CVHHH Celebrates Breastfeeding Awareness Month

This article appeared in the August 17th issue of the Times-Argus and is written by Katy Leffel, RN, CLC, Manager of our Maternal-Child Health program.  I have been the tearful mother, up alone in the dark, trying desperately to feed my newborn. I know the anxiety and frustration of a difficult...

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Julie Shevlin, Hospice & Palliative Care Team Member, Honored with Scholarship

Julie Shevlin, a registered nurse and member of CVHHH’s Hospice & Palliative Care team, was recognized at the annual Madison Deane award luncheon in Burlington for winning the Betsy Gardner Scholarship. This scholarship provides financial support for nurses to attend the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) annual...

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CVHHH Thanks its Nurses

In honor of National Nurses Week, CVHHH would like to acknowledge and celebrate our nursing staff. This includes the more than 75 registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and nurse practitioners who work in and out of our office. In partnership with their colleagues, and as part of an interdisciplinary team,...

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Celebrating Our Amazing Volunteers

Every year, CVHHH relies on the support of about 125 volunteers. Some people help out in our Berlin office with administrative tasks or by making patient survey phone calls. Others prefer to get involved in fundraising and events. About 30 of these volunteers choose to go through an extensive training...

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How to Eat to Improve Your Health

With the change of seasons just weeks away, we decided to do some early spring cleaning of our eating routines. We don’t mean dieting. We mean taking stock of what we eat and why we eat to optimize health, wellness, and energy. For guidance, we turned to Kate Bean, a...

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