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Jon Thatcher, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Discusses Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, March 7

Southern Vermont Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine will present a free talk about Carpal Tunnel Syndrome by Dr. Jonathan Thatcher on Thursday, March 7 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s Brew Barry Conference room. Thatcher, an orthopaedic surgeon, will discuss other causes of hand pain and numbness in addition to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome […]

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William Vranos, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Discusses Shoulder Injuries, February 28

Southern Vermont Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine will present a free talk about shoulder injuries by Dr. William Vranos on Thursday, February 28 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s Brew Barry Conference room. Vranos, an orthopaedic surgeon, will discuss the various treatments for shoulder injuries, particularly to the rotator cuff, that enable patients […]

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BMH Part of OneCare Vermont

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce they will be part of OneCare Vermont, the new accountable care organization formed by Fletcher Allen Health Care and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. An official announcement about the formation of OneCare Vermont, LLC occurred back in January, when the federal Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) approved its […]

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BMH Receives $10K Grant for Breast Care Education

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital has been awarded a $10,000 grant by The Fanny Holt Ames and Edna Louise Holt Fund, enabling it to establish a collaborative breast care education program with Grace Cottage Hospital in Townshend. Funds from the grant will be used to train two technologists from the BMH Imaging Department as certified breast care […]

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Diagnostic Imaging Open House at BMH, February 6

The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Department invites the public to an open house, showcasing its new MRI and CT technology, on Wednesday, February 6 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. BMH has recently relocated its MRI equipment to the ground floor of the Richards Building. In addition to updated technology that is quieter, faster and […]

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Elizabeth A. McLarney, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon Discusses Knee Arthritis, February 7

Southern Vermont Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine will present a free talk about knee arthritis by Dr. Elizabeth McLarney on Thursday, February 7 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s Brew Barry Conference room. Knee arthritis impacts a large number of orthopedic patients. More than 600,000 total knee replacement surgeries are performed annually in […]

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Ongoing Tobacco Cessation Classes at BMH Beginning in February

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital introduces two versions of a continuing series of free classes for people who wish to stop smoking. The “Your Quit, Your Way Fresh Start Tobacco Cessation” program differs from the six-week workshop previously offered by providing ongoing education and support for participants. Terri Kneipp, a trained facilitator from the Vermont Department of […]

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2013 Daffodil Campaign Has Begun

Daffodil Days are approaching – a wonderful sign of spring and a way to promote hope for cancer patients. Daffodil Days is a fund raising effort to help raise money for different programs here at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) as well as money for the American Cancer Society’s mission to save lives by eliminating cancer. […]

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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 […]

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Zumba Basic and Toning Classes Offered at BMH

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a six-week Zumba Basic/Zumba starting Friday, February 1 in the BMH Exercise Room. Led by Heather C. Smith, MA, R-DMT, Zumba classes feature exotic rhythms set to high energy Latin and international beats. The Zumba toning portion combines targeted body sculpting exercises and strength training. Students use lightweight, Maraca-like toning […]

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