Berkshire County Community Health Needs Assessment
Upcoming Free Community Lectures
Berkshire Health Systems presents the following free community events on important health topics:
- Are You At Risk for Lung Cancer? - Wednesday, June 22nd, Berkshire Hills Country Club, Pittsfield - REGISTER ONLINE
- Robotic Arm-Assisted Joint Replacement at BMC - Thursday, June 30th, Bennington, VT - REGISTER ONLINE
2016 BMC Independence Day Run - Online Registration This Year
The 2016 BMC Independence Day Run will be held on Monday, July 4th just before the start of the Pittsfield Fourth of July Parade. For this year's race, you can REGISTER ONLINE!
MAKO-Assisted Arthroplasty at BMC
BMC now provides the latest advance in Orthopedic Joint Replacement Surgery, with the MAKO-Assisted Arthroplasty® system.
BMC To Be Named Inaugural Member of Dana-Farber Cancer Care Collaborative
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute has announced that Berkshire Medical Center is the first member of the new Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Care Collaborative, following review by the Massachusetts Health Policy Commission. Read more.
Breast Health Videos: Breast Density and Mammography
Dr. Lisa Loring, Medical Director of the Women's Imaging Center, discusses the issues of breast density and mammography screening recommendations in two special educational videos that can be viewed on our Breast Health page.
BHS Urgent Care or Walk-In Care: Fast Care for Minor Emergencies
Open daily from 10 am to 8 pm, BHS Urgent Care, 505 East St., Pittsfield, can handle your non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. We're staffed by BMC Emergency Department providers and committed to fast, affordable care - no appointments, just stop in! You can also visit BHS Walk-In Care inside Market 32, for fast care for minor illness or injury.
Helpful Patient Tools
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Regularly on the Berkshire Eagle's Health page, you can find a column written by a BHS health professional, focusing on ways to improve your health and well-being. Our latest column is:
All of the columns are on our Health Take-Away link.
Canyon Ranch Life Enhancement Program at BHS
The Canyon Ranch Institute Life Enhancement Program at BHS has made its mark on many members of our community. Watch their powerful stories in this video and learn about how their lives have been transformed - there are two versions, a full length video and a trailer length version. Interested in participating in the program? Print out the application here.