NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Berkshire Medical Center on Tuesday unveiled a new community-oriented outpatient medical service designed around patient needs and population health.
"Neighborhood For Health" in North Adams is being touted as an innovative, holistic approach to chronic conditions and preventative care.
"It's a celebration in many respects of community, a celebration of the community of health-care caregivers that will be the life force of this place and it's a celebration of meeting the needs that we know are multiple here in Northern Berkshire County," said Dr. Mark Pettus, director of medical education and medical director of wellness and population health, at a press conference and open house on Tuesday.
"This is about helping people live in a healthier more proactive and personalized way."