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Martha Eliot Health Center to stop treating adults; will focus solely on children and teens

Boston Children’s Hospital, which has operated the Martha Eliot Health Center for 40 years, has ­decided to stop treating adults there, the hospital told employees Tuesday.

Hospital executives said they have evaluated their strategy for Martha Eliot over the past year and decided to focus expertise and resources “on children and adolescents alone and transfer care of adult ­patients to other providers in the community’’ over the next few months.

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