WDH Newsroom

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



Jul 1, 2022

WDH Security Officer Credited For 'Heroic' Effort

It took only two minutes for Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Security Officer Dan Dore to help a distressed man in the hospital’s parking lot on the morning of June 8, but had it been a minute longer it… Read More

Jun 29, 2022

Employee Spotlight: Mohammad Nazir Walizada

For Afghan refugee Mohammad Nazir Walizada, a job as a transporter at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital isn’t just the start of a new career, it’s the start of a new life. Read More

Jun 27, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Launches New Brand Identity

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital unveiled its new brand and visual identity on June 22, representing its enhanced collaboration with colleagues throughout the Mass General Brigham system. Read More

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July 5, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Earns Multiple “Gold Plus” Awards From American Heart Association

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital has earned multiple “Gold Plus” awards from the American Heart Assoc Read More...

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July 5, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass To Provide Athletic Training Services To Marshwood High School

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is teaming up with Marshwood High School in South Berwick, Maine to prov Read More...

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July 1, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Foundation’s Charity Classic Raises Over $206,500

The Wentworth-Douglass Foundation raised $206,515 for programs and equipment for the hospital’s Wo Read More...

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June 27, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Expands Massage, Acupuncture Therapies To Portsmouth

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is expanding its integrative therapies of massage and acupuncture to Por Read More...

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June 21, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass’ Emergency Department Earns Regional Recognition For Being ‘Pediatric Ready’

The Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Emergency Department has earned “pediatric ready” status with Al Read More...

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June 15, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Diabetes Program Earns Full CDC Accreditation

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s ‘Prevent Type 2 Program’, which targets those most at risk for d Read More...

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June 6, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Earns Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital was recently recognized as an accredited Geriatric Emergency Department Read More...

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June 2, 2022

Dr. Anthony Ippolito Joins Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is proud to announce that board-certified rheumatologist, Anthony Ippoli Read More...

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May 26, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass/Mass General and Boston Bruins Bring Hockey Equipment and Lessons to Somersworth

The Boston Bruins and Mass General Brigham/Wentworth Douglass Hospital donated $1,000 worth of hocke Read More...

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May 26, 2022

Marissa Parlee joins Wentworth Health Partners Adult & Children’s Medicine of Dover

Family Nurse Practitioner Marissa Parlee joined the staff of Wentworth Health Partners Adult & Child Read More...

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May 18, 2022

Dr. Irene Rupp Hodge Joins Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Wound Healing Institute

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is proud to announce that Dr. Irene (Patty) Rupp Hodge has joined Wentwo Read More...

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May 11, 2022

Sarah Gaffney Joins Wentworth-Douglass Hospital

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is proud to announce that Physician Assistant Sarah Gaffney, has joined Read More...

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July 1, 2022

WDH Security Officer Credited For 'Heroic' Effort

It took only two minutes for Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Security Officer Dan Dore to help a distres Read More...

Blog
June 29, 2022

Employee Spotlight: Mohammad Nazir Walizada

For Afghan refugee Mohammad Nazir Walizada, a job as a transporter at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital is Read More...

Blog
June 27, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Launches New Brand Identity

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital unveiled its new brand and visual identity on June 22, representing its Read More...

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June 16, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Employee Spotlight: Julie Cole

"Employee Spotlight" is a bi-weekly feature for staff and the community to get the know the individu Read More...

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June 9, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Bariatric Patients Build a Community of Support on Facebook

At the lowest point of his life, Scott Hamel penned his goodbye. The physical and emotional pain of Read More...

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June 3, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Employee Spotlight: Elizabeth Snarr

"Employee Spotlight" is a bi-weekly feature for staff and the community to get the know the individu Read More...

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May 20, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Employee Spotlight: Chrystn Keeley

"Employee Spotlight" is a bi-weekly feature for staff and the community to get the know the individu Read More...

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May 18, 2022

Hands of Healing: Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Nurses Take Part In The 'Blessing Of The Hands'

The hands of nurses are capable of some amazing things, so it was very fitting that those hands were Read More...

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May 2, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Employee Spotlight: Brian Masse, Clinical Lead, CCMA, MT

"Employee Spotlight" is a bi-weekly feature for staff and the community to get the know the individu Read More...

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April 21, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Employee Spotlight: Holly Espo, LNA

"Employee Spotlight" is a bi-weekly feature for staff and the community to get the know the individu Read More...

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March 24, 2022

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, Staff Donate to Ukraine

As the world continues to witness heartbreaking images coming out of Ukraine, Wentworth-Douglass emp Read More...

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February 18, 2022

Checking in with Dr. Christopher Couture at the Winter Games!

Wentworth-Douglass Sports Medicine physician Dr. Christopher Couture has been in Zhangjiakou, China Read More...