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Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center & Dartmouth-Hitchcock Governing Boards Approve Affiliation Agreement

WINDSOR, VT – The Governing Boards at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) and Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) have approved an affiliation between the two organizations, extending and deepening an already strong relationship between the two health care providers.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Collaborates with Hartland Elementary and Other Area Schools to Promote Health and Prevent Disease

As part of Vermont’s statewide public health initiative 3-4-50, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) is teaming up with local schools to cultivate an early interest in healthy behaviors among children and their families. MAHHC representatives are making a series of visits to area schools to encourage healthy choices, most recently at Hartland Elementary School in Hartland, Vermont.

MAHHC marks Doctors’ Day with donations to community organizations that support seniors, youth, and people with special needs

Every year, Doctors’ Day celebrates the impact that physicians have on their patients and communities. For this year’s occasion, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center recognized this positive impact by making financial donations on behalf of its medical staff to two community groups: Support and Services at Home (SASH) of Windsor County and the Windsor County Partners Mentoring Program.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center welcomes cardiologist Dr. Shawn M. Ahmad to growing team of specialist providers

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) is pleased to announce that board-certified cardiologist Dr. Shawn M. Ahmad has joined the Hospital’s growing team of specialist providers. Dr. Ahmad will provide initial cardiology consultations and follow-up appointments on an outpatient basis at the Hospital’s primary care clinic. His focus is on diagnostic cardiology and noninvasive treatment, with cardiac procedures being referred to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC).

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Explores Patient Safety, Welcomes New Trustees and Members at Annual Meeting

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) held its Annual Meeting recently at the Windsor Mansion Inn. In accordance with organizational bylaws, nearly 40 attendees, including Trustees and Members, gathered to nominate and vote for candidates to join the Board of Trustees and to become new Members, who serve as community ambassadors for the Hospital. Senior Leaders from MAHHC were also in attendance.

The keynote speaker was George T. Blike, MD, MHCDS, Chief Quality and Value Officer, Professor of Anesthesiology at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Celebrates 20 Years of Volunteers in Action at ‘Grateful Gathering’

Recently, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) hosted a special event to commemorate 20 years of its Windsor-based program Volunteers in Action (ViA), which supports local seniors with an array of volunteer services. Since 2001, ViA has served seven towns including Windsor, West Windsor, Reading, Hartland, and Weathersfield, Vermont, as well as Cornish and Plainfield, New Hampshire.

Rehabilitation Center at Mt. Ascutney Hospital to Host Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports Demo Day

The Rehabilitation Center at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) will host an event to demonstrate adaptive sports equipment and showcase year-round programs from Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports (VASS) on Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 1:00 until 3:00 PM. Current and former MAHHC patients, family members, staff members, and the general public are invited to attend.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center to host 25th Anniversary Rehabilitation Reunion

WINDSOR, VT –Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) will hold their 25th Anniversary Rehabilitation Reunion on Tuesday, September 19 from 2-4 PM at the Acute Rehabilitation Center at the Hospital, located at 289 County Road in Windsor. The annual public event will honor and celebrate those who have completed physical rehabilitation as it brings together former patients, their families and the MAHHC caregivers who have been instrumental in their recoveries.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital Receives $25,000 Auxiliary Gift for ‘Positively Vital’ Capital Campaign

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC), a not-for-profit Critical Access Hospital located in Windsor, Vermont, has received $25,000 from the Hospital’s Auxiliary. The funds were presented to Hospital CEO Dr. Joseph Perras at a luncheon in the Hospital boardroom on Friday, June 2, 2017, and represent the Auxiliary’s final payment on their pledge of $100,000 to the Positively Vital capital campaign.

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