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2 Berkshire Healthcare Staffers Receive Scholarships

St. Luke's Nursing Scholarships Available
The deadline for submission of completed applications is May 30.
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St. Luke's Nursing Scholarships Available
The deadline for submission of completed applications is May 30.
North Adams Hospital Closure Stretching Medical Services
"You can't do cardiac resuscitation for 45 minutes and expect a good outcome." — Dr. Oscar Rodriguez
Adams Community Bank Supports Medical Shuttle Service
To reserve a space on the North Adams/Pittsfield shuttle, call BerkshireRides at 413-664-0300 at least two business days in advance.
Pittsfield Cub Scouts First in State to Earn Healthy Award
"We're already basically doing this in Scouts. We just tied it in together." — Pam Burton
BHS Earns Education Award
Berkshire Health Systems has been named a Silver LearningElite organization for 2014 by Chief Learning Officer magazine.
Berkshire Health Systems Closing In On Deal To Acquire NBH
"Emergency services of this community need to be addressed immediately." — Judge Henry J. Boroff
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Save NARH Campaign Looks to Drum Up Wider Support
"I personally invited the governor to the meeting next week or any one he could make," said Michael O'Brien
Pyschiatrist: North Adams Community Dealing With Trauma
"Don't let anyone in the community go it alone." — Dr. Alex Sabo
Officials Vow to 'Rebuild' Health Care in North County
"We need our health system back. We're not going to take no for an answer." — Rep. Gailanne Cariddi
BMC Confirms Hirings, Medical Practice Relocations
As of today, Berkshire Medical Center has hired 143 former employees of North Adams Regional Hospital and NBH.
NARH Closure Taking Toll on Community
"I hope we can get some pressure to move this whole thing along." — Mayor Richard Alcombright
Forum, Resource Fair to Focus on Hospital Closure
The resource fair will run from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Church Street Center social hall on the MCLA campus.
Capeless: Heroin Creating 'Public Health Crisis'
"People are dying. They are dying in their cars. They are dying of overdoses." — Dr. Jennifer Michaels
Bankruptcy Court Makes Emergency Services A Priority
"The first priority is to get emergency services up at this point." — Judge Henry J. Boroff
Candidate Berwick Sees Chance for Health-Care Innovation
"I know there's an immediate crisis but I keep thinking there's an opportunity to think about a system." — Donald Berwick
Congressional Delegation Asks for Swift Return of NARH Services
The letter to Administrator Marilyn Tavenner asks for her aid in retaining medical services at North Adams Regional Hospital.
Northern Berkshire Healthcare Files Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
Agostini's authority to continue the restraining order, however, is now called into question because of the bankruptcy filings earlier in the morning.
Adams Board of Health Dealing With VNA Loss
"I think with the MAVEN we need to have someone on board at this point." — Allen Mendel
NARH Supporters See Signs of Hope
"We meant business, and we are going to keep it up." — Michael O'Brien
NBCC Founder Honored With Gerard Downing Award
"You never worry about going to bat for Al and going to bat for the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition." — state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing


 
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