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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene, and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Announce Establishment of Strategic Partnership

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH), Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (CMC/DHK) and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH), today announced the formalization of a strategic partnership to jointly deliver high-quality, value-based health care to the region, building on a history of collaborative initiatives among BMH, CMC/DHK, and D-HH in the areas of oncology, radiology, and emergency medicine. The new partnership […]

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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Hires New Director of Human Resources

Steven R. Gordon, President and CEO of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced today that Bill Norwood has been hired as BMH’s new Director of Human Resources. Norwood was previously employed as a Senior Human Resources Business Partner at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton, MA, where he focused on employee relations, labor relations, recruitment and retention, compensation, […]

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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Laboratory Receives Accreditation from College of American Pathologists

The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) based on results of a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s Accreditation Programs. “Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is proud of our recent accreditation by CAP. Our staff worked very hard, and we are proud to be […]

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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Designated A Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity Care

In an effort to help prospective parents find hospitals that deliver quality maternity care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont announced that Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is one of the first hospitals to receive the Blue Distinction® Center for Maternity Care designation, a new designation under the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Nearly four million […]

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Just So Pediatrics Team

Just So Pediatrics Announces Extended Office Hours

Just So Pediatrics (JSP), a member of the BMH Medical Group, is now offering extended hours in order to accommodate patients who request evening and occasionally, weekend appointments. In addition to its regular hours of 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM on weekdays, JSP has extended their office hours from 8 AM until 8 PM on […]

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Heidi Newkirk, DPM

New Podiatrist Starts at BMH

In collaboration with Cheshire Medical Center Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene, podiatrist Heidi Newkirk, DPM will be opening a local office at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, where she will see patients in the Podiatry Department as well as the BMH Center for Wound Healing. Dr. Newkirk holds a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from New York College of Podiatric Medicine […]

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Brattleboro OB/GYN Offers a New Model of Group Care

Brattleboro OB/GYN & Four Seasons Midwifery, a department of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce their CenteringPregnancy® site approval. CenteringPregnancy is a holistic childbirth program committed to the empowerment of pregnant women. “This is an exciting time for our practice as we offer CenteringPregnancy, a nationally recognized model of care,” said Cynthia Pearson, Director […]

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BMH Offers Free Self-Management Workshops for Healthier Living

This spring, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering three self-management workshops to give individuals new tools to deal with chronic health issues and live a fuller, healthier life. All of the workshops are free and open to the public. The first program, Tobacco Cessation Workshop is for anyone over 18 ready to quit smoking. Your 802Quits […]

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YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program to be offered at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program helps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk for developing the disease by taking steps that will improve their overall health and well-being. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)-led evidence-based program is delivered over a 12-month period in a supportive small group classroom […]

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Kelly McCue, Robin White, Agnes Mikijaniec

Local Businesses Step Up To Support the BMH Comprehensive Breast Care Program

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, two local businesses organized fundraising activities for the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Oncology Department and Comprehensive Breast Care Program. Robin White and her staff at Curves of Brattleboro held a Zumba dance party on October 30th, with the help of local Zumba instructors, Maribeth Fonda and Rachel […]

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