When: Tuesday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. Where: American Legion Post 125, 91 American Legion Drive, North Adams, MA What: A discussion and book signing of “North Adams Regional Hospital: A Historical Perspective,” by Dr. Paul Donovan In 1882, a catastrophic train accident galvanized a small group of North Adams residents to initiate the concept […]
We would encourage you not only to read the Stroudwater Report on the closure of North Adams Regional Hospital, but also watch the public meeting held on the report about a year ago. It was an important meeting on the most pressing topic that Northern Berkshire County residents face. Click the link below to watch […]
Our Sept. 15 mayoral candidates forum is available to watch on NBCTC online. Click the link: http://www.webcast.nbctc.org/shows/North%20Adams%20Elections/2015/Sep%2015%20Mayoral%20Debate.html Also check out this Letter to the Editor by Jim Lipa, who responds to the Berkshire Eagle’s editorial: http://goo.gl/KJiFHJ “Health care is a basic human right,” Lipa writes. “The challenge we face is how to deliver quality health […]
It was standing room only for a forum on health care and the economy Tuesday night. Residents packed American Legion Post 125 to hear from the three North Adams mayoral candidates — incumbent Richard Alcombright and challengers John Barrett III and Eric Rudd. They fielded questions from residents and a North County Cares Coalition panel […]
M E D I A A D V I S O R Y For Immediate Release Contact: Jim Lipa 413-281-6637 Date: Sept. 11, 2015 Richard Dassatti 413-663-4128 North County Cares Coalition to Host a North Adams Mayoral Candidates Forum at the American Legion on the Future of Health Care and the Economy in Northern Berkshire […]
Hear what North Adams mayoral candidates have to say about the future of health care and the economy on Sept. 15.
Here is a comprehensive list of stories about the closure of North Adams Regional Hospital compiled by the Berkshire Eagle: http://www.berkshireeagle.com/news/ci_25425441/narh-complete-coverage-north-adams-regional-hospital-closing
Following the sudden closure of the 121-bed North Adams Regional Hospital (NARH), which left thousands of residents without access to local healthcare, Berkshire Health Systems (BHS)/Berkshire Medical Center (BMC) purchased NARH – now BMC North – and has been operating a satellite emergency room out of the facility, while providing inpatient care only at its […]