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Doctor Returns to Provide Hematology Oncology Care at BMC Cancer Center

Dr. Mullally had previously served with Berkshire Hematology Oncology from 2007 to 2010, and most recently was medical director of the Massachusetts General Cancer Program at Cooley-Dickinson Hospital in Northampton.

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BHS Expands Gastroenterology Care, Adds Doctor

Dr. Reichling, an experienced practitioner with advanced clinical and procedural skills, is accepting new patients in need of gastroenterology care. He is partnered with Drs. Jeffrey St. John, Rangan Murali and Jason Bratcher at Gastroenterology Professional Services of BMC.

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New Doctor Joins Expanded Berkshire Surgical Services of BMC

Dr. Touloukian is expanding outpatient general surgery services in Northern and Central Berkshire. He and Dr. Robert Lincer provide minimally invasive outpatient general surgery utilizing the state-of-the-art operating rooms at the North Adams Campus of BMC and also provide surgical services at BMC in Pittsfield.

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HospiceCare Offers Support Group For Loss Due to Substance Abuse

The group will meet the second Monday of each month, beginning June 12, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Berkshire Medical Center Chapel.

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Berkshire Orthopaedic Associates Holding Meet & Greet Event in North Adams

The event will be held on Tuesday, June 13, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mass MoCA, and will feature the surgeons of Berkshire Orthopaedic Associates and members of the Berkshire Health Systems orthopaedic care team.

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Berkshire Health Systems, Soldier On Team Up for Wellness Workshop

The next workshop, Thrive, will be offered on Wednesday, June 8, at 5 p.m. in the dining room on the Soldier On campus at 360 West Housatonic St. in Pittsfield.

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HospiceCare in The Berkshires Earns National 'Hospice Honors' Recognition

The "Deyta Family Evaluation of Hospice Care" (FEHC) survey evaluates a hospice's performance on 24 satisfaction indicator measures. To earn the "Honors" designation, HospiceCare in The Berkshires had to be above the national average in at least 20 of the evaluated questions.

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Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist Joins BMC Staff

Bradley has a long and storied history in orthopaedic care, having treated US Olympic skater Nancy Kerrigan after she suffered a violent attack that seriously injured her knee prior to the 1994 Olympic Winter Games. He served as the team physician for the US Olympic Team in the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City, and has been the team physician for U.S. Figure Skating.

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Berkshire Orthopaedic Associates, BHS Holding Meet & Greet Event

This free event will showcase the most advanced care and surgical and non-surgical techniques keeping people of all ages living life pain free and to the fullest.

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Berkshires Beat: Humane Society Holding Baby Shower for Kittens

Kitten season typically begins in May and winds down in October.

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BHS Doctor Honored As 2017 Community Clinician of the Year

Board-certified in adult psychiatry, Dr. Smothers is the medical director of Acute Care Services of Berkshire Health Systems and The Brien Center for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, a community-based, non-profit agency providing care for children, adolescents, adults and families who suffer from chronic mental illness, substance use disorder, and behavioral health disorders.

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BHS Expands Orthopedic Care in Northern Berkshire

The state-of-the-art space, which includes in-office X-Ray and Rehabilitation, is located on the first floor of the North Adams Campus, conveniently just off the main lobby.

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Vascular Surgery Specialist Joins Berkshire Health Systems

Semaan comes to the Berkshires from New Hampshire, where he operated a vascular surgery practice for the past year.

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BHS Urgent Care Expands Access with Online Appointment System

The new online appointment system can be accessed by visiting the BHS Urgent Care website. The system can be used through any web-ready device, including computers, smart phones and tablets.

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Berkshire Orthopaedic Associates Affiliates with Berkshire Health Systems

This affiliation helps to stabilize the physician practice and ensure continued and expanded access to these orthopedic care services.

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Williamstown Medical Changes Name, Relocates North Adams Offices

Williamstown Medical Associates has changed its name to Williamstown Medical of BMC (Berkshire Medical Center) and relocated its North Adams offices. The practice moved on Feb. 1 to the second floor of the main building of the North Adams Campus of BMC at 71 Hospital Ave. The suite has been fully renovated and refurbished and can be accessed through the main lobby. The practice had previously been in the Ambulatory Care Center.

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Berkshire Health Systems Expands Primary-Care Access Across County

Berkshire Health Systems has appointed five primary-care physicians, all accepting new patients throughout the Berkshires, from south to north. The addition of these five physicians is a significant expansion of primary-care services in the Berkshires and Southern Vermont, which has been experiencing the national shortage of primary-care physicians.

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Berkshire Medical Group Joins Berkshire Health Systems

Effective Nov. 1, the practice will be renamed Berkshire Internists of BMC, and will remain at its existing location in the BMC Medical Arts Complex in Pittsfield, with few if any noticeable changes for patients.

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Pittsfield Accepts Gift To Deploy Gunshot Detection System

On Monday night Sgt. Nicholas DeSantis heard gunshots and started heading in that direction. He noticed a suspicious car speeding away and chased it down. It led to the arrest of four individuals on gun-related charges. Police Chief Michael Wynn and his command staff then went and looked at the 911 calls reporting the shots. All four of the calls the department received were from the opposite side of the incident from where DeSantis was at the time. That means if he hadn't seen the car, he wo

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BHS Opens Specialty Practices Center at North Adams Campus of BMC

Northern Berkshire Specialty Practices of BMC opened Nov. 1 on the first floor of the North Adams Campus, with access through the main lobby at 71 Hospital Ave.

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New Doctor Provides Specialized Care Using Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy

Osteopathic manipulation therapy uses gentle hands-on osteopathic treatments to balance structure, improve function and help the body heal from illness and injury.

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New Pain Medicine Physician Joins Berkshire Health Systems

Jain most recently provided interventional pain medicine and psychiatry services at the Brain and Spine Center in Williamsville, N.Y., and Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center.

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New Doctor Joins BMC Cardiology Physician Practice

Shaw received his medical degree from Case Western School of Medicine and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Boston University Medical Center.

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BMC Cancer Center Looking for Berkshire Heroes

Berkshire Heroes are the people and organizations that have had a positive impact on the lives of those being treated for cancer.

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Berkshire Healthcare Communities Earn 19 National Awards

To qualify for the award, nursing homes and assisted or independent living communities need to have completed a customer or workforce satisfaction survey in 2015. Winners must have also received a minimum of 10 responses (at least a 30 percent response rate).

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