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North Shore Physicians Group earns top scores for adult primary care

Consumer Reports teamed up with Massachusetts Health Quality Partners (MHQP) to survey Massachusetts residents about their primary care physicians.They surveyed close to 50,000 adults and 16,500+ parents about their experiences with their doctors. North Shore Physicians Group earned top scores for adult primary care practices at six locations

High scores of "4s" and a few "3s" were earned by the internal medicine physicians at the following locations:

900 Cummings Center in Beverly
Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care in Danvers
496 Lynnfield Street in Lynn
2 Essex Center Drive in Peabody
400 Highland Avenue in Salem 
331 Highland Avenue in Salem

Patients rated the following: how well their doctor communicated, how well the doctor coordinated their care with other specialists, how well their doctor knew them, and whether or not they got timely appointments and care. They were also surveyed about their interactions with nurse practitioners, physician assistants, receptionists and billing staff in the office.

See the six NSPG locations with high scores

Download the full report


NSMC (North Shore Medical Center) is a multi-site health system headquartered in Salem, Mass., which includes NSMC Salem Hospital, NSMC Union Hospital in Lynn, MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center, NSMC Heart Center, NSMC Women’s Center and the physician network known as North Shore Physicians Group. NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital together provide care at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care and the Mass General/North Shore Cancer Center in Danvers. NSMC is a member of Partners HealthCare, which was founded by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  #northshoremed

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