A Message from Sandy Rousse to Central Vermont

Earlier this month, Teresa Voci, the Vice Chair of Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice’s (CVHHH) Board of Directors, wrote a letter to CVHHH’s staff on behalf of the full Board. In it, she wrote, “You were true heroes before this virus, and even more so now.” There couldn’t be...

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Meet Maureen

This is Maureen Dalton. Over a three-month period, Maureen became very sick. After contracting pneumonia, she developed fluid in her lungs, had to be induced into a coma, required a tracheotomy, and spent over 5 weeks in intensive care at three hospitals in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. Needless to...

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VNA Releases Summary Findings of Vermont Hospice Study

Our affiliate agency, the Visiting Nurse Association of Chittenden & Grand Isle Counties (VNA), recently released the summary of findings from the six-month-long Vermont Hospice Study. The study, commissioned by VNA’s Madison-Deane Initiative, explores more deeply why the hospice rate in Vermont is among the lowest in the nation. As...

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CVHHH One of 140 Hospices to Participate in Medicare Care Choices Model

Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice (CVHHH), one of the 10 not-for-profit Visiting Nurse Associations of Vermont, has been selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model (MCCM). The model provides Medicare beneficiaries who qualify for coverage under the Medicare Hospice Benefit and dually eligible beneficiaries who qualify for the Medicaid...

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Read: Summer 2015 Issue of Housecalls

Click on the image to view and download the Summer 2015 issue of Housecalls, our newsletter for the community and donors. In this issue A letter from Sandy Rousse, CEO, on how CVHHH is embracing new technology to provide better care for patients Introducing Derek Kouwenhoven, RN, our new Director of...

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