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Baystate Mary Lane to Host Colon Health Program on March 20
Two New Members Appointed to STCC Board of Trustees
HCC Foundation Offers More Than $200,000 in College Scholarships
Baystate Health Names Two New Trustees
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  • July 2010

    Bright Idea Early Detection Can Stop Deadly Melanoma

    Steve Fine turned a tragedy into a chance to prevent more of them. “My son died from melanoma in 1998…..

    Diabetes Has Become the Silent Epidemic

    An epidemic is a widespread occurrence of a disease at a specific time, typically involving infectious disease. Examples include polio….

    How Hospitals Can Help Address Hunger in the Commonwealth

    As a medical community, we strive to improve our patients’ mental and physical well-being by attending not only to their….

    Change in Policy How One Insurance Agency Has Benefited from Its Premium on Health and Wellness

    Bill Trudeau calls it the “full Big Brother.” That’s the Orwellian phrase he used to describe a company’s health and….

    Ending the Stigma Amigas de Pecho Gives Women with Breast Cancer Invaluable Support

    In the four years since launching Amigos de Pecho, Vilmarie Villanueva has helped bring about a culture change in Holyoke….

    Steering Past the Potholes Despite Challenges, Tapestry Continues to Meet Critical Public-health Needs

    For 37 years, Leslie Tarr Laurie says, Tapestry Health has played a pivotal role in providing critical health services across….

    The Benefits of Vitamin D Is Deficiency Casting a Cloud over Your Health?

    Vitamin D and its role in women’s health has been a hot topic in both conventional and alternative medicine lately….

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    In the Loop Hospitals Tout the Importance of Internal Publications

    No one likes to be left out of the loop, whether in a small company or an organization as large….

    Pressing Issues Holyoke Medical Center’s Community Magazine Marks 25 Years

    Kevin O’Hare says Holyoke Medical Center’s community magazine has been setting the pace among area hospitals for a quarter-century. “At….

    Medical Real Estate for sale and Lease

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    Special-education Assessment and the IEP A Chance for You to Advocate for Your Child

    It is universally recognized that a child’s first five years of life are the most important in his or her….

    Birth of a Notion Midwifery Center Director Is Focused on Care Delivery

    Dr. Tucker Kueny says that, for as long as he can remember, he’s wanted to practice medicine. And he believes….

    The Nursing Class of 2010

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

    Career Focus

    Mercy Names Wolf VP of Medical Affairs, Chief Medical Officer SPRINGFIELD — Dr. Scott Wolf has been appointed to the….

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    Red Cross Honors At its recent annual meeting, the American Red Cross Pioneer Valley Chapter honored several volunteers and staff….

    New Models of Care What the Future Has in Store for Your Practice

    I recently attended a presentation on electronic health records (EHR). It included presentations by various vendors and IT consultants. It….

    Local Red Cross Chapter Elects Officers, Board Members

    SPRINGFIELD — The American Red Cross Pioneer Valley Chapter elected a slate of officers to its Executive Committee at the….

    BMC Cancer Program Receives Achievement Award

    PITTSFIELD — Berkshire Medical Center’s Cancer Program received a 2009 Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of….

    VNA & Hospice of Cooley Dickinson Wins Recognition

    NORTHAMPTON —  Based on newly available results from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) for 2009, the VNA & Hospice….

    Cooley Kids Fund-raiser Nets $9,300 in 31 days

    NORTHAMPTON —  The month-long Cooley Cares for Kids fund-raiser, an initiative to donate $1 at participating Hampshire and Franklin County….

    Medical Society’s Physician Practice Environment Index Continues to Decline

    WALTHAM — A recent Mass. Medical Society (MMS) analysis shows a prolonged decline in the state’s physician practice environment and….

    Mercy’s Nuclear Medicine Program Reaccredited

    SPRINGFIELD — Mercy Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of re-accreditation in Nuclear Medicine as the result of….

    Citing Economic Challenges, SPHS Lays Off 135

    SPRINGFIELD — Citing severe economic challenges in the first several months of 2010, the Sisters of Providence Health System (SPHS)….

    BMLH Announces EMT Training Program, Continuing-education Classes

    WARE — Baystate Mary Lane Hospital will partner with Carol Benoit of Quality EMS Educators Inc. to offer a basic….

    Physical Therapist Offers Safety Tips for Summer Sports and Camps

    WARE — Participation in a youth sports camp during the summer months can offer plenty of exercise and physical activity,….

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