Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center

December 2016

Mt. Ascutney Hospital introduces MRI Imaging Services at Ottauquechee Health Center

MRI technology is an effective diagnostic tool that lets doctors “see” what’s going on inside the body for faster, more accurate diagnoses of tumors, internal injuries and other medical problems.

MRIs have revolutionized the world of medicine, but the technology isn’t available in every community, which is why Mt. Ascutney Hospital has made introduction of the service to the greater Woodstock area one of its top development goals this year.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Announces Joseph Perras, MD as New Chief Executive Officer

Joseph Perras, MD, has been named Chief Executive Officer of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC). The appointment follows months of collaborative work between the MAHHC Board of Trustees and senior leadership of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH) to determine the right leadership for the Hospital. Dr. Perras’ appointment was approved by the Boards of both MAHHC and D-HH on Monday, December 12. He will assume the CEO position effective January 11, 2017.