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Welcome to Northwestern

Northwestern Medical Center is a vibrant, not-for-profit, primary care hospital. We are nestled at the top of Fairfield Street in St. Albans, Vermont with satellites and provider practices elsewhere in Franklin County. Our size brings a family feel to our organization, and we pride ourselves on bringing a broad range of high-tech medical equipment & services to our region. Thanks to that balance and the incredible care provided by our staff we have earned national Avatar awards in six consecutive years for overall patient satisfaction! Learn more about Northwestern.


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What's Happening in Health Care?

Jill BowenTo help keep our community updated and informed, CEO Jill Berry Bowen has a weekly column in the St. Albans Messenger where she answers questions relating to health care. We post them here for online sharing and so you can browse through to see any you may have missed in the newspaper.

This week's question: "Have You Hugged Your Doctor or Advanced Practice Provider Today?"  Click here for Jill's answer.

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News & Updates

NMC’s Diagnostic Imaging Department recently received ACR accreditation for its Magnetic Resonance Imaging program --- a medical imaging procedure that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of the body’s organs and structures.  This adds to the department’s accreditations already received in CT, Mammography and Ultrasound. 

Attendees of this year’s Healthy Hearts on the Move event took important steps on a journey toward better health. Well over 100 community members and their families took part in the heart-healthy health fair, and used a Passport to document their own risk factors for heart disease, including information gained from free screenings and at informational booths.

Join staff from NMC at Healthy Hearts on the Move in Northwestern Vermont on February 9 and learn about how exercise and healthy eating can reduce your risks for heart disease. This year’s theme is inspiration: Encouraging people to find a reason to get moving on their personal health journey.

Northwestern Medical Center is pleased to announce that Kate Hibbert, an Occupational Therapist with Northwestern Rehab Services, has earned the distinction of Certified Hand Therapist (CHT).

The holiday spirit of generosity filled the Northwestern Medical Center main lobby this week as representatives from BFA and MVU’s powderpuff football teams gathered there to present the hospital with a donation to the Jim Bashaw Cancer & Catastrophic Illness Fund.