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New Moms Network May Schedule

New Moms Network May Schedule Programs of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s New Moms Network in May start with a session called “Things My Mother Taught Me” on Wednesday, May 9th. This is a Mother’s Day discussion led by Dawn Kersula RN, a perinatal specialist in the BMH Birthing Center. The program on Wednesday, May 16th will […]

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Michelle Harmon

Behavioral Specialist Added to Blueprint Community Health Team

Behavioral Specialist Added to Blueprint Community Health Team The Brattleboro Hospital Service Area of the Vermont Blueprint Community Health Team today announced the addition of Michelle Harmon, a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor. Harmon becomes the third member for this area’s Community Health Team, according to Vermont Blueprint for Health Project Manager Wendy Cornwell. Through […]

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Free Workshop for Managing Chronic Pain Starts May 15

Free Workshop for Managing Chronic Pain Starts May 15 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will offer a free Chronic Pain Self-Management Program starting Tuesday, May 15. The Stanford University Patient Education Research Centre developed the six-week program to empower individuals with a primary diagnosis of chronic pain to better manage their condition. Classes meet each Tuesday through […]

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Craig Rinder, MD

BMH Hosts Prostate Screening Discussion, May 16

BMH Hosts Prostate Screening Discussion, May 16 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital is offering a free presentation entitled “The Prostate Screening Controversy: What’s a Man to Do?” on Wednesday, May 16 at 7:00 PM in the Brew Barry Conference Center. Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in men. In light of the recent draft recommendations […]

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BMH Hosts Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease Seminar

BMH Hosts Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease Seminar Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a free, two-part program entitled “Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease” on Monday, May 14 and Monday, May 21. The interactive program offers people the chance to learn important legal and financial issues to consider, how to put plans […]

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Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts May 10

Next Tobacco Cessation Workshop at BMH Starts May 10 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host another installment of the “Fresh Start: Tobacco Cessation Workshop” in BMH Room B beginning Thursday, May 10. A facilitator trained by the Vermont Department of Health Access will run the free, four-week class, which takes place every Thursday through May 31 […]

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BMH Laboratory Successfully Renews Pathology Accreditation

BMH Laboratory Successfully Renews Pathology Accreditation Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced its Medical Laboratory Services has successfully completed the renewal process for accreditation by the College of American Pathology (CAP). Accreditation demonstrates excellence of quality laboratory services rendered by the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Laboratory. CAP officials visited BMH on January 25 for a full on-site inspection […]

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Workshop on Stress Relief, Grief Counseling, April 30

Workshop on Stress Relief, Grief Counseling, April 30 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a free workshop entitled, “Letting Go: An Aspect of Loving” on Monday, April 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the Brew Barry Conference Center. Cheryl Richards, MA, a certified end of life and grief counselor, will provide tips and simple exercises […]

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TOPS Weight Loss Program at BMH, May 1

TOPS Weight Loss Program at BMH, May 1 The Nutrition Services Department at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will begin offering the TOPS weight loss and wellness education program to the public starting Tuesday, May 1. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is a nonprofit program that promotes a successful and affordable approach to weight management through a […]

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BMH Spinal Health Level 1 Class Begins April 30

BMH Spinal Health Level 1 Class Begins April 30 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Rehabilitation Services will offer its seven week course “Standing Tall Spine Health: Level 1” beginning Monday, April 30 in the BMH Exercise Room. The program is designed for individuals diagnosed with osteopenia or osteoporosis, or those at risk for low bone mass. Each […]

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