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UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UnitedHealthcare Commercial Contract Non-Renewal

- As of March 1, 2024, UnitedHealthcare will no longer cover care at the UVM Health Network as in-network for commercial plans. These are plans typically provided through an employer or purchased directly.
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

University of Vermont Medical Center Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program Celebrates 20 Years on World Thrombosis Day

- Nationally-recognized program serves 1200 new patients per year
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center President Speaks at U.S. House of Representatives Joint Subcommittee Hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

- Hearing Focused on Preparedness for Cyberattacks, Ransomware
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Recognized on Forbes’ Annual Best Employers List

- Based on Survey of More than 70,000 People in All 50 States
Porter Medical Center | Middlebury, Vermont

Tom Thompson to Step Away as Porter Medical Center President and COO

- Bob Ortmyer to Serve as Interim in Addition to Current Role at Elizabethtown Community Hospital
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

Lyme Disease Prevention Vaccine Trial Begins Recruiting in Vermont

- Enrollment is open to participants five years of age and older
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Unveils ‘Hearts and Hands’ Sculpture

- Work by artist Jim Sardonis honors UVM Medical Center employees’ dedication and care throughout COVID-19 Pandemic
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Rolls Out Integrated Addiction Treatment Center

- Rapid Access strategy and ‘No-Wrong-Door’ policy are highlights of the Center’s effort to reduce barriers to care for substance use and co-occurring disorders
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Medical Center, Porter Medical Center Earn 5-Star CMS Quality Ratings

- High quality, lower-than-average cost of care highlighted in rankings
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network, Vermont State University, Community College of Vermont Welcome Students to Revitalized Respiratory Therapy Training Program

- Two-year program to address a shortage of critical inpatient and outpatient care team members
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Hospitals Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

- Awards Include Best Hospital in Vermont, Recognition for High Performance
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Hosts Summer of Science Event

- ‘Microbe Detectives’ Workshop gives students a behind-the-scenes look at healthcare careers in laboratory sciences
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

Dr. Stephen Leffler, President and COO of UVM Medical Center, Highlighted in National ‘Academic Medical Center CEOs to Know’ List for 2023

- Annual list is published by Becker’s Hospital Review
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Outlines Plan to Improve Mental Health Care Access, Reduce Pressure on Inpatient Capacity in Region

- Plans Developed in Partnership with Vt. Department of Mental Health
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

Rural Health Care Crisis Discussed During Live Roundtable As Leaders Look to Future

- CEOs Highlighted Unique and Growing Challenges of Rural Northeast, Innovative Solutions, Need for Support
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

University of Vermont Health Network, Dartmouth Health, MaineHealth CEOs to Discuss Rural Health Care Crisis During Live Roundtable May 22

- Topics addressed will include academic healthcare in rural New England, the impact of workforce, housing, payer, regulatory and inflation challenges, and innovations that preserve and improve access to high-quality care.
Home Health & Hospice | Colchester, Vermont

UVM Health Network Home Health & Hospice Announces Christine Werneke, MS, President and Chief Operating Officer

- Chosen for Leadership, Commitment to Home Health & Hospice and Community
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

Advisory: UVM Health Network Again Receives High Rating for Price Transparency

- Report Analyzed Hospitals, Health Systems Nationwide on How Well They Follow Federal Requirements
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

Al Gobeille to step down as UVM Health Network Chief Operating Officer after leadership through pandemic, cyberattack

- Network will launch national search for successor
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network celebrates opening of apartment building to support new and existing workers who cannot find housing

- Initiative represents continued crucial investments to recruit and retain employees; Nurses, Nutrition Services and Facilities staff among those moving in.