"We are increasingly becoming aware of the human and financial cost of misdiagnosis," said Joseph Britto, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Isabel Healthcare. "With an ever-expanding range of diseases and symptoms afflicting patients today, making the correct diagnosis early is vital. Newton-Wellesley is taking a leadership role in quality patient care, by affirming that a full range of possible diagnoses are considered for every patient."
About Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Newton-Wellesley Hospital is a full system member of Partners HealthCare System, Inc. (PHCS), a nonprofit organization that includes acute care hospitals Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's/Faulkner Hospitals, The North Shore Medical Center, and specialty hospitals McLean Hospital and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, as well as Dana- Farber/Partners CancerCare, and the community-based doctors and hospitals of Partners Community HealthCare, Inc.
Newton-Wellesley Hospital provides a wide range of services, including medical, surgical, orthopedic, obstetrical, pediatric and psychiatric care. Newton-Wellesley has been serving its community for 125 years. It is a major teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine and for resident physicians from the Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. The medical staff of the Hospital includes 1,100 physicians practicing a full range of specialties.
About Isabel Healthcare
Reston, Virginia based Isabel Healthcare, was founded in 2000 by Jason
Maude and Dr. Joseph Britto, and is named after Maude's daughter who almost
died after a potentially fatal illness was not recognized by family and
emergency room physicians. The Isabel system, is comprised of two point of
care components: the Isabel Diagno
|SOURCE Isabel Healthcare|
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