Berkshire Medical Center, a 298-bed community hospital, is a recipient of the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for four straight years (2013 - 2016) and a five-time overall recipient, ranking it among the Top 5% of Hospitals in the Nation, and named among Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for 2016.
BMC is also ranked among the safest hospitals in the nation by The Leapfrog Group, which has given BMC Straight "A" grades since the inception of Leapfrog's patient safety program, one of only 72 hospitals in the nation to achieve this honor; and ranked by CareChex as among the top hospitals in the US for patient safety.
BMC was also a 2014 Truven Health Analytics 100 Top Hospital, and has received numerous additional national honors for its dedication to patient-centered care. BMC is a not for profit medical center fully accredited by The Joint Commission. As a medical center affiliated with Berkshire Health Systems, Berkshire Medical Center, its Hillcrest Campus and North Adams Campus serve all residents of Berkshire County, Massachusetts and communities in adjacent eastern New York, northwest Connecticut and southwest Vermont.
Berkshire Medical Center offers a full continuum of medical specialties, including anesthesiology, dentistry, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, around the clock neurology and neurosurgery, obstetrics and gynecology, ophthalmology, orthopaedic surgery, otorhinolaryngology (ear, nose and throat), pathology, pediatrics, psychiatry, radiation oncology, radiology, rehabilitation, substance abuse, cardiac rehabilitation, a sleep lab and others. BMC has a state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging department, with MRI, high-speed CT, ultrasound, x-ray, mammography and more, providing 24-hour service.
BMC has been honored nationally by the American Heart Association, American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, American College of Radiology and other national associations for its commitment to quality patient programs, including Cancer Care, Cardiology, Advanced Women's Imaging and Bariatric Surgery and has the area's only Trauma Center.
A teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Berkshire Medical Center is supported by a dedicated team of physicians and staff, focused on providing high quality, compassionate primary and specialized health care services to the people of Berkshire County and surrounding communities.