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BMH Lobby Cafe – Opening Delayed

Update to previous posting: (08/23/2013) Due to construction delays the BMH Lobby Cafe will not be opening on August 26. Stay tuned for more information. —————————- Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced it will open its new Lobby Cafe in the newly renovated Main Entrance on Monday, August 26. The Lobby Cafe replaces the coffee shop that […]

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Robert Rovella

BMH Hires New Finance Director

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital official announced they have hired Bob Rovella to be the new Director of Finance. Rovella joins BMH after serving as Director of Finance at Central Vermont Medical Center in Barre, Vermont. Previously, he has held similar positions at Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton, Massachusetts and Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia, New […]

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John Todd, APRN

New Healthcare Provider Joins Putney Family Healthcare

Putney Family Healthcare announced that John Todd, APRN, FNP has joined the practice and will begin seeing new patients on August 1st. Todd received his Family Nurse Practitioner license from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in 2003, after completing his Master’s of Science in Nursing at UMASS-Amherst. He has practiced medicine in a number of […]

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Golden Hour

BMH Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week with official launch of “The Golden Hour”

The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced its Birthing Center will institute a “Golden Hour” for all healthy newborn babies and their parents. The start of the new policy is set to coincide with World Breastfeeding Week, which runs Thursday, August 1 through Wednesday, August 7. In maternity care, the Golden Hour is defined as the first […]

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Christine Trisko

Trisko Earns Associate’s Degree

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced that Christine Trisko earned her Associate of Science degree from Community College of Vermont this past May. Trisko is the Scheduling Coordinator for the Radiology Department. BMH Director of Radiology Marcy Rushford says the degree improves Trisko’s skills and knowledge and makes her a more rounded employee. BMH supports the personal […]

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Phaedra McDonough, APRN

BMH Center for Cardiovascular Health Welcomes Phaedra McDonough, APRN

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced that Phaedra McDonough, APRN has joined the medical staff at the BMH Center for Cardiovascular Health and is now accepting patients. McDonough has eight years’ experience working in the Cardiology Unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene as well as previous experience in the Intensive Care Unit at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. She is […]

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Eilidh Pederson

Brattleboro Internal Medicine Introduces New Office Manager

Brattleboro Internal Medicine, a member of BMH Physician Group, announced it has hired Eilidh Pederson, MPH as its new Office Manager. Pederson will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the practice, providing the infrastructure to support services offered by the six primary care practitioners, Richard Burtis, MD, Thomas W. Lewis, MD, Laura Metsch, […]

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Denny Rivers and Steve Gordon

Denny Rivers Named BMH 2013 Employee of the Year

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital named Denny Rivers, MLT, its 2013 Employee of the Year during an employee appreciation event held May 16. A member of the Laboratory Services secretarial staff since 1995, Rivers was nominated for the award in recognition of her problem-solving abilities, among other qualities. She holds a Medical Laboratory Technician certification from University […]

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BMH New Moms Network Announces Programs for May and June

The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Birthing Center announced the May and June program schedule for its New Moms Network, which meets every Wednesday from 9:30 to 11:00 AM in the BMH Exercise Room. Chris Ellis, RD, presents “Starting Solids: Making Your Own Baby Food” on May 15. Ellis is a staff nutritionist at the Brattleboro Food […]

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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is announcing the delivery of first-rate cancer rehab services to survivors thanks to earning STAR Program® Certification

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) announced today that it has earned its STAR Program® Certification from the Massachusetts-based Oncology Rehab Partners, leading experts in the field of survivorship care. BMH is leading the way in offering excellent cancer rehabilitation services to its patients by becoming the first STAR Program Certified in Vermont. The STAR program, which […]

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