Small community hospitals are increasingly recognized as institutions capable of offering the highest quality of care. They are also recognized as essential links in local and regional networks of healthcare.
Fairview Hospital's Medical Staff, through its surgery and medicine departments, takes a leading role in achieving clinical excellence in the services it offers, and has developed innovative processes and collaborations which have received state and federal recognition. In addition, Fairview Hospital, together with Berkshire Health Systems, has attracted new physicians to the area, added new technologies and developed partnerships that make access to diagnostic and therapeutic modalities and specialists available to the Southern Berkshire community.
Under the leadership of Brian Burke, MD, President of the Medical Staff of Fairview Hospital, South County physicians collaborate in providing health care across a continuum from out-patient to in-patient settings, with a commitment to quality performance in a patient-friendly environment.
Among its services and accomplishments, Fairview's Medical Staff has: