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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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BMH Birthing Center Honored for Child Abuse Prevention Education

BMH Birthing Center Honored for Child Abuse Prevention Education Prevent Child Abuse Vermont (PCAV) presented an plaque to nurses in Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s Birthing Center during a Wednesday, April 18 luncheon, recognizing their efforts in educating new parents about infant crying and the dangers of shaking. The plaque was presented by Lisa Keller, Director of […]

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Burton D. Tepfer, MD

BMH Hosts Mediterranean Dinner and Healthy Eating Discussion, May 2

BMH Hosts Mediterranean Dinner and Healthy Eating Discussion, May 2 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a public dinner featuring low-fat Mediterranean fare and a presentation on healthy eating at 5:30 PM on Wednesday, May 2 in the Brew Barry Conference Center During the dinner, Burton Tepfer, MD, a cardiologist at BMH, will discuss how to […]

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Jane Katz Field, MD

Pediatrician Leads Healthy Bodies, Happy Kids Talk at BMH

Pediatrician Leads Healthy Bodies, Happy Kids Talk at BMH, April 23 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a free talk entitled “Teaming Up With Our Children:  Healthy Bodies, Happy Kids” on Monday, April 23 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM in the Brew Barry Conference Center. Dr. Jane Katz Field of Just So Pediatrics will offer creative […]

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BMH Panel Discusses Medical Tests for People Over 50

BMH Panel Discusses Medical Tests for People Over 50 Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will host a free talk entitled; “Now I’m 50! What Tests Should I Be Having?” on Monday, April 9 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM in the Brew Barry Conference Center. A panel comprised of gastroenterologist Jeffry Potash, MD, urologist Craig Rinder, MD and […]

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