Dr. Mary Bender and Dr. Kimberly Aakre of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) were cited for a Special Achievement Award by the Vermont chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) at their 2017 District Awards Dinner in Burlington, Vermont. The award recognized the doctors’ work to create a special program to develop a system of support and care for mothers who are in recovery from opiate addiction and their young children. Nominated individuals must be members of the AAP.
Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) has announced that Jean Martaniuk has been selected by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) as the recipient of the 2017 HR Professional Award. Martaniuk, the MAHHC Human Resources Director, received the Award at the 2017 Annual Vermont Conference of the Society for Human Resource Management held at the Killington Grand Resort Hotel on September 28-29.
For the sixth year running, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) has received an Excellence in Worksite Wellness award from the Governor's Council of Physical Fitness & Sports and the Vermont Department of Health. This award recognizes MAHHC’s success in creating a workplace that promotes the health and wellness of its employees.
Paul V. Calandrella, Chief Operating Officer of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders.
Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) has received a grant of $5,000 from the Mascoma Savings Bank Foundation in support of the Windsor Connection Resource Center (WCRC). The grant will be used to help further the work of the WCRC’s “PATCH” team – a local network of health care providers and social services agencies.
Who better understands the needs of a busy community hospital than the caregivers and staff who work there? That’s the whole idea behind the Employee Giving Fund (EGF) at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center. Each year, employees of the Hospital join together to help fund new equipment purchases and support special programs to improve patient care or employee performance. EGF grants also support special needs at Ottauquechee Health Center (OHC) and requests from other affiliated programs of the Hospital.
WINDSOR, VT – The Mt. Ascutney Prevention Partnership (MAPP), a prevention coalition based at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, was recently awarded a $45,000 grant from The Fanny Holt Ames and Edna Louise Holt Fund. The Fund was created to provide support to not-for-profit organizations serving the health and medical needs of individuals living in communities surrounding Grafton, Vermont.
WINDSOR, VT— Jill Lord, RN, MS, Chief Nursing Officer and Director of Patient Care Services at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC), has been named the Vermont Medical Society’s Citizen of the Year for 2014. The award is given annually to a non-physician resident of Vermont who has made significant contributions to the health of Vermonters.
WINDSOR, VT—The Valley Business Journal concluded its annual “Best of the Best” Reader’s Choice Awards, with Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center’s (MAHHC) Maggie Moore, winning the most votes in the category of “Best Nurse” in the Upper Valley region of Vermont/New Hampshire.
WINDSOR, VT – Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center’s (MAHHC) Rehabilitation Unit has earned the highest degree of recognition a medical center can receive by achieving Three-Year Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). The Hospital was recognized for their high level of quality care and patient centered acute care rehabilitation treatment and is the only facility in the Northern New England to achieve this level of accreditation.