A ‘Good Death’ with Hospice

In honor of National Hospice and Palliative Care Month this November we would like to share a story from David and Linda Abbott of Montpelier. Linda, a Masters prepared nurse who once worked for CVHHH, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 2012. She died while receiving Hospice Care from CVHHH earlier...

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Record Year for 18th Annual Seasons of Life

In its 18th year, Seasons of Life, Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice’s largest annual fundraiser, fashion show, dinner, and live auction, brought in over $60,000 in net proceeds to support CVHHH programs and services. “I want to recognize, and thank, all of our generous sponsors and guests who helped...

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Seasons of Life Tickets On Sale

Join us Friday, October 13, 2017 in the beautiful Governors’ Ballroom at the Capitol Plaza in Montpelier. Social Hour begins at 6:00 pm. The Fashion Show and Live Auction start at 7:00 pm.     This year’s event will feature: WCAX’s Melissa Sheketoff and Alexandra Montgomery as event emcees. Silent...

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Betsy Cody Named Above & Beyond Winner for August

We are pleased to announce that Betsy Cody has been named Above & Beyond winner for August. CVHHH gives out the Award monthly to celebrate the outstanding work of one employee on behalf of CVHHH staff, the agency, or the central Vermont community. Betsy was nominated by a number of...

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Nurses Angie Demasi and Shelby Lunn to Oversee Clinical Home Care Teams

Angie Demasi, RN, and Shelby Lunn, RN, WCC, have been named Interdisciplinary Clinical Team Managers. Together, Angie and Shelby oversee about 30 visiting home care clinicians who care for residents in the 23 communities CVHHH serves. Home care staff are divided into two teams—based on geography—made up of Registered Nurses,...

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WCAX Anchors Melissa Sheketoff & Alexandra Montgomery to Emcee Seasons of Life

Melissa Sheketoff and Alexandra Montgomery, co-anchors of The Channel 3 Morning News on WCAX, Vermont’s CBS affiliate, will emcee Central Vermont Home Health & Hospice’s annual Seasons of Life Fashion Show, Friday, October 13. Seasons of Life, CVHHH’s largest annual event and fundraiser, celebrates 18 years in 2017 with a...

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Seven CVHHH Clinicians Achieve OASIS COS-C Designation

We’d like to recognize the following clinicians for achieving the OASIS COS-C Designation. Becky McClung, MSN, RN, Chief Quality Officer Sara McCloud, RN, Quality Manager Angie DeMasi, RN, Interdisciplinary Clinical Team Manager Karla Wilmott, RN, Clinical Quality Nurse Ashley LaFirira, RN Diane Tulloch, RN Janet Hahn, RN OASIS, which stands...

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Why I Work as a Personal Care Attendant

Meet Cheyenne Smith. She is working as a Personal Care Attendant and studying to be a Speech Language Pathologist. Here’s Cheyenne’s story. Cheyenne grew up in the Calais area and graduated from U-32 High School. When her mother was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Cheyenne knew that she wanted to pursue...

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Lisel Krezinski Named Above & Beyond Winner for July

We are pleased to announce that Lisel Krezinski, LICSW, has been named Above & Beyond winner for July. CVHHH gives out the Award monthly to celebrate the outstanding work of one employee on behalf of CVHHH staff, the agency, or the central Vermont community. Lisel was nominated by several of...

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