CMC/DHK Welcomes Judith Carpenter, PA, to Family Medicine

April 18, 2014
Keene, NH

Judy Carpenter PA

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (CMC/DHK) is pleased to welcome Judith Carpenter, PA, to our Department of Family Medicine.  Prior to joining CMC/DHK, Carpenter worked as a Physician Assistant at Grace Cottage Family Health in Townshend, VT and also provided coverage in their Emergency Department. Prior to Grace Cottage, she held appointments at Cardiac Consultants of Westchester, Westchester Medical Group, Northeast Permanente Medical Group and Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York providing care in Internal Medicine and Urgent Care.

Judith completed the Master of Public Health program at the Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health of Columbia University and received her Physician Assistant Certificate at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.  She also holds a Bachelor of Science from Albright College.

At CMC/DHK, physician assistants work with primary care physicians and nurse practitioners providing care in a team environment known as a medical home. A medical home empowers patients to be active participants in their health and well-being. The medical home team integrates all aspects of a person's preventive, acute, and chronic care, offering patients comfort, convenience, and optimal health throughout their lifetimes. CMC/DHK implemented a medical home model as a component of the healthiest community initiative, to help prevent and manage chronic conditions. It is one way CMC/DHK is working to make Cheshire County the healthiest community in the nation by 2020.

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is a nonprofit community hospital and clinic with a mission to lead our community to become the nation’s healthiest through our clinical and service excellence, collaboration, and compassion for every patient, every time. Founded by CMC/DHK, Healthy Monadnock 2020 is a community-wide health initiative designed to actively engage the citizens of Cheshire County in the process of becoming the nation’s healthiest community by 2020. To learn more, call 603-354-5400.


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