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New Moms Network July Schedule

New Moms Network July Schedule Programs of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s New Moms Network in July start with a session called “Summer Safety” on Wednesday, July 4th. This will be presented by BMH perinatal specialist Dawn Kersula. The program on Wednesday, July 11th is called “How a Baby Learns to Love” presented by Jennifer Bailes Hart, […]

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Making Memories Art Exhibit on Display at BMH in July

Making Memories Art Exhibit on Display at BMH in July The New England Organ Bank touring art exhibit, Making Memories, will be on display between the hours of 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM in the hallways off the main lobby at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital from July 1-31. Making Memories began touring in 2008 and has […]

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FDA Re-certifies BMH Breast Care Program

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced its Comprehensive Breast Care program has been re-certified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. FDA officials visited the hospital on June 13 to review technical and physician ongoing education, and to evaluate quality control measures, equipment, hospital policies and other information. Under the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), recertification is […]

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BMH Offering Moderate Sedation for MRI Patients

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is now offering patients who need Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) services the option for moderate sedation during the procedure. The new service is a collaboration between the Departments of Radiology and Anesthesiology, and allows patients who might be in pain or feel claustrophobic to have imaging studies that assist with diagnosis and […]

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Ann Wang-Dohlman, MD, MPH

Allergist Joins Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Starting June 22

Allergist Joins Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Starting June 22 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced allergy specialist Ann Wang-Dohlman, MD, MPH will be joining the medical staff on Friday, June 22. She will be available to see patients every Friday at 19 Belmont Avenue, 1st Floor, Suite 1201. The phone number for appointments is 802-451-1980. Dr. Dohlman received […]

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Free Managing Chronic Pain Workshop Offered June 28

Free Managing Chronic Pain Workshop Offered June 28 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer another series of the Stanford University Chronic Pain Self-Management Program starting Thursday, June 28. The free, six-week workshop will cover truths and myths about chronic pain and help participants make an action plan. Participants should come wearing comfortable clothing that allows for […]

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BMH Nutrition Assistant Wins Strolling of the Heifers Bread Baking Competition

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Nutrition Assistant/Supervisor Anna Piergentili was the Grand Prize winner of the 2012 Great New England Bread Baking competition, which took place during the Friday evening activities of this year’s Strolling of the Heifers weekend. Piergentili’s winning entry was Pannettone Quick Bread, an Italian bread which she describes as having “an orange flavor, […]

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BMH Launches Social Media Campaign to Help Vermont Foodbank

BMH Launches Social Media Campaign to Help Vermont Foodbank Brattleboro Memorial Hospital launched a new social media campaign to help raise awareness about the connection between food insecurity and health, and combat hunger in southern Vermont. During the month of June, BMH will donate a canned item to the Vermont Foodbank for every new ‘Like’ […]

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BMH To Conduct A Community Health Needs Assessment

BMH To Conduct A Community Health Needs Assessment Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is in the process of conducting a Community Health Needs Assessment as required by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The purpose of the survey is to assess the heath needs of our community. On May 18th, 2012 a group of 21 key […]

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BMH Radiology Department Earns ACR’s Gold Seal Accreditation for Ultrasound

BMH Radiology Department Earns ACR’s Gold Seal Accreditation for Ultrasound The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Department of Radiology has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Ultrasound imaging, also known as sonography, uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of […]

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