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Craig Rinder, MD

Free Talk About Men’s Urinary Issues, March 11

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital presents a free talk about urinary function by Director of Men’s Health Craig Rinder, MD, on Monday, March 11 at 7:00 pm in Brew Barry Conference Room 2. A board-certified urologist, Dr. Rinder will discuss how urinary function changes as people age and the causes and solutions to many common complaints.  Dr. […]

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Sean Amos, MD

Sean Amos, MD, Joins BMH Hospitalist Staff

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced Sean Amos, MD has joined its Department of Hospitalist Medicine. Amos is a 2003 graduate of Harvard Medical School and has worked as a hospitalist on a contract basis in several settings, including Yuma Regional Medical Center in Yuma, Arizona; Northwestern Hospital in St. Albans, Vermont; and Cary Medical Center in […]

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Brian Richardson

Brian Richardson Joins BMH

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced the hiring of Brian Richardson as EMS Liaison/Emergency Preparedness Coordinator. He will begin work immediately. Richardson’s responsibilities will include maintaining and strengthening relationships with EMS first response services and EMS agencies that transport patients to BMH. He will also oversee all policies, procedures and programs related to emergency preparedness. Brian has […]

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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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