Connected Newsletter

Connected Newsletter

In this Issue:

01. Interview with Dr. John Brumsted

02. Fletcher Allen Nurses Visit Rwanda

03. Community Rounds Blog by Kim DuBrul: Observing Beauty & Excellence

04. Fletcher Allen 2013 Highlights of the Year Publication

Winter 2014

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Fletcher Allen's CEO Reflects on 2013 and Looks Ahead to 2014

For John Brumsted, M.D., President and CEO of Fletcher Allen Health Care and Fletcher Allen Partners, a significant highlight of the year 2013 was being named one of the top ten academic medical centers in the U.S. But he’s less focused on being an award-winner, and much more intent on talking about the accomplishments that the award recognizes, and the journey to reach this high level of achievement. 

Save the Date! March 20th - Fletcher Allen's Annual Meeting Arrives with Spring!

Join us on the first day of spring for Fletcher Allen’s Annual Meeting for Community Stakeholders: Thursday, March 20 – 5:30 – 7:30 pm, in the Ambulatory Care Center lobby on our Medical Center Campus in Burlington. Mark your calendar. Details to follow. 


In this Issue:

01. Remembering Bev Rutherford, Former Director of Public Relations at Fletcher Allen

02. Fletcher Allen Receives Approval to Replace Mother-Baby Unit

03. Q&A with National Award-Winner Dr. Polly Parsons

Fall 2013

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Fletcher Allen Receives Approval to Replace Mother-Baby Unit

The Green Mountain Care Board (GMCB) has approved Fletcher Allen Health Care’s Certificate of Need (CON) application to move its existing Mother and Baby Unit, currently located on the fifth floor of the Shepardson Building, to renovated space on seventh floor of the Baird Building – both located on Fletcher Allen’s Medical Center Campus in Burlington. 



In this Issue:

01. Statewide ACO Receives Approval

02. Frederick C. Binter Parkinsons Disease Center Debuts

03. Milton Family Practice to Use Solar Panels

04. Team Approach at Colchester Family Practice

05. Dr. Schapiro and Dr. Adams Named to Leadership Roles

06. Grateful Patient Honors Dr. Frank Ittleman with $1M

07. New ICU Waiting Area Opens

08. Transforming Elder Care in the Hospital

09. Two New Trustees Join Fletcher Allen Board

10. Sister Irene Duchesneau Receives Leahy Award

11. CEO Blog - Reflections on the Meaning of Community

12. FACES Profile

Spring 2013

Frederick C. Binter Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center Debuts Binter









Funded by a $2 million gift from former Fletcher Allen Neurosurgeon Nancy Binter, MD, and her Husband, Bela Ratkovits, MD, a multidisciplinary center for the treatment of Parkinson's Disease and other movement disorders will debut in 2013.

CEO Blog - Reflections on the Meaning of Community

President and CEO of Fletcher Allen, John R. Brumsted, MD talks about what community means here in Vermont. Find out more.ow to read Fletcher Allen Highlights of the Year 2012 in an interactive format.



In this Issue:

01. Fletcher Allen Partners Welcomes New York Hospitals

02. Achieving a Sustainable Health Care Future

03. Community Rounds Intern Kevin Owens Blog

04. James Needle Breast Biopsy Study

05. Infection Prevention Update

06. Honors & Awards

07. ONE Patient Story

08. FACES Profile

Winter 2012

Save the Date – Fletcher Allen's Annual Meeting, February 21, 2013 Annual Meeting









Please save the date for Fletcher Allen’s Annual Community Stakeholders Meeting – Thursday, February 21, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at the Medical Center Campus in Burlington.  Join your friends and colleagues in the community as Fletcher Allen holds its 2013 Annual Meeting in the East Atrium of the Ambulatory Care Center.

Read About Fletcher Allen’s 2012 Achievements

Click on the image below to read Fletcher Allen Highlights of the Year 2012 in an interactive format.


In this Issue:

01. Achieving a Sustainable Health Care Future

02. Fletcher Allen Ranks in Top 20 in UHC Quality Study

03. Fletcher Allen Named Best Regional Hospital

04. A Conversation with Brian Boardman

05. Community Rounds Participant Shares Experience in Blog

06. Fletcher Allen Partners Update

07. Fletcher Allen Participates in National Blood Pressure Study

08. Main Street Café Opens at Medical Center Campus

09. CEO Blog: Giving Credit Where Credit is Due

10. Telling Our Story: Fletcher Allen Launches Campaign

11. FACES Profile

Fall 2012

Achieving a Sustainable Health Care FutureOwners Rockville Market Farm

Delivering Value to Vermonters

Is high-quality health care that’s also affordable just a dream?  Not in Vermont. 

Please join us on October 24 as Fletcher Allen brings together leaders from the hospital community, business community and representatives from state government to discuss new ways to deliver high-quality, affordable health care to Vermonters. 

Fletcher Allen CEO Dr. John Brumsted, Central Vermont Medical Center CEO Judy Tartaglia, Tom Huebner, CEO of Rutland Regional Medical Center, Dartmouth Hitchcock Executive VP Steve LeBlanc, Green Mountain Care Board member Al Gobeille, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont CEO Don George and Mitch Fleischer, CEO of the Fleischer Jacobs Group are among the experts who will address the opportunities and challenges facing the nation – and how we in Vermont are taking a leadership role in today’s dynamic health care environment. 

Dan Dubonnet, General Manager, Hall Communications, is the moderator for the event.  

Learn More

If you would like to learn more, please contact Sharon Bracey at 802.847-0920, or

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