BMH appoints new care manager

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Mon, 01/08/2018 - 4:28pm -- Denise Sortor

Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) recently appointed Michelle Wright, RN, BSN as the new Manager of Care Management. In her new position, Wright will oversee the hospital’s care coordination system, population health, financial management, and resource utilization to yield cost-effective outcomes that are patient-centric, safe and provided in the least restrictive setting.

In 2012, Wright joined BMH as a medical surgical nurse. She later transitioned into a care management position within the quality department in 2015.  Prior to her tenure at BMH, Wright gained experience in geriatric medicine, long-term care, and rehabilitation.

Michele Rowland, MSN, RN, LICSW, Executive Director of Quality and Risk Management, noted, “We are very excited about Michelle's acceptance and look forward to her work on population health initiatives along with her efforts in standardized care management services across the BMH continuum of care.”

Founded in 1904, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) is a licensed, 61-bed, not-for-profit community hospital located in southeastern Vermont, serving a rural population of about 55,000 people in 22 towns in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. The BMH medical staff includes board-certified providers in primary care and many other specialties, with a shared mission of providing exceptional health care delivered with compassion and respect. The Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Health System includes the BMH Medical Group, a multispecialty group practice of primary care and specialty care physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants. Over 110 active volunteers assist BMH’s 600 employees in caring for our community.