Fletcher Allen Health Care http://wamc.org en VT's Fletcher Allen Terminates 35 Nurse Contracts http://wamc.org/post/vts-fletcher-allen-terminates-35-nurse-contracts <p></p><p></p><p>The Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals is beginning a grievance process because Fletcher Allen Health Care terminated contacts for 35 per diem nurses over the phone. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85299 at http://wamc.org VT's Fletcher Allen Terminates 35 Nurse Contracts VT's Largest Hospital To Change Trustee Structure http://wamc.org/post/vts-largest-hospital-change-trustee-structure <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont's largest hospital is reducing the numbers of trustees that governs its operation. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 04:15:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 81769 at http://wamc.org VT's Largest Hospital To Change Trustee Structure VT Hospital Saving Lives By Preventing Infections http://wamc.org/post/vt-hospital-saving-lives-preventing-infections <p></p><p></p><p>Health care providers at Vermont's largest hospital have developed techniques that reduce the number of potentially fatal infections that a generation ago were considered an inevitable byproduct of treating acutely ill patients. Sun, 29 Dec 2013 01:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 80757 at http://wamc.org VT Hospital Saving Lives By Preventing Infections Fletcher Allen Seeks 4.9 Percent Budget Increase http://wamc.org/post/fletcher-allen-seeks-49-percent-budget-increase <p>Vermont's largest hospital is seeking approval to increase its budget by nearly 5 percent.</p><p>The Burlington Free Press reports that Fletcher Allen Health Care wants to raise an additional $44 million next year to cover operating expenses and new health reform initiatives, add 282 full-time positions and begin planning for a new building.</p><p>The proposals have been submitted to the Green Mountain Care Board, which has set a 3 percent cap on the budget growth it allows for hospitals. Hearings are set for Aug. 27-29.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 12:01:55 +0000 Jaired Crofut 70722 at http://wamc.org Fletcher Allen Seeks 4.9 Percent Budget Increase Vermont's Largest Hospital Receives High Performance Ranking http://wamc.org/post/vermonts-largest-hospital-receives-high-performance-ranking <p></p><p></p><p>U.S. News and World Report has given a “High Performing” ranking to four specialty areas at Vermont’s largest hospital. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 01:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 69941 at http://wamc.org Vermont's Largest Hospital Receives High Performance Ranking Vermont Hospital Now State's Largest Private Employer http://wamc.org/post/vermont-hospital-now-states-largest-private-employer <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont's largest hospital is now claiming the title of the state's largest private employer. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 00:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 68731 at http://wamc.org Vermont Hospital Now State's Largest Private Employer Vermont Court Says Man Can Sue Hospital for Blood Draw http://wamc.org/post/vermont-court-says-man-can-sue-hospital-blood-draw <p></p><p></p><p>The Vermont Supreme Court has ruled that a man who has multiple drunken driving convictions can sue the state's largest hospital for drawing his blood at the request of police. Sat, 18 May 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 64964 at http://wamc.org Vermont Court Says Man Can Sue Hospital for Blood Draw Hospital to Delay Aid-in-Dying Participation http://wamc.org/post/hospital-delay-aid-dying-participation <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont's largest hospital will put off implementing the state's new aid-in-dying law, at least for now. Sat, 18 May 2013 01:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 64963 at http://wamc.org Hospital to Delay Aid-in-Dying Participation Fletcher Allen Health Care Receives Largest Gift in its History http://wamc.org/post/fletcher-allen-health-care-receives-largest-gift-its-history <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont’s biggest medical center has received its largest gift in its history. Thu, 02 May 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 63747 at http://wamc.org Fletcher Allen Health Care Receives Largest Gift in its History Vermont Hospital Corporation Joins Forces with 2 NY Hospitals http://wamc.org/post/vermont-hospital-corporation-joins-forces-2-ny-hospitals <p></p><p>The corporate parents of two New York hospitals and two from Vermont are joining forces as part of a deal that officials say will improve health care services for patients at all four hospitals. Wed, 02 Jan 2013 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 54939 at http://wamc.org Vermont Hospital Corporation Joins Forces with 2 NY Hospitals