Patients of NSMC internal medicine specialists benefit from NSMC's use of electronic medical records in a important ways. The system provides our doctors secure access to complete, up-to-date medical information. In addition, the system links all the hospitals of Partners Healthcare, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. If a patient sees any physician in the network, or is admitted to any of the hospitals in the network, his or her doctors can access the medical record for accurate information. Whether a patient consults with an internal medicine physician or other specialist, on the North Shore or in Boston, each doctor has the information they need to provide the highest quality care.
Patients seeking internal medicine specialists may use the Find a Doctor tool on the NSMC website to find specialists that best meet their needs. This search tool allows patients to search for an internal medicine physician or another doctor by specialty, location, gender and languages spoken. Results can be filtered to show only internal medicine specialists who are accepting new patients. For patients who prefer a printed list of physicians, a PDF directory of NSMC physicians is available, including a directory featuring all internal medicine specialists.