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Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital | Plattsburgh, New York

CVPH Celebrates 32 Nurse Residency Graduates

- The nationally recognized program supports new RNs in the first year of their careers.
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Takes Steps to Become More Integrated Health System

- Affiliate and network boards vote to amend governance structure as network matures.
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital | Plattsburgh, New York

CVPH School of Radiologic Technology Graduates 5 Students

- The CVPH School of Radiologic Technology awarded diplomas to five students on June 30 at its 56th Commencement Exercises, which returned to the hospital auditoriums for the first time since the pandemic.
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital | Plattsburgh, New York

5 Graduate from CVPH Family Medicine Residency

- A majority of the CVPH Family Medicine Residency graduating class of 2022 will continue practicing in the region.
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

VT Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals and UVM Medical Center Reach New Contract

- New contract for nursing employees includes substantial wage increases, runs through July 9, 2024.
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Announces Plan to Address Financial Pressures As Vermont Affiliate Hospitals Submit Proposed FY2023 Budgets

- Plan outlines needed measures to stabilize finances, protect critical services and continue to address workforce and access to care challenges.
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Publishes 2022 Health Needs Assessment

- Culturally inclusive health care, housing, mental health and wellbeing top list of community health needs identified in UVM Medical Center’s 2022 Community Health Needs Assessment - the most inclusive and robust in the institution's history.
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital | Plattsburgh, New York

CVPH Expands Visiting Hours

- Updated policy offers more opportunities for visitation while balancing patient, staff safety
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Honored to Participate in City of Burlington’s Juneteenth Celebrations

- Network leadership and staff will be participating in a variety of events to commemorate the holiday.
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Calls for Community Action on Workplace Safety

- Regional, Statewide and National Trends of Workplace Violence Demand Immediate Dialogue and Coordinated Action from Nonprofit, Government and Private Partners
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital | Plattsburgh, New York

CVPH Pre-Procedure COVID-19 Testing Protocol Changes

- New plan balances patient convenience, limiting exposure to virus
Home Health & Hospice | Colchester, Vermont

Cindy Bruzzese and Dr. Allan Ramsay Receive Madison-Deane Award

- The Madison-Deane Education Fund was established soon after the deaths of Drs. Madison and Deane by their widows, Dr. Joan Madison and Mrs. Estelle Deane, who sought to memorialize their husbands’ shared vision of providing exceptional care for Vermonters who were dying.
Home Health & Hospice | Colchester, Vermont

Community Helps Raise $75,000 for End-of-Life Care at the McClure Miller Respite House

- The 2022 Jiggety Jog & Fun Run annual fundraiser incorporated virtual and in-person events this year to benefit the UVM Health Network – Home Health & Hospice’s McClure Miller Respite House.
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Reminds Community of Policies on Masking and Behavior

- To Provide a Safe Environment for Patients and Staff, COVID-19 and Other Safety Policies Must be Followed
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

To our patients: A message concerning nation-wide IV contrast shortage

- Pandemic-related impact on the global supply chain has caused a critical nation-wide shortage of intravenous (IV) contrast used for certain CT scans and other diagnostic procedures. Availability of this product is expected to be extremely limited until at least July 2022.
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Joins United Nations-Backed Race to Zero Climate Action Campaign

- Climate Pledge is Latest Step in UVM Medical Center’s Commitment to Environmentally Sustainable Health Care
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Medical Center and Central Vermont Medical Center Mid-Year Budget Adjustment Requests

- More revenue is needed to cover the increased cost to both hospitals for providing the care that Vermonters count on.
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Launches Third Phase of Electronic Health Record

- EHR system to benefit patients, providers and staff now live at Alice Hyde Medical Center, Elizabethtown Community Hospital and CVPH.
UVM Medical Center | Burlington, Vermont

UVM Medical Center Teams Work to Re-Open Operating Rooms at Main Campus

- Burst Pipe Caused All But Two ORs to Close Over the Weekend; Back to 10 ORs Today
UVM Health Network | Vermont and Northern New York

UVM Health Network Renews Contract with UnitedHealthcare

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Update: March 29, 2022

The University of Vermont Health Network has reached a renewal agreement with United for another year, through March 31, 2023. 

As part of this agreement, United has agreed to allow continued patient access to laboratory and pharmacy services and they have also committed to address other policies that restrict how and when patients receive health care covered by their insurance plan.