November 4, 2013

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. 

October 21, 2013

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.”

October 4, 2013

Berlin, VT  -- Central Vermont Medical Center received notification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) that all of their primary care and pediatric practices have achieved recognition status for Patient Centered Medical Home. 

August 12, 2013

Berlin, VT - Hannah Swayze-Quinn, MD, a native of Tunbridge, Vermont, is joining the Central Vermont Medical Center hospitalist team after recently completing her residency in Internal Medicine at Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University of Medicine in Springfield, MA.

July 9, 2013

Berlin, Vt – Dr. Justin Stinnett-Donnelly recently completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Fletcher Allen Health Care and has joined the Central Vermont Medical Center Hospitalist team.

June 13, 2013

Berlin, Vt -- Emily Lourie, PT, DPT recently joined Central Vermont Medical Center’s Rehabilitation Services Department.  She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of New England, Portland, Maine. She previously worked at Sandy River Nursing Center, Genesis Health Care in Farmington, Maine.  

“We are pleased to have been able to recruit a therapist with Emily’s education and expertise,” said Tricia Dwyer, PT,  CVMC Manager of Rehabilitation Services. “Her specialties, including neuro-rehabilitation and geriatric care, fit well with our current case load.”

June 5, 2013

Berlin, VT --  Central Vermont Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in the hospital, medical practice offices, the cancer center and  rehabilitation sites. The accreditation award recognizes CVMC’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards.

June 3, 2013

Berlin, Vt – Central Vermont Medical Center is now offering Express Care Physical Therapy services three days a week -- Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday --- at the 1311 Barre-Montpelier Road location. 

Appropriate Injuries for Express Care Clinic are acute, non-emergent musculoskeletal injuries including: ankle sprains, knee sprains, whiplash, back strain, calf strain, shoulder strains, groin pull, hamstring strain, hip/glut strain, Acute Vertigo (BPPV).

May 30, 2013

Berlin, Vt – Central Vermont Medical Center was recognized with an “A” Hospital Safety Score by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. The A score was awarded in the latest update to the Hospital Safety ScoreSM, the A, B, C, D or F scores assigned to U.S. hospitals based on preventable medical errors, injuries accidents, and infections. The Hospital Safety Score was compiled under the guidance of the nation’s leading experts on patient safety.

May 29, 2013

Berlin, Vt - Central Vermont Medical Center is proud to announce the certification of its cardiovascular rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Central Vermont Medical Center was recognized for its commitment to improving quality of life by enhancing standards of care.