Julie MacAdam wasn't able to exercise a year ago, and Elaine Basler couldn't walk more than 10 feet. When both were ready to make life changes, two DHMC health coaches helped empower them.
Thanks to a grant from D-H's Population Health Innovation Fund, individuals who frequently use the Emergency Department are being helped with their psychosocial needs by two Community Health Workers.
A free melanoma screening at the Hanover firehouse, held by the D-H Department of Dermatology in honor of the late Deputy Fire Chief Jeryl Frankenfield, uncovered a melanoma on one firefighter.
Sponsored by the VTDigger website and co-sponsored by Dartmouth-Hitchcock, a "VTDigger Dialogue" on May 18 drew a crowd of 200 to White River Junction for a discussion about Vermont's opioid crisis.
In their new book co-authors Dr. William Weeks and Dr. Jim Weinstein, make the case that to truly transform our health care system it must be more patient-centered.
A Q&A with Dr. Will Torrey, clinical champion of the D-H Substance Use and Mental Health Initiative, which was established last fall by the D-H Population Health Management Council.