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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Increases Minimum Wage to $17 per Hour

Responding to labor shortage, health system makes second major minimum wage adjustment in nine months

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Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19

D-HH Launches Third Installment of its Virtual Roundtable Series as Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic Continue

“Heads Up: Coping Through COVID-19” is a pre-recorded series of virtual conversations featuring D-HH mental health experts, community partners and other experts offering information and tips for people of all ages

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D-HH Chief Clinical Officer Edward J. Merrens, MD

D-HH Continues to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Health Care Landscape as COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On

National staffing crisis, pandemic resurgence have increased local impacts; health providers ask for understanding and patience as they make the best, difficult decisions to ensure excellent care

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AORN Go Clear Award Surgical Smoke-Free Recognition Program Gold Level

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Earns National Recognition for Safety in Surgery

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) announced today that it has earned the Go Clear Award for its achievement in eliminating hazardous smoke from its surgical procedures.

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D-HH Answers Questions about Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised People

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the use of a third dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people, with the third dose to be administered at least 28 days following the first two doses.

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CHaD update

CHaD Releases School Re-opening Guidance

As districts in New Hampshire and Vermont prepare to reopen schools for in-person learning in a few weeks, leadership from New Hampshire’s only children’s hospital, Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock has released recommendations for schools.

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health to Require COVID-19 Vaccinations for Employees in Effort to Protect Health of Community

Effective September 30, 2021, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH) will require COVID-19 vaccination of employees as a condition of employment.

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Michael Calderwood, MD, MPH, chief quality officer at DHMC

D-H Infectious Disease Physician Provides Guidance on the COVID-19 Delta Variant

The Delta variant (B.1617.2), which originated in India, is now the dominant variant of COVID-19 in the United States, and is more transmissible than the original virus.

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Information About COVID-19

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center provides information and ongoing updates on COVID-19 policies and protocols.

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This year's DAISY Award and P.E.T.A.L.S. Awards winners at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center.

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center Names 2021 DAISY and P.E.T.A.L.S. Award Winners as Part of Nurses Month Celebration

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center's (MAHHC) celebration of its nursing staff during National Nurses Month in May includes DAISY Awards and P.E.T.A.L.S. Awards to deserving nurses, starting this year.

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