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Addressing Vermont’s Health Care Labor Force Challenge

Nov 02, 2019
Watch a video of this presentation. At this year’s VAHHS Annual Meeting, Mathew Barewicz, chief of the Vermont Department of Labor’s Economic & Labor Market Information Division and his colleague Sarah…

Crisis Standards of Care

Oct 25, 2019
Watch a video of this session. At our 2019 Annual Meeting, three representatives on the Vermont workgroup that is creating a standards of care plan for possible crises in Vermont reported on their progress…
At Northwestern with the Green Mountain Care Board

At Northwestern with the Green Mountain Care Board

Oct 20, 2019
The Green Mountain Care Board last week held its Board meeting at Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans. Board members spent the day with hospital leadership, staff and community partners before the…
Getting to the Root of the Matter: Innovations in Dental Care

Getting to the Root of the Matter: Innovations in Dental Care

Oct 19, 2019
At our 2019 Annual Meeting, Eilidh Peterson, vice president of Brattleboro Memorial HospitalMedical Group and Population Health, and several other participants shared collaborative and innovative approaches…

A Conversation with Congressman Peter Welch on the Nursing Shortage

Oct 12, 2019
Vermont will need more than 3,900 nurses between October 2018 and next spring, according to the Vermont Talent Pipeline. Last week I participated in a roundtable discussion on workforce with Congressman…
Women in Health Care Leadership

Women in Health Care Leadership

Oct 05, 2019
Our 2019 Annual Meeting featured a break-out session on Women in Health Care Leadership. Hillary Wolfley, health data analyst at Vermont Program for Quality in Health Care, led the workshop. She kicked…
A Conversation with Sister Carol, Obama’s Favorite Nun

A Conversation with Sister Carol, Obama’s Favorite Nun

Sep 29, 2019
Before taking a seat onstage opposite Sister Carol Keehan, member of the Daughters of Charity order that launched early hospitals, orphanages and schools, VAHHS CEO Jeff Tieman described  how working for…

Remarks to the Green Mountain Care Board

Aug 23, 2019
Eight hospitals last week presented their 2020 proposed budgets to the Green Mountain Care Board. I attended all the hearings and will again this coming week when the remainder of hospitals will explain…

News From North Country Hospital

Aug 03, 2019
Welcome to our Newest Pediatrician, Dr. Sarah Davidson With her parents in healthcare professions, Sarah Davidson knew from a young age that she wanted to become a doctor and especially a pediatrician.…

A Salute to Preparedness

Jun 22, 2019
Last week, two hospitals in Vermont participated in a training exercise to evaluate our region’s ability to react to the potential threat of Ebola or other such pathogens. An actor involved with the exercise…