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update: Sunday, July, 21, 2024 - 9:00 Pm

UVM Health Network teams continue to make progress restoring systems following the global CrowdStrike cybersecurity protection software outage. Network IT teams have worked hard to limit the impact on patient care. Nearly all functions across the network have returned to normal, and patient care should not be impacted by the ongoing restoration work.

Patients should arrive at appointments as scheduled tomorrow, and seek emergency care as needed.

update: Friday, July, 19, 2024 - 6:30 Pm

UVM Health Network teams continue to make progress

Awards Include No. 1 Hospital in Vermont, Recognition for High Performance
Nataniel H. Lester-Coll, MD, continues push to transform cancer care across region
120-unit apartment building at 112 Garden Street in South Burlington is health system’s latest investment to address regional housing shortage
Rankings Based on Nationwide Patient Experience Surveys and Quality Data
Recognition Highlights UVM Health Network’s Commitment to Exceptional Orthopedic Care
Human Rights Campaign’s 2024 Healthcare Equality Index evaluates health care organizations’ policies and practices related to patients, visitors and employees
Alice Hyde Medical Center, Elizabethtown Community Hospital, Porter Medical Center Named by Becker’s for Commitment to High Quality Care, Access in Rural Areas
Program For Low- and Middle-Income Patients Covered $7.5 Million in Out-of-Pocket Costs
Primary Care Providers Use eConsults to Get Specialist Opinions Quickly
Agreement Avoids Expected Termination, Maintains Access to Care
UVM Health Network Staff Remind Patients of Their Options During a Busy Time
DFCC serves as hub of training, education and connection for at-home caregivers
Purchase builds a strong foundation for long-term plan to address the needs of patients across the region
Efforts focus on supporting patients and staff while reducing expenses and creating new revenue sources
Staff members providing direct patient care will be required to wear masks beginning Thursday, January 11

Burlington, Vt. – The UVM Medical Center Board of Trustees recently appointed five new trustees, adding individuals with experience in finance and business, elder care and advocacy, health consulting, nursing, pediatric nephrology and women’s health to the 18-member board.

As part of the group’s annual reorganization, Trustee Jesse Bridges, MPA, chief executive officer of United Way of Northwest Vermont, was appointed Board chair, and Trustee Alyson “Aly” Richards was appointed Board vice chair. Trustee Thomas Little, Esq., who served as Board chair in 2023, will continue to serve as a

Health Care Without Harm’s ‘Climate Resilience – Gold’ Award celebrates Medical Center programs that focus on the health of people and the planet
Peer recognition initiative of National Fund for Workforce Solutions highlights health care providers dedicated to building equitable, inclusive workplaces through worker-centered workforce development programs.