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Steward Health Care System (“Steward”) today announced it has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire eight community hospitals affiliated with Community Health Systems (“CHS”). The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2017, subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.

Nashoba Valley Medical Center’s (NVMC) Center for Weight Control now offers surgical weight loss services, including gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy (gastric sleeve).

New Chief Medical Officer brings decades of patient-centered experience to leadership role

Nashoba Valley Medical Center has been honored again with an “A” grade in the Fall 2016 update to the Hospital Safety Grade by The Leapfrog Group, an independent industry watchdog and the nation’s leading experts on patient safety.

Partnership with Central Massachusetts Independent Physician Association will align doctors with a leading ACO, broaden Steward’s proven quality health care model

Massachusetts Health Provider Tops National Competition

Nashoba Valley Medical Center now provides lung cancer screening to adult patients who are current or former smokers who meet specific criteria.

Nashoba Valley Medical Center and Steward Medical Group are pleased to welcome Peter Ofman, MD, a highly trained cardiologist to the medical staff.

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it’s also a good time for women to think about mammograms and breast cancer screenings. On Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., the Women’s Imaging Center at Nashoba Valley Medical Center, 200 Groton Road in Ayer, Massachusetts, will host its annual Breast Health Day for women living in the Nashoba Valley region.

Steward Health Care System (“Steward”) announced today that Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (“MPT”) (NYSE: MPW) will invest $1.25 billion in Steward through a real estate sale-leaseback transaction and acquisition of a limited equity stake in the company. The $1.25 billion total value of the transaction includes a $1.2 billion investment in hospital real estate and a $50 million equity investment in Steward.