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Hospital Emerges as a National “Meds to Beds” Leader, Helping Patients Understand Their Medications Before They Return Home
More Than 3,100 People Volunteer For Vaccine Study
All Vermont Hospitals Participate in this Historic Effort Overcoming Challenges with Fewer Doses, Delayed Shipments and Scheduling
Adjustment in timing of Epic installation due to COVID-19 response and recent cyberattack
UVM Medical Center continues vaccinating employees and community health care workers following State, CDC guidance
Gagne has served as Interim CNO since September 2019

The UVM Health Network has made good progress recovering from a cyberattack nearly two months ago, with some work remaining to complete. Today, we shared more information about the attack and our response, and confirmed that it was ransomware. Our IT staff did find a note, which did not request money, but included instructions to contact the criminals responsible for the attack. UVM Health Network leaders did not follow those instructions and instead contacted the FBI.

Based upon a thorough assessment by IT security experts, we have concluded that no Personally Identifiable Information (PII

Hospital reaffirms the compliance of its employee medical procedure opt-out policies in letter to US Department of Health and Human Services
UVM Health Network Affiliates and Hospitals Across Vermont Working Quickly to Begin Phased Effort to Vaccinate Health Care Workers
Frontline Health Care Workers to Begin Receiving the Vaccine This Week
Important milestone is critical step forward in restoring normal operations following recent cyberattack
IT Team will now be able to focus its efforts on restoring additional patient-facing applications
Additional patient-facing applications will continue to be restored over time, including the patient portal, MyChart
The University of Vermont Health Network plans to begin restoring access this weekend to the Epic electronic health records system
The University of Vermont Health Network continues to make steady progress toward recovering systems from recent cyberattack
Temporary Measures are Aimed at Protecting Patients, Staff and the Community
Move made to ensure safety when after broad investigation and upgrades, employees again reported symptoms
UVM Health Network team working day and night to restore services, Governor has called in Vermont National Guard to bolster resources
Volunteer Patients Receive First Dose of the Investigative Vaccine
Local Study is Part of the Global Effort to End the Pandemic