About The University of Vermont Health Network
The University of Vermont Health Network is an integrated health care system serving the residents of Vermont and northern New York with a shared mission: Working together, we improve people's lives. The partners include The University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont; Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone, New York; Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) in Barre, Vermont; Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) in Plattsburgh, New York; Elizabethtown Community Hospital in Elizabethtown, New York; Porter Medical Center in Middlebury, Vermont; and The University of Vermont Health Network - Medical Group.
This integrated health delivery system includes more than 1,000 physicians, more than 2,000 nurses and countless other health care professionals. Over the next several years, the UVM Health Network will carry out centralized activities for the benefit of patients of all the partner organizations, including:
Improving access to local care
Providing greater purchasing power
Enhancing information technology
Increasing academic opportunities for physicians
Engaging in regional strategic planning
Participating in joint quality and clinical initiatives
Working Together While Preserving Unique Identities
Under the affiliation, the UVM Medical Center, Alice Hyde Medical Center, Central Vermont Medical Center, Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital, Elizabethtown Community Hospital, and Porter Medical Center will remain separate free-standing hospitals with their own boards, management, workforce, licensure, medical staff and endowment. Strengthened by our academic connection to the University of Vermont, each of our affiliates remains committed to its local community by providing compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts.
Visit the UVM Health Network Website for more information.