Partnership to lower costs of care provided to homeless wins national praise

News Release — UVM Medical Center Oct. 12, 2017 Contact: Michael Carrese The University of Vermont Medical Center Media Relations desk: (802) 847-0368 cell: (802) 324-8166 [email protected] Innovative “population health” program also improved services for housing-insecure patients Highlights § More than $1 million saved in cost of care § Model combines temporary housing with […]

AFT nurses, health professionals volunteer in Puerto Rico for hurricane relief efforts

News Release — AFT Oct. 5, 2017 Contact: Deb Snell, AFT Vermont President 802-498-5273 / [email protected] Laurie Aunchman, VT Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals President 802-825-5533/ [email protected] Marcus Mrowka – AFT National 202-531-0689 (cell) / [email protected] WASHINGTON-More than 24 American Federation of Teachers nurses, health professionals and public employees from across the country boarded […]

UVM Health Network recruiting, training more psychiatrists

Vermont’s largest hospital system is expanding the number of psychiatrists on staff and doubling the number of child psychiatrists its academic medical center trains in a given year. The University of Vermont Health Network, which controls three hospitals in Vermont and three in upstate New York, is actively recruiting until it has eight psychiatrists at […]