Explore Our Welcoming Communities at Southcoast Health
Nestled in the midst of charming communities that offer close vicinity to the ocean and the mountains, the South Coast is in an ideal location for those looking to settle down. The areas where we live and work in southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island offer art, history, culture, natural beauty and an emphasis on a high standard of education (with proximity to Providence and Boston).
Whether you’re ready to start your career and life here, or you’re making a move with your family, there are many benefits to being a part of our community. Search our open job positions with Southcoast Physicians Group (SPG) today and browse our employee benefits to learn more.
The Communities We Proudly Serve in MA & RI
Southcoast Physicians Group combines the health care services of three hospitals and numerous physician practices. Our health care facilities offer integrated care for patients of all ages in communities throughout the South Coast. As a nonprofit charitable organization, Southcoast Health greatly appreciates the support of the communities which we proudly serve.
Discover Local Celebrations & Festivals
Feast of the Blessed Sacrament
New Bedford’s annual Feast of the Blessed Sacrament has been providing traditions with continuous live Portuguese & American entertainment, food and family fun events for over 100 years. Look out for the free entry annual event every August at 50 Madeira Ave. New Bedford, MA.
New Bedford Folk Festival
Swing into summer with the New Bedford Folk Festival, held annually in early July. This celebration features over 70 renowned and emerging performing artists and up to 90 arts and crafts vendors, all located in the historic district of New Bedford, MA.
Providence’s signature event every summer is the WaterFire in downtown Providence. The WaterFire centers around 100 bonfires that blaze just above the surface of the three rivers that pass though the middle of downtown Providence. Check out their schedule each summer and see the beauty of the Providence WaterFire.
Explore Regional Museums & Culture Across New England
Battleship Cove Naval Heritage Museum
Step aboard the largest collection of historic naval ships in the world. At America’s Fleet Museum at Battleship Cove, you’ll find fun events and programs honoring these historic National Landmarks in Fall River, MA.
Washington County Fair
Experience Ocean State culture at the Washington County Fair, held annually in the month of August. This festival features five days of amusement rides, tractor and horse pulls, a plethora of food vendors and much more.
New Bedford Art Museum
Take in the rich art heritage of New England at the New Bedford Art Museum. Located in New Bedford’s historic downtown, this museum features an array of exhibits and educational programs designed to engage visitors of all ages.
For a premier sensory experience that is sure to leave you spellbound, visit the Zeiterion Theatre in New Bedford, MA. Opened in 1923, this performing arts center features a $7,000 cut glass Czechoslovakian chandelier, silk tapestries and a large oval sunset scene decorating the ceiling.
Providence Performing Arts Center
Concerts, traveling shows and free local events are all featured in this historic performing arts center in Providence, RI. This 3,100 seat venue is the second largest theater of its kind in the country and is located in the midst of Providence’s arts and entertainment district.
Tour some of the historic properties and landscapes as a part of the Newport Mansions. From National Historic Landmarks to exquisite gardens, you will get the chance to view of each property’s architecture, interiors, landscapes and social history right in the heart of New England.
Southcoast Health and Southcoast Physicians Group are proud to offer community-based health services in an ideal setting in the South Coast of MA and RI.