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BMH Birthing Center Gets High Marks for Infant Nutrition

BMH Birthing Center Gets High Marks for Infant Nutrition New survey results published by Centers for Disease Control shows that the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Birthing Center compares favorably to hospitals of similar size both statewide and nationally. BMH scored an 88 out of a possible 100 on the Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care […]

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BMH Names Bonnie McKellar Vice President of Physician Services and Business Development

BMH Names Bonnie McKellar Vice President of Physician Services and Business Development Brattleboro Memorial Hospital has appointed Bonnie McKellar as Vice President of Physician Services and Business Development effective October 1. McKellar will lead and manage operations of BMH Physician Group, a multispecialty group practice consisting of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatric care, ENT, cardiology, […]

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Belly Dancing Classes Offered at BMH Starting Oct. 11

Belly Dancing Classes Offered at BMH Starting Oct. 11 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering an eight-week belly dancing program starting Thursday, October 11 in the BMH Exercise Room. Belly dancing is a gentle way to exercise and further develop posture, flexibility and coordination. Guided by instructors Dawn Kersula and Robin Rieske, participants will learn belly […]

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Impact of Terminal Illness on Families Discussed at BMH

Impact of Terminal Illness on Families Discussed at BMH Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and Brattleboro Area Hospice are offering a free seminar entitled, “Helpful Tools for Resolving Family Conflicts When Facing Serious Illness” on Monday, October 15 from 6:00-8:00 PM in the BMH Brew Barry Conference Center. When life threatening or terminal diagnoses occur, families often […]

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Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts October 16

Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts October 16 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host another installment of the “Fresh Start: Tobacco Cessation Workshop” in BMH Conference Room B beginning Tuesday, October 16. The FreshStart Tobacco Cessation Workshop is a free program open to anyone interested in becoming tobacco-free. Terri Kneipp, a facilitator trained by […]

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BMH Hosts Panel Discussion on End of Life Care Planning

BMH Hosts Panel Discussion on End of Life Care Planning Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Vermont & New Hampshire present a panel discussion entitled, “Start the Conversation Early: Planning for End-of-Life Care” on Monday, October 22 from 6:00-8:00 PM in the BMH Brew Barry Conference Center. The presentation will address why […]

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Just So Pediatrics Adds Nurse Practitioner Cynthia Howes

Just So Pediatrics Adds Nurse Practitioner Cynthia Howes Just So Pediatrics announced Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Cynthia Howes, RN, CPNP, has joined the practice and will begin accepting new patients on October 1. A 1983 graduate of the SUNY-Syracuse CPNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program, Howes first worked at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts and […]

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BMH Raises $30,000 at Touch a Truck, Announces Daddy Blogger Contest

BMH Raises $30,000 at Touch a Truck, Announces Daddy Blogger Contest Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced today that the fourth annual Touch a Truck event held on Saturday, September 8 raised approximately $30,000 to help with providing medical services to the community. Over 1,000 children, parents and grandparents visited the BMH parking lot to get an […]

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BMH Hosts Mediterranean Dinner and Healthy Eating Discussion, October 4

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a public dinner featuring low-fat, Mediterranean fare and a presentation on cardiac rehabilitation at 5:30 pm on Thursday, October 4 in the Brew Barry Conference Center. Diners will choose between entrees of Vermont apple cider-braised chicken and vegetables served with oven roasted local organic potato, or braised autumn vegetables with […]

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Stress Reduction Course Offered at BMH, Starting October 3

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free, introductory session for its six-week course, “Letting Go of Stress” on Wednesday, October 3 at 5:15 pm in Brew Barry Conference Room 2. Presented by Marc Cohen, MA, the introductory session will explore how stress affects an individual’s body and mind, and how one can counteract the negative […]

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