About Us | St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

About Us

About Us

St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, a teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, provides patients and families access to some of Boston’s most respected physicians and advanced treatments offering specialized care, including:

  • Advanced Center for Cardiac Surgery
  • Da Vinci® Robotic surgery program
  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Award-winning bariatric surgery program
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
  • State-of-the-art emergency care with short wait times

Our medical staff treats patients in our community practices in neighborhoods, including Allston, Arlington, Boston, Brighton, Brookline, Newton, Watertown and Weston.

Awards & Recognitions

Patients receive tertiary care at our 267-bed main campus in the heart of Boston’s Brighton neighborhood. St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center was founded in 1868 by five laywomen members of the third order of St. Francis to care for women from Boston’s South End. Today, St. Elizabeth’s is consistently recognized for providing the highest quality care to our community. In 2015, St. Elizabeth’s was honored with several prestigious recognitions, including:

  • “A” Safety Grade by Leapfrog acknowledging hospital safety
  • One of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics
  • CareChex® – a division of Comparion® names St. Elizabeth's among Top 100 Hospitals in the Nation for Medical Excellence for Coronary Bypass Surgery, Cardiac Care and Major Cardiac Surgery for 2016