What you need to know
This dataset contains information related to health care facilities and services that are licensed and/or certified by the Department of Public Health. Data elements provided for this dataset include: the name of the facility, street address, city/town, zip code, main phone number, types of services offered, and number of licensed beds.
Data are collected from facility licensure documents and include information about the type of services that facilities may provide, as well as the number of licensed beds. Data are updated on a monthly basis.
Explore these data
Data related to facilities and services are important for healthcare providers, stakeholders, municipal planners, and the public to better understand the locations and distribution of facilities within the larger healthcare system in Massachusetts. For example, an emergency service planner might want to collect and maintain information such as the number of licensed medical/surgical beds that are available within their city/town, county, or EMS region. Alternatively, a member of the public may be searching for nearby hospitals that are licensed for maternal beds.
Use the links below to learn more about health care facilities in Massachusetts as well as the Population Health Information Tool (PHIT).
|Date published:||June 21, 2021|
|Last updated:||June 21, 2021|