Media Contacts

Media Guidelines

The Harbor Health Services, Inc. Marketing Department invites the media and media representatives to contact us with your needs. We are looking forward to assisting you with any assignments whether you need to cover a story, follow up on a media alert or interview a Harbor Health expert. Please give as a call and will make every effort to get you the information you need, connect you with the right staff member or simply assist you in your visit to one of our facilities. Because confidentiality of our patients and staff is of the utmost importance to us, we ask you to follow the guidelines below:

  • Permission should be obtained directly from any of the following: Health Center Executive Directors; the Elder Service Vice President and Executive Director; or the Marketing Director, to videotape, photograph staff and patients and/or broadcast on any of our Harbor locations. A written consent signed by the patient(s) and/or staff must be obtained prior to video, broadcast taping or photography. Written consents (MC- Written Consent Form to be Photographed/Videotaped for PR Purposes) can be made available by the marketing department.
  • While on Harbor Health premises the media must be accompanied by a marketing representative or a designated HHSI division staff at all times.
  • Anyone entering Harbor Health premises with a recording device (voice and/or image) must be accompanied by a marketing representative or designated Harbor Health staff.

Harbor Health Services, Inc. Image Usage by Agencies/Individuals Outside Harbor Health

Agencies or individuals who are not authorized by Harbor Health must request permission and receive written approval and guidelines by the Director of Marketing, the Executive Director, or the Vice President and Executive Director for Elder Services to use any or all elements of the Harbor Image Property. This includes but is not limited to: the Harbor Health name; division names; logo; tag line(s); and images with the intent to be used in any means of communication including direct mail, print, radio, TV, video and internet.

For media information please contact:

Marketing Director
Harbor Health Services, Inc.
250 Mount Vernon Street
Dorchester, MA 02125

Office: (617) 533-2212
Fax: (617) 282-5431

*Disclaimer: Please do not use this email address to send information of a sensitive and private nature such as patient related information. Your private health information (PHI) is confidential and should only be discussed with your physician.