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You can expect changes in your MyChart account, as South Shore Medical Center transitions from Atrius Health’s MyHealth portal to the South Shore MyChart portal. Read more.

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Our main numbers are staffed by Nurse Practitioners and RNs who have access to vital information in our fully integrated electronic medical record 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. All calls will be answered directly and immediately. Read more about after hours coverage.

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SSMC does everything possible to keep our offices open even during inclement weather but we also keep the safety of employees and patients in mind as we decide to open/close during inclement weather. To help with communication, we update a phone line that you can access anytime to know the status of our practice. The number is 781-261-4473 and it is updated by 6:00 a.m. We recommend that you add this to your cell phone directory for future reference.


Welcome to South Shore Medical Center! Please read our letter to new patients.

Many of our physicians are accepting new patients, click here to see who they are. Please call us at 781-878-5200 to choose your physician and schedule your first appointment. You may also register online through our New Patient Registration Form.

Some of our physicians accept newborns, pediatric siblings, or family members even when they are not accepting new patients. Learn which physicians are accepting newborns, pediatric siblings, or family members.

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Learn more about or register for groups and classes offered across a range of topics, including nutrition, diabetes management, cholesterol education, babysitting, home alone/staying safe and more.

Celebrating 50 Years

Thank you for choosing us to provide your care!

Become a Patient

Become a Patient of South Shore Medical Center

Thank you for your interest in South Shore Medical Center. We appreciate you considering our practice for your health care needs. Follow the steps below to become a patient:

  • Review the list of Primary Care Physicians who are accepting new patients.
  • Call 781-878-5200 to:
    • Register
    • Confirm that we accept your health insurance plan
    • Select a physician
    • Schedule your first appointment
  • Or register online

Learn more about South Shore Medical Center.


Walk-in Urgent Care Now Available in Norwell

SSMC now offers walk-in urgent care service in our Norwell location to adults and children providing convenient access to non-emergent medical services! Read more.

3D Mammography Now Offered in Norwell

South Shore Medical Center now offers 3D Mammography in Norwell.
All exams are performed in a private, comfortable and state-of-the-art facility staffed exclusively by female technicians.

We offer appointments that work with your busy schedule, including evenings and Saturdays. You can even request an appointment online. Visit the South Shore Health System website to complete the form and our team will call you back within two business days. Read more.

Introducing South Shore MyChart

You can expect changes in your MyHealth account, as South Shore Medical Center transitions from Atrius Health’s MyHealth portal to the South Shore MyChart portal. Read more.

Flu Season

Information about the 2017-2018 flu season is here.

Do you know someone at risk for a drug overdose?

Intranasal naloxone — known as Narcan nasal spray — is used for the emergency treatment of an opioid overdose and is available at the pharmacy with a prescription. Read more.

Accountable Care Organization

South Shore Medical Center is participating in a Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organization. Read more.

Marijuana & Controlled Substance Agreement

The new Massachusetts law concerning recreational marijuana is now in effect. Currently SSMC policy does not allow the use of any alcohol or THC product in combination with prescribed controlled substances. Read full statement.

Patient Experience Scores

SSMC is pleased to report the latest Patient Experience Scores, please click here for more.

Check Out Our Facebook Page

Visit the South Shore Medical Center Facebook page and “like” us to get timely updates from our practice.

Department of Transportation Exams

As of May 21, 2014, providers are required to become certified to conduct a MA Department of Transportation (DOT) exam. SSMC is certifying a limited number of our providers so that we can continue to provide this service. Please click here to see who is currently certified.

Read more SSMC news.