The Berlin psychiatric hospital is the lynchpin of the decentralized mental health care system Vermont is building, and it’s a far cry from the facility it was built to partially replace.
Department of Mental Health
Less than one month after the commissioner of Mental Health resigned, the department’s medical director is following suit. These two blows have hit the Vermont Department of Mental Health during a vulnerable time, while it is in the middle of revamping how psychiatric care is provided in Vermont. When Tropical Storm Irene damaged the Vermont […]
The certificate of need, issued by Steve Kimbell, commissioner of the Department of Financial Regulation, gives the go-ahead for a $15.2 million statewide project.
The Department of Mental Health today received an emergency Certificate of Need that will allow it to move forward with key components of a plan approved by the Legislature for a replacement of mental health beds destroyed by Tropical Storm Irene.
The Department of Mental Health today announced that the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid have sent a letter to the Brattleboro Retreat stating that the Retreat is at risk of losing it’s Medicare provider agreement July 30, 2012.