North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) is the North Shore’s largest healthcare provider and one of its largest employers. With multiple hospitals, ambulatory care sites and physician offices, we offer comprehensive care and a commitment to exceptional quality, safety and kindness. As a member of Partners HealthCare, founded by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, NSMC provides patients with access to some of the most talented sub-specialists in the world through clinical collaborations.
Best Regional Hospital 2015-2016
NSMC joins an esteemed array of medical centers including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Newton Wellesley Hospital in receiving the U.S. News & World Report best regional hospital honor. NSMC was also designated as a high-performing hospital in hip-replacement, knee-replacement and heart failure care. Read more
Clinical collaborations with Massachusetts General Hospital
NSMC maintains strong clinical collaborations with Mass General, working together to offer advanced inpatient and outpatient care in the community including cancer care, cardiac care, pediatrics, OB/GYN, orthopedics, surgery, and urology services.
North Shore Medical Center includes:
- Salem Hospital campus
- Union Hospital campus
- NSMC Heart Center
- NSMC Outpatient Services
- North Shore Urgent Care
- MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center
- Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
- North Shore Physicians Group
- Affiliated physician practices
Both NSMC Salem Hospital and NSMC Union Hospital have adult emergency departments.
Pediatric emergency care is offered at NSMC Salem Hospital.
NSMC’s Medical Staff includes nearly 600 affiliated physicians representing primary care, family practice and 50 additional subspecialties. All of our physicians and caregivers are connected through the same secure electronic medical record system used throughout Partners Health Care, enabling better coordination, efficiency and safety. Find a Doctor
Facilities, Locations, Services
NSMC Salem Hospital is a community teaching hospital and provides comprehensive medical and surgical services to North Shore residents. The NSMC Heart Center is the only comprehensive heart center on the North Shore with fully integrated cardiac evaluation and treatment, including interventional cardiology and advanced cardiac surgery. Obstetrical services are available through the Birthplace at NSMC Salem Hospital, as well as emergency care and adult psychiatry. The hospital is designated by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health as both a Primary Stroke Service Hospital and a Level III Trauma Center.
NSMC Union Hospital provides high-quality health care to the residents of Lynn and surrounding communities. Adult medical and surgical services include emergency care, day surgery and other procedures. NSMC Union Hospital also offers interventional radiology, comprehensive imaging services, inpatient pediatric and geriatric psychiatry services, cardiac rehabilitation, an infusion clinic and the Diabetes Management Program.
North Shore Urgent Care is a full-service urgent care center at 104 Endicott Street in Danvers. It is open seven days a week and all patients are welcome, whether or not they are North Shore Physicians Group or NSMC patients. No appointment is necessary.
Mass General for Children at North Shore Medical Center is located on the Salem campus and provides a wide range of community and specialty pediatric services through a collaboration with Mass General Hospital for Children. Services include pediatric emergency care, a pediatric inpatient unit, pediatric psychiatry, physical, occupational, speech and audiology therapy, as well as a range of subspeciality care in pediatric surgery, orthopaedics, cardiology, gastroenterology, otolaryngology and more.
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care is the result of a long-standing collaboration between NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital. Exceptional medical and surgical services offered include state-of-the-art operating suites for day surgery, comprehensive cancer and breast health centers, cardiology evaluation and management services, imaging services, primary care and a range of specialty services.
Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center is located at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care. The Cancer Center provides convenient access to world-class medical, surgical and radiation oncology services and a full range of cancer specialists.
North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG) is NSMC’s multi-specialty physician network. More than 200 NSPG physicians, nurse practitioners and health care professionals offer a wide range of primary and specialty care services in 18 locations. Services include family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious disease, neonatology, neurosurgery, nutrition, pediatrics, pulmonology, psychiatry, rheumatology, sports medicine, urgent care medicine, and more.