Founded as Brockton Hospital in 1896, the Hospital is the oldest and largest inpatient facility in its service area, which is designated as the city of Brockton and twenty-one surrounding municipalities. We strive to be recognized as the "providers of choice" by staff, patients, and the community.
We are a community-based non-profit teaching hospital, providing a full range of clinical services. We maintain a major teaching affiliation with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are a member of the Massachusetts Hospital Association and the American Hospital Association.
The hospital has 245 licensed beds, which includes a 29-bed hospital-based skilled nursing unit. Operation of this Transitional Care Unit began in 1997. In addition to providing medical/surgical, pediatric and obstetric services, the hospital offers inpatient and outpatient psychiatry, radiation oncology, cardiac catheterization, Level II nursery, and magnetic resonance imaging.
In 2013, Signature Healthcare was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. We were one of only 8 hospitals in Massachusetts to be recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes shown to improve care in all four of the following measure sets: heart attack, heart failure, surgery and pneumonia and the only hospital in Southeastern MA..