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Women’s Health Associates Raises Awareness of Cervical Cancer
BusinessWest Seeks Nominations for 40 Under Forty
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  • July 2009

    Brattleboro Retreat Launches Region’s First LGBT Inpatient Treatment Program

    BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — On July 7, the Brattleboro Retreat launched a new inpatient mental health and addiction treatment program designed….

    Cost and Effect Payment Reform Reverberates Through Health Care

    Vincent McCorkle is fond of a quote by Dr. Elliott Fisher: “How can the best medical care in the world….

    Prescription Medicines: Handle with Care

    Prescription medicines are great aids in health care. They allow us to manage conditions like asthma, high cholesterol, diabetes, and….

    Held Hostage by Health Care

    The Senate Finance Committee’s recent hearings on health reform did not include testimony from any advocate for single-payer insurance. Physicians….

    Renewing the Mission BHN Is Restoring Lives — and a Neighborhood

    The Behavioral Health Network — with its extensive web of substance-abuse, mental-health, and crisis-intervention services — has long straddled the….

    Body of Work Springfield College Facility to Focus on Wellness, Research, and Quality-of-life Issues

    Charles Redmond says the mission statement for Springfield College’s new Center for Wellness Education and Research, due to open in….

    The Paperless Office Electronic Medical Records Force a Culture Change for Physicians

    It’s a ritual well-known to Americans who see the doctor: at the start of the visit, the physician or a….

    Clean and Green Baystate Franklin’s Environmental Services Manager Wears Many Hats

    When asked how he wound up managing the Environmental Services department at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, Tom Sandomierski….

    Clean Sweep Ten Reasons to Use Microfiber Mopping

    What are microfiber mops? These mops consist of a lightweight handle with a very maneuverable, flat, rectangular head. A microfiber….

    Medical Real Estate for sale and Lease

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    Joint Decisions Pediatric Rheumatologist Says Advances Have Profoundly Changed This Sub-specialty

    Dr. Peter Blier says it’s not an increase in incidence that has led to a surge in interest — and….

    Career Pulse

    Grow Appointed Chair of Ob/Gyn at Baystate SPRINGFIELD — Dr. Daniel Grow, who helped to develop Baystate Medical Center’s reproductive….

    The Nursing Class of 2009

    The Area’s Nursing Graduates Hundreds of Nursing students recently graduated from the area’s colleges with their bachelor’s and associate’s degrees,….

    The Security of Your Medical Records From HIPAA to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act

    Your medical record is full of very personal information. It is not unusual that such a repository of confidential information….

    Overcoming a Fear of Success How to Curb Behaviors That Sabotage Your Health and Fitness Efforts

    So you’ve decided you want to improve your physique and live a healthier, more fit lifestyle. You map out a….

    Protected Information Examining the HIPAA Privacy and Security Regulations for Group Practices

    The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) mandates several changes to the patient information and privacy rules required….

    Retirement Communities

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    Picture This

    Special Recognition Judy Dowd, bariatric surgery program coordinator at Baystate Medical Center; and Richard Callahan, executive chef, were acknowledged recently….

    HMC Offers New Postpartum Support Group

    HOLYOKE — Becoming a new mom can be isolating and overwhelming, said Lisa Pack, with emotions fluctuating between elation and….

    Medical Society Urges Restrictions on Tobacco Sales

    BOSTON — The Mass. Medical Society recently testified before the Joint Committee on Public Health in strong support of House….

    Local American Red Cross Chapter Honors Volunteers, Staff

    SPRINGFIELD — Several volunteers and one staff member were recognized at the recent annual meeting of the American Red Cross….

    BFMC Pharmacist Gives Presentation on Anticoagulant Safety

    GREENFIELD — Ed Tessier, a clinical pharmacist at Baystate Franklin Medical Center, presented a paper on the safe use of….

    Walk of Champions Raises $54,500 for Cancer Services

    WARE — The fourth annual Walk of Champions, to benefit the Baystate Regional Cancer Program at Baystate Mary Lane Hospital,….

    Baystate Franklin Auxiliary Awards Scholarships

    GREENFIELD — The Baystate Franklin Auxiliary (formerly the Board of Organized Work) at Baystate Franklin Medical Center has awarded $6,000….

    BFMC’s Mental Health Unit Receives Two-year Certification

    GREENFIELD — Baystate Franklin Medical Center’s Mental Health Unit recently underwent and passed its biannual Mass. Department of Mental Health….

    BFMC Employees Honored for Service to Hospital

    GREENFIELD — A total of 109 Baystate Franklin Medical Center employees were honored for a combined 1,565 years of service….

    Lessening the Load Holyoke Medical Center Seeks Energy Efficiency, Cost Savings

    Every now and then, Holyoke Medical Center fires up its emergency generators and relies on them to provide a few….

    Emergency Medical Service Providers Recognized by BMLH

    WARE — Local EMS providers were honored recently by Baystate Mary Lane Hospital and its Emergency Department at the annual….

    Annual Brightside Golf Classic Set for July 20

    AGAWAM — Over 250 golfers are expected to participate in the 29th annual Brightside Golf Classic on Monday, July 20….

    Rockridge to Host Weekly Farmers’ Market

    NORTHAMPTON — Rockridge Retirement Community has announced the start of its second annual Farmers Market. The market will begin July….

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