CVMC News

May 20, 2015
Teresa Fama, MD

UVMHN-CVMC Rheumatologist Dr. Teresa Fama has been named chair of the New England Comparative Effectiveness Public Advisory Council, an independent non-profit health care research organization dedicated to improving the interpretation and application of evidence in the health care system. 

May 7, 2015

The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) recently notified the Center for Breastfeeding that they have received the IBCLC Care Award, a global recognition program. 

May 8, 2015
Harald Aksdal’s watercolor Stillness

Celebrated Vermont artist Harald Aksdal’s award-winning watercolors are currently on display at the University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center lobby art gallery, part of the show “The Devil Is in the Details…

April 29, 2015

Starting on Monday, May 4th CVMC ExpressCare will be open every day from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, including Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

April 21, 2015
Barbara Grothe-Penney, APRN; Jessica MacLeod, MSN, BSN, BA; and Amy Brewer, ANP-BC

Jessica MacLeod, MSN, BSN, BA, adult and gerontology nurse practitioner and Barbara (Bobbie) Grothe-PenneyAPRN recently joined nurse practitioner Amy Brewer, at University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center’s Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing in Berlin, Vermont. 

March 31, 2015
Central Vermont Medical Center’s Monica Urqhuart, RN, and Robert Patterson showcasing 2014 Governor’s Excellence in Worksite Wellness Award

The University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center (UVMHN-CVMC) received the 2014 Governor’s Excellence in Worksite Wellness Award from the Vermont Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. The award recognizes Vermont employers who have made healthy behaviors a priority.

March 27, 2015
Ellie Traynor shown receiving her award from Auxiliary Vice President Wanda Baril.

Ellie Traynor a long-time volunteer and later assistant manager of the  auxiliary’s gift shop was named “Auxilian of the Year” by the Central Vermont  Medical Center Auxiliary.

March 26, 2015
Exterior of Woodridge Rehabilitation & Nursing

In November 2014 The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) gave Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing five stars in their Five Star Nursing Home Quality Rating System.

March 20, 2015
Ribbon cutting at Granite City Primary Care

Dr. Mark Yorra and Granite City Primary Care (GCPC) are now open in their new and expanded location in the Blanchard Block Building on Main Street in Barre.  The practice is part of the University of Vermont Health Network - Central Vermont Medical Center (UVMHN-CVMC) group. 

March 13, 2015
Mark Yorra, MD and Madelyn Hamilton, NP of Granite City Primary Care

Granite City Primary Care is now located in the Blanchard Block  on Main Street in Barre in new offices on the 4th floor.  “It’s exciting to be part of the Barre Renaissance, said Dr. Yorra.  “We are in a classic location with beautiful arched windows overlooking the park.”