Partners HealthCare is a not-for-profit health care system that is committed to patient care, research, teaching, and service to the community locally and globally. Collaboration among their institutions and health care professionals is central to their efforts to advance their mission.
Founded in 1994 by Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital – Partners HealthCare includes community and specialty hospitals, a health insurance plan, a physician network, community health centers, home care and long-term care services, and other health care entities.
Partners has more than 74,000 employees, including physicians, nurses, scientists, and caregivers. As of September 30, 2017, Partners had approximately $3.3 billion in committed future research funding.