Nurse Joe Haller Shows Dedication to Longitudinal Care Program

Congratulations to Joe Haller, RN, Complex Care Coordinator, for being nominated as this month’s Employee SpotlightAward recipient! Joe was co-nominated by Todd Patterson, Director of Home Health Services, and Heidi Hill, Ambulatory RN at UVMMC. Haller recently switched his role at Home Health & Hospice and is working in the...

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Martha Marciel Recognized for Excellence in Social Work

Congratulations to this month’s Employee Spotlight Award recipient, home health social worker Martha Marciel! “Martha is amazing at her job,” says supervisor Dawna Stowe, RN. “She is compassionate and caring, and provides the highest quality of care to her clients.” As a medical social worker, Martha conducts home visits with clients who...

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Personal Care Attendant Niquette Earns the Spotlight

Congratulations to the latest Employee Spotlight Award recipient, Greg Niquette, Personal Care Attendant in the Long-Term Care department! “On behalf of the LTC team, I nominated Greg because he is an outstanding caregiver. He brings warmth, patience, dedication, and a great sense of humor to his work with clients and...

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Thibodeau Wins Employee Spotlight Award

Congratulations to Genne Thibodeau, Administrative Assistant in our Quality & Education department, for being named this month’s Employee Spotlight Award recipient! “I really love being part of an organization that does so much good for the community,” Thibodeau said. “While I am working on the back-end of things, it feels...

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Respite House Named Dragonheart Vermont 2019 Pledge Partner

Since 2006, our friends at Dragonheart Vermont, joined by teams from across the region, have convened on the Burlington waterfront each August to paddle the iconic dragon boats in support of cancer survivors in Vermont. A significant fundraising and community awareness event, each year festival organizers choose a non-profit beneficiary...

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Bringing the Pieces Together: Memory Care and Personal Care Make a Good Fit

Lillian Swann has put together the puzzle pieces of an exciting life over the last 92 years—one filled with a love of books, word games, her late husband, children, great- and great-great-grandchildren—and even puzzles themselves. Five days a week for the past six years, Lillian has enjoyed these activities at...

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Letter From Our CEO: Thriving in a Changing World

This letter was first published in our winter community newsletter, Healthcare Comes Home. To see the full newsletter, click here. It’s been said that the one constant in life is change. While it can be by turns exciting or daunting depending on the circumstances, most will agree: It’s inevitable. I’m...

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February is American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month, a time to raise awareness about heart disease and how to prevent it. Here, we’ll talk about how to prevent the disease at any age. Preventing heart disease means making smart choices now that will pay off for the rest of your life. Lack of...

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