Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center

News and Events

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center hosts and sponsors events that are public and camera-friendly. Your participation in or with these events consitiutes implied consent to be photographed and to have those photos published on the Hospital's website, Facebook, or promotional materials. In turn, we also encourage event participants to share photographs of the Hospital's events. If you have photos you'd like to share, please submit them to: Amber Cutler (Marketing & Public Relations Manager) at



January 13, 2017
Rosemary Dougherty, a board-certified family nurse practitioner with more than 18 years experience, has joined the medical nursing staff at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC). Most recently, Rosemary worked in a health center in Maine; she has also served as director and primary nurse... Read More
December 13, 2016
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... Read More
December 5, 2016
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... Read More
November 30, 2016
Sean O’Brien, PA-C, a member of the medical staff at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, was recently elected President of the Physician Assistant Academy of Vermont (PAAV). O’Brien, who joined the staff at MAHHC in 2015, is a 2012 graduate of Franklin Pierce University in Lebanon... Read More
November 14, 2016
Recently, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) recognized 38 employees who have collectively served the Hospital for more than 550 years. Staff members were honored at a special Employee Service Awards dinner in the Hospital’s café, where MAHHC Interim President Gay... Read More