SVMC Welcomes Thet Soe, MD, to the Hospital Medicine Department

December 13, 2016
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BENNINGTON, VT—December 13, 2016— Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) is pleased to welcome Hospitalist Thet Soe, MD, MRCP, to the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Medical Group. 

Dr. Soe has worked as director of Hospital Medicine at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Massachusetts since April 2015. Before that, he was a hospitalists at both Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield and at North Adams Regional Hospital. He was chief of medicine, Department of Medicine, and the director of Hospital Medicine at North Adams from 2011 – 2014.

Dr. Soe is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a member of the Royal College of Physicians. He completed residency in Internal Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine in Connecticut. He completed his medical training in the United Kingdom from 1999 – 2002 and in Burma in 1996 – 1997. Dr. Soe received his medical degree, M.B.B.S from Burma in 1998.

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center hospitalists offer medical-surgical care, telemetry, and intensive care services to as many as 99 patients. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and is the state’s first Magnet Center for Nursing Excellence, a designation it has held since 2002.

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Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is a comprehensive, preeminent health care system providing exceptional, convenient, and affordable care to the communities of Bennington and Windham Counties of Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties of New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. SVHC’s providers are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVHC includes the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation, a 150-bed long- and short-term care skilled nursing facility; the SVHC Foundation; and Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), a 99-bed community hospital. SVMC’s services include an emergency department staffed by physicians each of whom is board certified in emergency medicine; the Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center, which is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and managed by Dartmouth-Hitchcock; and a fully-digital imaging department. SVMC also includes 19 primary and specialty care practices and primary care offices in Bennington, Manchester, Pownal, West Dover, and Wilmington, VT. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission and is the state’s first Magnet Center for Nursing Excellence, a designation it has held since 2002. To learn more, visit svhealthcare.org.

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