Lawson’s Finest Liquids Donates $15,000 to CVHHH

We are thrilled to share that we recently received a $15,000 donation from Lawson’s Finest Liquids, in Waitsfield. Every two weeks, Lawson’s Finest founders Karen and Sean Lawson (pictured above) select one organization to receive guest donations through their charitable giving program. Lawson’s doesn’t pay its taproom and brewery staff...

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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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Mad River Rotary Grants $2,500 for Telemonitor Program

Thanks to our friends at the Mad River Valley Rotary for the generous donation of $2,500 to support our telehealth program. What are telemonitors? Telemonitors are easy-to-use, portable electronic devices installed in patients’ homes that provide daily prompts to measure and record vital signs. Information is transmitted to a nurse...

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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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Telemonitors: Enhancing High-Quality Care Delivery

For most of us, sending texts or emails from our phones has become the norm for personal and professional communication. Many of us also rely on hand-held devices to check our social-media accounts and pay bills. What if you could use your iPad or a similar tablet device to have...

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CVHHH Partners with Lawson’s Finest Liquids for Charitable Giving Program

We are excited to announce a partnership with Sean and Karen Lawson (pictured) of Lawson’s Finest Liquids, the Waitsfield, Vermont producer of world-famous craft beers, for a Charitable Giving Program in July. 100% of proceeds collected will benefit CVHHH. For the first two weeks of July, all guests to Lawson’s...

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L. Brown & Sons Printing Named Community Partner of the Year

Every year, CVHHH recognizes an individual or local business that goes above and beyond to give back to this community. This year, we selected L. Brown & Sons Printing in Barre. Larry Brown, pictured left with President & CEO Sandy Rousse, founded L. Brown & Sons Printing in his garage...

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A Day in the Life of a PCA

The first thing Carol Patterson does when she arrives at Carolyn Fernandez’s home is to go upstairs and check on Carolyn. Most of the time she brings Carolyn a cup of coffee and the two sit and chat. Carol is a Personal Care Attendant (PCA) for CVHHH, and Mrs. Fernandez...

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