Public Notice Concerning a Proposed Health Care Project
Beth Israel Lahey Health, Inc. (the “Applicant”), with a principal place of business at 20 University Road, Suite 700, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 intends to file a Notice of Determination of Need with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for a substantial capital expenditure and substantial change in service at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center located at 41 Mall Road, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805 to relocate and expand the radiation oncology department to accommodate the following: two (2) replacement LINAC units and one (1) replacement CT simulator; one (1) high dose radiation therapy (“HDR”) procedure room with one (1) mobile CT unit for HDR; 11 exam rooms and space for complementary services; and shell space for a potential third LINAC in the future (the “Proposed Project”). The total value of the Proposed Project based on the maximum capital expenditure is $30,182,667. The Applicant does not anticipate any price or service impacts on the Applicant’s existing Patient Panel as a result of the Project. Any Ten Taxpayers of Massachusetts may register in connection with the intended Application by no later than June 15, 2023 or 30 days from the Filing Date, whichever is later, by contacting the Department of Public Health, Determination of Need Program, 250 Washington Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02108.
About Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (LHMC) is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment, and leading-edge research. LHMC is a national leader in several health care areas, including spine surgery, stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others.
LHMC is a part of Beth Israel Lahey Health, a health care system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community and specialty hospitals, more than 4,800 physicians and 36,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.