Welcome to Speare Memorial Hospital

Located in the heart of New Hampshire, Speare Memorial Hospital is a leader in helping the communities of central New Hampshire achieve optimal health. From our humble beginnings as a soldiers and sailors hospital to being nationally recognized as one of the best community hospitals, Speare Memorial Hospital is partnering with patients to transition to a new era of healthcare by delivering care excellence every day.

Speare Memorial is a Top 20 Critical Access Hospital in the United States.

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Speare Memorial was named a 2015 HealthStrong™ Hospital.



The health benefits of avocados


The avocado is one of the most nutrient packed foods with an impressive list of nourishing contents. This buttery, green fruit is loaded with vitamins, minerals, fiber and antioxidants, as well as large dose of healthy monounsaturated fat. Enjoy different varieties of avocados in your cuisine all year round! Speare Dietitian and Certified Health/Wellness Coach, Janette Gaumer RD/LD, CHC says that […]


National Hospital Week May 10-16 2015

National Hospital Week Video

National Hospital Week celebrates hospitals and the men and women who support the health of their communities through dedication and compassionate care. It also recognizes the miracles they help to make happen on a day to day basis, both large and small. Take this year’s National Hospital Week as an opportunity to thank all of […]


Changing of the Guard at White Mountain Eye Care

Dr. John Richards, opthhalmologist,White Mountain Eye Care & Optical

After more than 30 years of service to the greater Plymouth area, Dr. John Richards, ophthalmologist at White Mountain Eye Care & Optical, has announced his plan to retire from practice at the end of May.  Additionally, his colleague, Ophthalmologist Dr. Chris Russo has made the decision to relocate closer to family and will be […]