Brattleboro Memorial Hospital

State: Brattleboro hospital failed to warn patient of tumor

The state has cited Brattleboro Memorial, saying it didn’t tell a patient of a potential cancer in 2014, then failed to thoroughly investigate the incident. The hospital has a corrective plan.

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Included in Top 100 U.S. Rural Hospitals

News Release — Brattleboro Memorial Hospital March 8, 2017 Contact: Gina Pattison, Director of Marketing and Development Phone: 802-251-8485 [email protected] March 8, 2017 (Brattleboro, VT) – Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) was recently recognized as one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States by iVantage Health Analytics and the Chartis Center […]

Telemedicine on the rise at Vermont hospitals

Hospital administrators say giving patients remote access to routine checkups and specialists can improve care and cut costs. The efforts come as a telemedicine bill, approved by the Senate Friday, aims to increase insurer reimbursement.

Brattleboro hospital plans $22.7M expansion

A $6 million gift from a longtime Brattleboro resident accelerated the project, which includes a new four-story building that will house expanded surgical services, medical offices and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation. An application is pending before the state’s Green Mountain Care Board.

Hospital, college partner to fill medical staffing gaps

Full scholarships and guaranteed jobs are features of a new venture between Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and Community College of Vermont. The first graduating class of medical assistants begins work next month.

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital and Groundworks Collaborative Partner to provide Care Coordination

News Release — Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Dec. 14, 2016 Contact: Gina Pattison Director, Development & Marketing Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Phone: 802.257.8314 Brattleboro, VT – (December 14, 2016) – Brattleboro Memorial Hospital President and CEO Steven R. Gordon and Groundworks Collaborative Executive Director Joshua Davis are pleased to announce that a $25,000 grant was recently received […]

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital in compliance, state says

The Vermont Division of Licensing and Protection says a follow-up inspection shows that the hospital has addressed problems related to the treatment of mental health patients.

BMH and CCV Collaborate in Developing a New Accelerated Medical Assistant Program

News Release — CCV May 19, 2016 Contact: Matt Miller 802-828-2973 [email protected] Brattleboro, Vt. – Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) and Community College of Vermont (CCV) are joining forces in response to challenges filling positions within the local healthcare workforce by launching an accelerated program to prepare qualified candidates for jobs as Certified Medical Assistants. Enrollment […]

Brattleboro hospital re-evaluates pain treatment with opiates

Administrators at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital say they’re using increased education, communication and interaction with outside entities in an attempt to curb opiate abuse while still treating patients’ pain.

Panel makes recommendations on distribution of Entergy funding

The Vermont Economic Progress Council has made its recommendations for the first installment of the $10 million Windham County Economic Development Program.

Women’s Cardiac Symposium at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital

The Center for Cardiovascular Health at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital will be hosting a Women’s Cardiac Symposium on May 3, 2014.

Obama signs into law Welch legislation that provides relief to hospitals serving seniors

Late last night, President Obama signed into law Rep. Peter Welch’s bipartisan legislation to provide funding to hospitals serving disproportionately large numbers of seniors in rural communities.

People’s United Bank pledges $75,000 to Brattleboro hospital’s capital campaign

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.

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, Grace Cottage Hospital and Dartmouth-Hitchcock seek greater efficiency in coordination of clinical health care services

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH), Grace Cottage Hospital of Townshend, VT, and Dartmouth-Hitchcock of Lebanon, NH, are working with health care management consultants Helms and Company, Inc., to identify and assess opportunities for more efficient clinical coordination and cost effective health care services, to maximize access and quality of care for their shared community.