Joseph Rosen, MD

Breast Cancer Risk Assessment

BREAST CANCER RISK ASSESSMENT By Dr. Joseph Rosen One of the advantages of caring for women with breast disease for over 30 years is the perspective one gains by seeing how things evolve over a time. I don’t think there are too many fields changing as quickly as breast disease management. Because it’s such a […]

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Radiologic Technologist at BMH Earns Certification in Computed Tomography

Radiologic Technologist at BMH Earns Certification in Computed Tomography Kim Koshinsky, RT (R) of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital has earned certification in Computed Tomography from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. She will add the “CT” designation to her credentials. “Kim’s pursuit of an additional credential shows her commitment to exceptional quality in patient care, for […]

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BMH Begins Planning Phase of Emergency Department Expansion Project

BMH Begins Planning Phase of Emergency Department Expansion Project Following approval of its Certificate of Need by the State of Vermont earlier this month, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital immediately launched into the implementation stages for its $7.7 million project to modernize and expand the Emergency Department (ED) and relocate the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to the […]

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Happy Diabetes Alert Day!

Happy Diabetes Alert Day! Happy Diabetes Alert Day! (It’s today, Tuesday, March 27.) Well – maybe it’s silly to make such a wish. But it’s not silly to be alert to the increasing diabetes rates here in the United States. For many women, the first time we think seriously about our blood sugar levels is […]

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BMH “Showers to Flowers” Auction to Raise Money for Cancer Care

BMH “Showers to Flowers” Auction to Raise Money for Cancer Care Area stores, restaurants, hotels and other businesses have generously contributed products and services to help raise funds for cancer care services at BMH. The donated items have been combined into spring-themed packages which will be auctioned off the night of the gala. Tickets to […]

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Free Healthier Living Workshop Starts April 4

Free Healthier Living Workshop Starts April 4 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer another series of free Healthier Living Workshops for people coping with chronic health conditions starting Wednesday, April 4. Stanford University developed the six-week program to empower individuals with chronic diseases and their caregivers to better manage the condition through education, support and skill-building […]

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Brattleboro Nurses in Nicaragua – 3

Brattleboro Nurses in Nicaragua – 3 We just finished our second to last day teaching at the hospital. Again, 40 doctors and nurses in a room without air conditioning in nearly 100 degree heat. Despite the conditions, everyone remained attentive and participatory. Were growing fond of our nicaraguan colleagues.  Today’s themes included medications and lactation, […]

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Mark Burke, MD

Mark Burke, MD Joins Brattleboro Cardiology

Mark Burke, MD Joins Brattleboro Cardiology Brattleboro Memorial Hospital today announced Mark Burke, MD, will be joining Brattleboro Cardiology, and will begin seeing patients on the BMH campus starting Wednesday, April 4. Dr. Burke practiced at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for five years before moving to Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, New Hampshire in 2001. “We […]

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Jeffry Potash, MD

Top Questions About Colon Cancer Screening & Colonoscopy

Top Questions About Colon Cancer Screening & Colonoscopy by Jeffry Potash March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, creating an opportunity to educate the community about the dangers, prevention and treatment of colon cancer. Colon cancer is the third most common cancer. In Vermont, there are about 330 new cases per year and 24 of them […]

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Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts March 29

Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts March 29 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host another installment of the “Fresh Start: Tobacco Cessation Workshop” in BMH Room B on Thursday, March 29. A trained facilitator from the Vermont Department of Health Access will run the free, four-week class, which takes place every Thursday through April 19 […]

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