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Public Notice

Given the increase in COVID positive patients, effective Thursday, April 22nd, visitation to the Heywood and Athol Hospital Emergency Departments will be restricted to parents of pediatric patients and caregivers for adult populations. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Update

In accordance with the FDA Statement on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine, issued today, April 13, 2021 Heywood Hospital has put the use of the vaccine on hold. Community members scheduled to receive the Johnson & Johnson vaccine today, at the Gardner PACC will be provided the Pfizer Vaccine.

Heywood Hospital is a non-profit community-owned hospital licensed for 134 bed hospital, located in Gardner, Massachusetts. The Hospital is located forty-five minutes northwest of Worcester, and just over an hour from Boston. The Hospital is governed by a local community Board of Trustees and has 1,000 employees on staff. The Medical Staff includes 200 active, courtesy, and consulting physicians in primary care and a multitude of specialties.

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