Latest University of Vermont News

UVM Medical Center reopens inpatient rehab at Fanny Allen

Jan. 15, 2022 11:11 AM EST

COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — The University of Vermont Medical Center has reopened its inpatient rehabilitation facility at its Fanny Allen campus in Colchester after working more than a year to solve an air quality issue, the hospital said. The issue made some staff feel dizzy and...

422 staff at Vermont hospital out for COVID-related reasons

Jan. 13, 2022 11:48 AM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's largest hospital, the University of Vermont Medical Center, is operating under an emergency staffing plan because 422 staff members are out of work for COVID-19 related reasons. Staff will be sent “to areas of highest need,” the hospital said...

2021 climate assessment says Vermont getting warmer, wetter

Nov. 09, 2021 14:56 PM EST

A new climate assessment released Tuesday by a group of scientists from the University of Vermont says the state is getting warmer and wetter and the changes pose long-term challenges for the state. Vermont is expected to lose around 70 species of birds, while moose...