Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham Opens New Outpatient Clinical Center

May 06, 2019

New Outpatient Clinical Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham Expands Access To the Increasing Need for Outpatient Care

Needham, MA — Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham (BID–Needham) celebrated the opening of its brand new, 37,000-square-foot Outpatient Clinical Center, which advances the hospital’s commitment to expanding community access to extraordinary clinical expertise in the areas of cardiology, gastroenterology, orthopaedics, neurology, medical-surgical specialties and more.

The new center’s design supports state-of-the-art care in a contemporary and patient-centered work space for physicians and staff. The new space accommodates the rising demand for quality outpatient care in the community and meets increasing needs for inpatient care west of Boston.

“Members of our community know they can count on BID–Needham for excellent care close to home—outpatient services have grown nearly 30% in the past six years,” said John Fogarty, president of BID–Needham. “As we celebrate the opening and welcome our first patients, it is gratifying to be part of this outstanding team and the supporters who have made this center possible.”

About the Outpatient Clinical Center

The new Outpatient Clinical Center at BID–Needham represents a significant advancement for BID–Needham; the four-story, 37,000-square-foot facility significantly broadens the scope and depth of services patients can receive in a convenient setting.

The new building brings together ambulatory services, including cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, nephrology, neurology, orthopaedics, rheumatology and surgical specialties under one roof in an easy-to-access Needham location. The centralized services will make care more accessible for patients and more collaborative for physicians and staff. The new Outpatient Clinical Center offers valet parking and is connected to the main hospital via the Trotman Family Bridge. The center includes a conference suite for educational sessions, community programming and more. For more information, visit

About Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham (BID Needham) is a licensed 73-bed acute care community hospital. BID Needham has served residents in Needham and surrounding communities for more than 100 years. The hospital has been recognized by several organizations for quality and safety, including five-out-of-five stars from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), an “A” grade from the Leapfrog Group, the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission and the 2019 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award.

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham is 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 4,700 physicians and 39,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.

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