Metropolitan Boston Emergency Medical Service Council

25 B Street, Suite A Burlington, Massachusetts 01803

781-505-4367 (voice) | 781-272-6967 (fax)



Boston Children's Hospital Construction Impacting Ambulance Bay / Weekend of February 16, 2018

Starting Friday February 16th at 9:00 PM till Monday February 19th at 5:00 PM, Boston Children’s Hospital, Main Entrance off Longwood Avenue will be 100% Closed for Major Construction. 


Walk In’s for that weekend will be directed to enter the Campus via the Hunnewell Front Door. 


Emergency Department Walk In’s will also have the option of entering via the Enders Building Front Door. 


All ambulances will enter the Emergency Department as they always do off Binney Street. Boston Children’s Hospital is asking that ambulances Do Not Block the thruway to their main entrance in that area, as the gate will be open for Boston Fire Department Access, Handicap Drop Off and personal car Emergency Drop Off in our Front Circle. 


Boston Children’s Hospital will have signage up and personnel standing there for anyone needing assistance. They are asking that you inform all your Ambulance personnel to be aware of this special situation during the above dates.


If you have any questions, please contact Robert Shields, Robert.Shields@Childrens.Harvard.EDU ,

 (617) 355-8410 (office),

(617) 355-7243  pager 0159.