U.S. News & World Report
2020-21 Best Nursing Home – Short-Term Rehabilitation
CVMC Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing earned Best Nursing Homes status by achieving a rating of “High Performing,” the highest possible rating, for Short-Term Rehabilitation. U.S. News gives the designation of Best Nursing Home only to those homes that satisfy U.S. News’s assessment of the appropriate use of key services and consistent performance in quality measures.
NRHA Top 20 Rural Community Hospital
Central Vermont Medical Center named one of the nation’s Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals by the National Rural Health Association (NRHA). Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals are those achieving success in overall performance based on a composite rating from eight indicators of strength — inpatient market share, outpatient market share, quality, outcomes, patient perspectives, costs, charges and financial stability.
Green Mountain United Way’s 2018 Community Impact Award
CVMC received Green Mountain United Way’s 2018 Community Impact Award for our role with the Working Bridges program and Vermont’s THRIVE initiative. Both aim to improve the lives of those in our community.
Governor’s Excellence in Worksite Wellness Award
2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015
For the fourth year running, The University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) earned the Governor’s Excellence in Worksite Wellness Award, highlighting efforts to promote employee health. Members of CVMC’s Wellness Committee accepted the award from Gov. Phil Scott and the Vermont Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports at March 23’s Worksite Wellness Conference in Burlington. The award recognizes Vermont employers who have made healthy behaviors a priority.
CVHHH's 2018 Community Partner of the Year
We're proud to collaborate with Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice (CVHHH) and be named its 2018 Community Partner of the Year "in recognition of outstanding and long-term support of CVHHH's mission in the service of the residents of central Vermont." We're honored to work beside the team at CVHHH in providing central Vermonters with exceptional care on every step of the journey.
Michael Feulner Award
2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016
Gov. Phil Scott and Health Commissioner Mark Levine MD, presented CVMC with the Michael Feulner Award. The award acknowledges the organization with the greatest number of Corporate Cup walkers and runners — an incredible 525 for us this year!
iVantage Health Top U.S. Rural & Community Hospital
2018 | 2017 | 2016
Central Vermont Medical Center was named a 2016 “Top U.S. Rural & Community Hospital” by iVantage Health Analytics. The award compares hospitals nationally across a continuum of financial, value based and market driven indicators. It includes measurements from “nine pillars” of hospital strength: inpatient share ranking, outpatient share ranking, population risk, cost, charge, quality, outcomes, patient perspectives and financial stability.
Becker’s "100 Great Community Hospitals"
2018 | 2017 | 2016
Central Vermont Medical Center was named to Becker's “100 Great Community Hospitals” list for two years in a row. The monthly publication is the pre-eminent source of cutting-edge business and legal information for health care industry leaders.
Primary Care Practices Recognized for High Child and Teen Immunization Rates
CVMC Pediatric Primary Care - Barre, CVMC Family Medicine - Waterbury, and Green Mountain Family Practice were among 25 primary care practices in Vermont have been recognized by the Vermont Department of Health for high child and/or teen immunization rates in 2017.
Times Argus Best of Best
Best of the Best 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012
In the annual survey conducted by the Times Argus, readers voted CVMC the Best Hospital for the fifth year in a row. In 2015 and 2016, CVMC also won the award for Best Place to Work.
Commission on Cancer Accreditation by the American College of Surgeons
2018 | 2015
The Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the Cancer Program at Central Vermont Medical Center. The Accreditation Program, a component of the CoC, sets quality-of-care standards for cancer programs and reviews the programs to ensure they conform to those standards. Accreditation by the CoC is given to those facilities that have voluntarily committed to providing the highest level of quality cancer care and that have undergone a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.
EPA’s Official ENERGY STAR Certification
Central Vermont Medical Center earned the EPA’s official ENERGY STAR certification, which means our facility performs in the top 25 percent of all hospitals nationwide for energy efficiency.
Accredited by the Joint Commission for a Three Year Accreditation Cycle
Central Vermont Hospital and the Central Vermont Medical Group Practices were accredited by the Joint Commission in January 2019 for a three year accreditation cycle. Joint Commission Accreditation is the equivalent of the Good Housekeeping “Seal of Approval” for medical centers. The Joint Commission evaluates the quality and safety of care provided by health care organizations. Participating in the Joint Commission accreditations process is one measure of how CVMC continuously strives to improve the safety and quality of care provided to its patients.
Governor Shumlin Recognizes CVMC for 2015 Environmental Excellence Award
Governor Peter Shumlin and Agency of Natural Resources Secretary, Deb Markowitz, recognized Central Vermont Medical Center as one of 13 recipients of the 2015 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence.
NEEP Recognizes CVMC as 2015 Northeast Business Leader for Energy Efficiency
Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP) has chosen UVM Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center as a 2015 ‘Northeast Business Leader for Energy Efficiency’ for its efforts to foster the economy and protect the environment via its commitment to energy efficiency. Learn more.
The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) Care Award
In 2015, CVMC's Center for Breastfeeding received the IBCLC Care Award from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and the International Consultant Association (ILCA). This awar is part of a global recognition program for excellence demonstrated in staffing International Board Certified Lactation Consultants as part of the maternal–child health care team and for conducting breastfeeding activities, promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding.