Archived News

New faces at Whittier 2020

  • February 13, 2020

Whittier welcomes Dr. Shilpa Malhotra, MD, MHSA as our new Medical Director for Primary Care.   Dr. Malhotra joins us with world class specialized clinical experience, and has served as an attending OB/GYN physician at Atrius Healthcare, Advanced Care for Women in Reading, PA,  and Contemporary Women’s Care in Southside, NY.   Her clinical interests includes […]



  • February 3, 2020

Whittier Street Health Center(WSHC) announced that as of January 27, 2020, it has withdrawn recognition from 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East after a majority of the employees in the professional bargaining unit represented by the union submitted a petition asking Whittier to withdraw recognition from the union. Although 1199SEIU initially won an election among a […]


A note about Whittier and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in our area, we ask all clients and patients to call ahead before coming to any of our sites. We are working to take care of most clients/patients via phone/video encounter so we can meet your ongoing healthcare needs. This is for your safety and so we can provide the highest quality of care to you while following CDC guidance for COVID-19. Please call 617-427-1000 for any questions or concerns.

Whittier will provide COVID-19 testing from 10 am to 4 pm on Monday to Friday. Following CDC guidance, we recommend testing if you have a fever AND one of the following three symptoms: cough OR shortness of breath OR sore throat. Please bring your picture identification and your insurance card (if you have insurance).