Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned medical center, offering a distinctive patient experience. With its longstanding culture of specialized teams directly available to individual patients, and a work ethic that combines the highest competence with the utmost compassion, Lahey is unique among medical centers and teaching hospitals. Lahey has also been a recipient of numerous awards and accreditations.Lahey's reputation for high-quality, closely integrated care and groundbreaking medical innovations draws patients nationally and internationally for the most comprehensive diagnosis and treatment. Its unique physician-led group practice provides the framework for physicians, diagnosticians, therapists and support staff to bring coordinated, multidisciplinary expertise to all levels of patient care. All Lahey caregivers work in teams. There is just one comprehensive electronic medical record for each patient, with all lab tests, medical notations, medications and treatments for all medical disciplines. Lahey physicians share this single electronic medical record to ensure they understand the whole person and are treating the total clinical problem.
Optimal Location Lahey's proximity to Boston provides the best of both worlds - a comfortable and relaxed health care environment within walking distance of hotels and one of the largest upscale shopping malls in the Boston area, and convenient access to cosmopolitan activities in Boston. In addition, Lahey is approximately 20 minutes from Boston's Logan International Airport. Private jets can land at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford, Mass., less than seven miles (11 kilometers) from the Hospital.