Masonic Health System of Massachusetts
We’ll help with your questions about health and life.
Since 1911, the people of Massachusetts have turned to Masonic Health System of Massachusetts (MHS) for answers about aging, health and life. Beyond the independent living and continuum of care offered by The Overlook, we offer a wide-reaching network of services, programs and resources. We can help you navigate the complexities of the health care system and direct you to solutions for health care related services.
MHS Services include:
Our guidance is free, and we make everything as easy as possible for you. Call Masonic Health System at 866-753-5429. Scroll down to read more about our health system services in detail.
Overlook Visiting Nurse Association
Quality care in the comfort of home.
Overlook Visiting Nurse Association provides home health services twenty-four hours a day, every day of the year, if needed. We provide a variety of services through specially trained care providers including:
- Nursing care
- Physical, occupational & speech therapy
- Medical social work
- Home Health Aides, homemakers and companion care
- Care management to coordinate any help you need
- Disease support programs
- Hospice and palliative care
- Respite services
- Health monitoring though Telehealth, falls detection, personal emergency response systems and medication dispensing services
The first step to finding the right care is to speak with a specialist who can help guide you through the process. We accept Medicare, Medicaid, VA, Fallon, Blue Cross, Tufts, Harvard Pilgrim and over 90 additional insurance plans. In addition, you may purchase any services privately.
To learn more about the options available, please call 800-990-7642.
Hospice Care in Charlton near Worcester, MA
Overlook Hospice and Palliative Services has helped provide relief for Worcester County families for over a decade. From bereavement support and counseling to pain management and integrated therapies to ease stress, we’ll work with you and your family during this tender time.
Our interdisciplinary team includes a physician who acts as a resource for attending physicians, assuring quality patient care and symptom management. Our registered nurse leads and supervises the team while supporting patients and caregivers. Our social worker provides counseling, therapy, community resource planning and grief counseling. Spiritual care is also offered in your chosen faith. And carefully trained and committed volunteers will be right by your side to provide respite, companionship and assistance.
InfoSource is our free help line.
Masonic Health System of Massachusetts provides a free help line called InfoSource to help families with questions about care for their senior loved ones. Whether you need help at home after a surgery, skilled nursing care for a spouse, questions about long-term care insurance or any health related professional consultation – we can help.
InfoSource has served over 600 families a year with help navigating the resources available to them. For assistance, simply call InfoSource at 866-657-7000.
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Massachusetts Retirement Community
Our retirement community is located in Worcester county. A short drive from Boston, Hartford and Providence.