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Brattleboro Cardiology Awarded Funding for Participation in Pilot Program

The Center for Cardiovascular Health at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) was awarded funding of $5,000 from Vermont Information Technology Leaders (VITL) for its participation in a pilot program. The pilot provided the Center early access to VITLAccess, which is designed to share patient health information through the Vermont Health Information Exchange (HIE), which is managed […]

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BMH Invites Public to Forum about VT Health Connect Exchange

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) is inviting the public to a community forum about the Vermont Health Connect Exchange on November 12, 2013. Join the conversation to learn more about the state’s new health insurance marketplace, which is designed to help you, your family or your small business find, compare and enroll in health insurance coverage. […]

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People’s United Bank Helps BMH Open “The Doorway to Exceptional Care”

Hospital officials announced today People’s United Bank has once again stepped up in support of the greater Brattleboro community with a $75,000 pledge to Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s “The Doorway to Exceptional Care” capital campaign. “We are proud to support Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s capital campaign for the renovation and expansion of the Emergency Department. The improved […]

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G.S. Precision Helps BMH Open “The New Doorway to Exceptional Care”

G.S. Precision is the latest business to join Brattleboro Memorial Hospital’s “The Doorway to Exceptional Care” capital campaign. Hospital officials announced the Brattleboro-based company has made a $100,000 pledge to help renovate and expand the Emergency Department. “On behalf of the Schneeberger family, and in recognition of G.S. Precision employees – past, present and future, […]

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BMH Receives Komen Grant to Purchase Specialized Mammochair

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) has received a grant from the Susan G. Komen® Vermont-New Hampshire Affiliate to support access to early detection and treatment programs for disabled patients. With the Komen grant, BMH has purchased a specialized “Mammochair” to enhance the patient experience and enable BMH technologists to maximize patient positioning and ensure better images […]

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Tony Blofson, MD

Blofson Named Medical Director of BMH Physician Group

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced Tony Blofson, MD has been hired as Medical Director of BMH Physician Group, the hospital’s network of primary care providers and medical specialists. In this role, Blofson will be responsible for leading BMH Physician Group practices and providers through quality initiatives including improved patient access and patient satisfaction, as well as […]

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The BEARDS Are Back!

BMH Launches 2nd Annual “BEARDS for BMH” Campaign To Raise Awareness of Men’s Health Issues Throughout the month of November Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) will once again be sponsoring “BEARDS for BMH” to raise awareness of men’s health issues. The campaign is designed to spark conversation about issues such as prostate cancer screening, erectile dysfunction, […]

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YOUR DOOR HELPS OPEN OURS!

BMH Kicks Off Community Engagement Portion of “The Doorway to Exceptional Care” Capital Campaign Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) announced the start of the community engagement portion of its Emergency Department capital campaign today. The hospital is seeking to raise $3.5 million to renovate and expand the 31-year-old facility. Co-chaired by Art Greenbaum and Martha O’Connor, […]

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Aaron Shams Helminski, MD

Aaron Shams Helminski, MD, Joins BMH Hospitalist Staff

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital announced Aaron Shams Helminski, MD, has joined its Department of Hospitalist Medicine. Dr. Helminski attended University of Vermont in Burlington for both his pre-med and doctoral programs. He completed an internship in internal medicine at University of Hawaii in 2011 and returned to UVM/Fletcher Allen to complete his residency in 2013, where […]

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BMH Adds Insurance Exchange Navigator to Community Health Team

The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Community Health Team announced the hiring of Joan Bowman as a Navigator for Vermont’s new insurance exchange program. As a trained and certified Vermont Health Connect exchange navigator, Bowman’s role is to make sure individuals, families and small businesses in Windham County understand their options and have access to the tools […]

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