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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March 7, 2013

Surgeon First in NH to Remove Gallbladder Through Belly Button Incision

A surgical team performed the first da Vinci Single-Site Cholecystectomy in New Hampshire. Read More...

July 28, 2010

WDH receives Silver Plus Performance Achievement Award for Quality Stroke Care

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Read More...

July 1, 2011

WDH Receives Gold Plus Award for Stroke Care

WDH received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Read More...

January 1, 2012

WDH is First Primary Stroke Center in New Hampshire

The Joint Commission recently recognized WDH with Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center. Read More...

January 1, 2013

Behavioral Health Rises to Top of 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment

The Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Board of Trustees approved funding to expand behavioral health servi Read More...

July 7, 2015

Seacoast Cancer 5K: Your Participation Helps People Like Hillary

Twenty months ago Hillary Myers was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer - news she never expected. Read More...

January 15, 2016

Great Bay Mental Health Joins Wentworth Health Partners

Earlier this month, Great Bay Mental Health transitioned to become Wentworth Health Partners Great B Read More...

June 24, 2013

Mass General and WDHS Expand Clinical Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital and Wentworth-Douglass Health System (WDHS) today announce a new clin Read More...

July 14, 2015

Seacoast Cancer Center launches STAR Program for Cancer Rehab

The STAR Program is an innovative rehabilitation program centered on physical, occupational and spee Read More...

July 1, 2014

Oil Painting Honors Patricia C. Adams, MD

A new oil painting of Patricia C. Adams, MD, now hangs in the main lobby at Wentworth-Douglass Hospi Read More...

January 22, 2015

WDH Earns Baby-Friendly Designation

Baby-Friendly Designated birth facilities provide an optimum level of care for breastfeeding mothers Read More...