A school-based health center at Barre City Elementary & Middle School is an extension of the Central Vermont Medical Center’s pediatric primary care practices. It will operate at the school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 12:30pm providing primary health care to students. Participation is voluntary and the goal is to keep kids healthy and in school, and as much as possible to maximize their learning potential.
Central Vermont Medical Center Pharmacy Technician Linda Eastman was named Pharmacy Technician of the Year by the Vermont Society of Health-System Pharmacists (VtSHP) at their annual meeting in Colchester.
“Group Visits for Obese Children in a Primary Care Pediatric Setting” was the topic of a poster under the “Innovations in Practice” category that Kathleen Bryant, FNP, APN-BC presented in Boston at the recent National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) 35th Annual Conference on Pediatric Health. She outlined the curriculum of the class held for CVMC pediatric patients which included basic nutrition facts, food journaling, hands on healthy snacking, body image and self-esteem and mindful eating.
Central Vermont Medical Center’s Human Resources Department coordinated the annual adopt-a-family program with Agency of Human Services/Department of Children and Families. Staff members from HR and the Agency are shown here with some of the hundreds of gifts Medical Center employees donated to needy families. There will be many smiling faces in our service area on Christmas morning due to the generosity of CVMC employees.
Berlin, Vt – The Central Vermont Medical Center Auxiliary’s annual Love Light Tree is on display in the hospital lobby. Each light on the tree has a very special meaning.
Janet Fredericks’ “Quiet Observations: Anthills, Insects & Water” exhibit in the Central Vermont Medical Center lobby gallery ranges from giclee pigment prints to oil on canvas to watercolor and pencil, mixed media and more.
Berlin, Vt – Jonna Goulding, MD attended Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts graduating from an accelerated seven-semester program with a BA in Biology and a minor in music.
Berlin, Vt – Central Vermont Medical Center was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. CVMC was recognized by The Joint Commission in 2011 and again in 2012 for exemplary performance in using evidence based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.
Berlin, Vt – “We are pleased to welcome Dr. Wagner to our Hospitalist group,” said Judy Tartaglia, Central Vermont Medical Center President and CEO. “Her experience with the Alaska Hospitalist Group will be a strong asset as she integrates into our patient centered medical team.”