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Help Create A Little Good Karma

Posted on June 7th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

We are excited to share that Speare Memorial Hospital at Boulder Point, has been chosen by thePlymouth, New Hampshire Hannaford Supermarkets as the latest beneficiary of the Hannaford Cause Bag program! Every time one of the reusable Hannaford Helps bag with the good karma message is purchased at the Plymouth Hannaford during the month of June, […]

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Speare’s 7th Annual Wine, Women & Wisdom was Truly Exceptional

Posted on May 26th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

On May 11, 2017 we held our 7th annual Wine Women & Wisdom at the Common Man in Plymouth for 200 energetic women from all over central New Hampshire. The event sold out several days in advance and included three featured speakers, a vendor room with fifteen women-owned businesses, a light dinner buffet, wine tasting, and raffle […]

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Provider Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) 2017 – FACILITATOR Education Program

Posted on May 24th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

  POLST-trained facilitators are often physicians, APRNs, social workers or nurses responsible for developing plans of care for residents of long-term care facilities, home health, or hospice. Without an emphasis on the importance of ACP discussions and qualified facilitators, completion of the POLST form runs the risk of repeating the failures of past standard AD […]

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National Nurses Week 2017: The Balance of Mine, Body, and Spirit

Posted on May 11th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

Every year, National Nurses Week focuses attention on the diverse ways America’s 3.1 million nurses work to save lives and to improve the health of millions of individuals. The American Nursing Association has designated 2017 as the “Year of the Healthy Nurse.” Join us during National Nurses Week, May 6–12, as we celebrate our nurses […]

(L-R) Sandra W. Beliveau, B.S., R.T.R., Professor/Clinical Coordinator, NHTI-Concord’s Community College with Student Clinical Supervisor Juanita Wade, and Director Linda Nestor

Speare Radiology Department Wins NHTI Award

Posted on April 11th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

On Wednesday, March 29, 2017, the radiology department at Speare Memorial Hospital, was honored with the NHTI-Concord’s Community College Radiology Program’s “Outstanding Radiology Department” Award.  It recognized Director Linda Nestor, Student Clinical Supervisor Juanita Wade and the staff for their dedication and commitment to clinical excellence in helping the students become competent Radiographers. “This department continues to […]

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17 Health Tips for 2017

Posted on March 28th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

This Tip  Sheet is Provided by Speare Memorial Hospital Nutrition Services Janette Gaumer, Dietitian & Certified Health Coach RD, LD & CHC 603-238-2244 Jean Baker, Dietitian & Diabetes Educator MS, RD,LD & CDE 603-238-6472   Dedicate yourself to a healthy lifestyle in 2017 with these food, nutrition, and physical activity tips  1.   Eat Breakfast […]

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Thanks to All Who Supported the 4th Annual Speare Shamrock Shuffle 5K

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

Thanks all the runners and walkers who came out on the very brisk morning of March 18, 2017 to participate in the 4th annual Speare Shamrock Shuffle 5K in Plymouth, NH. Close to 300 men, women, children and dogs showed their Saint Patrick’s Day spirit at this year’s fun-run/health-walk, geared toward encouraging people to get up, […]

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Urge Your Legislators to Protect Health Coverage

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

On Thursday, March 23, 2017, the House of Representatives is expected to vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), legislation that would repeal and replace parts of the Affordable Care Act. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that, over 10 years, nearly 24 million people could lose coverage under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) legislation that […]

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Speare Participates in National Dress in Blue Day

Posted on March 10th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

National Dress in Blue Day is celebrated each year on the first Friday of March. The Colon Cancer Alliance first launched the National Dress in Blue Day program in 2009 to bring national attention to colon cancer and to celebrate the courage of those affected by this disease. Several members of Speare’s staff participate in National […]

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Plymouth Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine to become a Speare medical practice

Posted on March 7th, 2017 by Speare Memorial Hospital

Speare Memorial Hospital and Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) have jointly agreed to transition Plymouth Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine from D-H to Speare in April 2017. “Speare has been working with Dartmouth-Hitchcock for several months to ensure the greater Plymouth community continues to have access to high-quality, comprehensive care for our newborns, children, and adolescents,” says Michelle McEwen, […]

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