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The latest news, headlines, and events from Wentworth-Douglass Hospital



Jan 30, 2024

Wentworth-Douglass Awards $25K Grant to Address Youth Homelessness

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital has awarded a $25,000 community benefit grant to Waypoint to assist in the continued operation of the Drop-In Center in Rochester, which allows homeless or unsheltered… Read More

Dec 26, 2023

Miss Dover Donates Holiday Stockings for Perinatal Patients Seeking Treatment at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

Miss Dover, Anna Sargent, donated self-care holiday stockings to perinatal patients seeking treatment for substance use disorder (SUD), at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital on Tuesday. Read More

Nov 27, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Opens New Center for Heart Health in Somersworth

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s Center for Heart Health held a ribbon-cutting and open house last month, to celebrate the opening of its newest location in Somersworth. Read More

NEWS
January 30, 2024

Wentworth-Douglass Awards $25K Grant to Address Youth Homelessness

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital has awarded a $25,000 community benefit grant to Waypoint to assist in t Read More...

NEWS
December 26, 2023

Miss Dover Donates Holiday Stockings for Perinatal Patients Seeking Treatment at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

Miss Dover, Anna Sargent, donated self-care holiday stockings to perinatal patients seeking treatmen Read More...

NEWS
November 27, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Opens New Center for Heart Health in Somersworth

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s Center for Heart Health held a ribbon-cutting and open house last mo Read More...

NEWS
November 9, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Wins 6th Straight “Best Hospital," 10 Honors at Best of the Seacoast

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital was named “Best Hospital” for the sixth consecutive year, and won 10 Read More...

NEWS
November 9, 2023

Seacoast Cancer 5K Raises $300K for Mass General Cancer Center at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

The Seacoast Cancer 5K celebrated its 10th annual event in style, raising more than $324,165 for the Read More...

NEWS
November 6, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Earns “A” Grade for Safety

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital earned an “A” grade for safety Monday by the Leapfrog Group, an inde Read More...

NEWS
September 27, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Highlights Efforts During National Preparedness Month

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is celebrating National Preparedness Month, recognized in September, by Read More...

NEWS
September 26, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Foundation Names Torr New Board Chair

The Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Foundation has named Tom Torr, a founding partner of Cocheco Elder L Read More...

NEWS
September 7, 2023

Registration Open for Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s 10th Annual Seacoast Cancer 5K

Registration is open for the 10th Annual Seacoast Cancer 5K, one of the largest road races in New Ha Read More...

NEWS
August 21, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Leader Receives National Lifetime Achievement Award

David Dagenais, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s senior director of plant operations, was recently aw Read More...

NEWS
August 2, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Hosting Advance Directive Event at Dover Library

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is hosting a free event to assist those interested in drafting an advanc Read More...

NEWS
August 1, 2023

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Named “High Performing” by U.S. News & World Report

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital has been named “High Performing” in the treatment of heart failure, Read More...

Blog
December 27, 2023

Michaela Penney Testimonial

I can say with confidence that this was the best decision of my life. Read More...

Blog
December 27, 2023

Derek Jones Testimonial

Visiting the Center for Weight Management and Bariatric Surgery at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital was t Read More...

Blog
December 27, 2023

Michael Mundy Testimonial

Dr. Havaleshko and his staff have been so supportive and amazing throughout the process. It’s not Read More...

Blog
November 16, 2023

Neonatology Clinical Collaboration Brings Elevated Care to Our Smallest Patients

Welcoming our tiniest patients into the community is one of Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s greatest Read More...

Blog
July 17, 2023

Employee Spotlight: Brandon Johnson

security shift leader Brandon Johnson Read More...

Blog
July 17, 2023

Employee Spotlight: Esperance Uwambyeyi

Nursing assistant Uwambyeyi at Mass General Cancer Center at WDH Read More...

Blog
June 20, 2023

Three Nurses Join Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Ostomy Clinic

Recently, three exceptional nurses joined our Ostomy Clinic in the Wound Healing service. Read More...

Blog
May 2, 2023

Krista Collins Testimonial

I took a chance that ended up changing EVERYTHING. In return it gave me health, happiness, confidenc Read More...

Blog
May 2, 2023

John Harvey Testimonial

This was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I would highly recommend this program to anyone Read More...

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February 8, 2023

Gretchen Sacchetti Testimonial

“This surgery gave me my life back. I'm healthier, more active, dropped 8 pant sizes, and lost 124 Read More...

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February 8, 2023

Jeff Liporto Testimonial

"Two years ago, I made a radical decision that changed the course of my life in more ways than I cou Read More...