Center & Pain Management Center; Pulmonology Center; OB/GYN & Midwifery; Oncology Center; Orthopedic Center; Rheumatology; Sleep Center; Thoracic Surgeons & Lung Cancer Screening Program; Urology Center; Vascular Center; Weight Management Program; Wound Care Center; and The Work Connection, which provides comprehensive occupational medical services to local employers.

As a member of Valley Health Systems in Holyoke, HMC is affiliated with the Holyoke VNA Hospice Life Care, River Valley Counseling Center and Holyoke Medical Group. Holyoke Medical Group practices include Adult Primary Care, Pediatrics, Family Medicine, and Walk-In Care offices.

Key Facts

  • Founded: 1893
  • Active Physician Staff: 147
  • Allied Professionals: 67
  • Consulting Physician Staff: 116
  • Total Staff: 1,320
  • Yearly Admissions: 5,411
  • Yearly Discharges: 5,488
  • Beds: 219
  • Population served: 180,000+
  • Service Area: Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley, including Holyoke, Chicopee, South Hadley, Westfield, West Springfield, and Easthampton
  • DNV-GL Accredited Hospital; ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certified
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
  • Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®)
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