New Safety Protocol

  • All bags/belongings entering the Emergency Department will be searched.  It is suggested that patients only bring necessary items (e.g. Keys, ID, Phones)
  • All Patients entering the Emergency Departments will be Screened via a security wand
  • Patients entering the ED Treatment area will be provided a gown
  • Visitation Update - One visitor per patient (children may have both parents).  Visitors will be subject to wanding and are asked not to bring any belongings into the ED with them.  If they choose to bring in bags they will be subject to a search.
  • At this time, all protocols are not currently in effect at Athol Hospital. Full implementation is planned to begin in the coming days.

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Bruce Hutchinson, PA-C

Bruce Hutchinson, PA-C

This provider is a member of the Heywood Medical Group.

Location Information

Heywood Orthopedics

250 Green Street, Suite 205
Gardner, MA 01440
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Athol Hospital

2033 Main Street
Athol, MA 01331
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Undergraduate Education

University of Massachusetts Lowell, MA

Medical Education

Northeastern University, MA

Board Certification

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Professional History

Orthopedic Surgical Associates, MA
Lahey Clinic, MA