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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 "Can I Reduce My Risk for High Blood Pressure? Click here for Jill's answer.

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News & Updates

Work is scheduled to begin this week on NMC’s project to relocate Crest Road which provides access to the hospital, Doctor’s Office Commons, and Cobblestone Health Commons. This project will provide greater access to parking in close proximity to the main entrance to the hospital, increase parking, improve pedestrian and traffic safety throughout campus, and improve the overall look and feel of the campus through lighting upgrades and landscaping.

Mark your calendars for Friday, June 19 - the date of this year's Community Partners Classic Golf Tournament at the Champlain Country Club. Again this year, we'll host morning and afternoon flights of golf, lunch under the tent, hole-in-one opportunities, prize, snacks and drinks on the course and much more.

Thank you to our supporting sponsors who include Peoples Trust company, AN Deringer and Hackett Valine & MacDonald. Online registration opens April 1. Call 802-527-7418 to learn about sponsorship opportunities or for any other information.

Northwestern Medical Center’s Laboratory and Respiratory Therapy programs have been awarded accreditation by the Commission on Laboratory Accreditation of the College of American Pathologists (CAP), based on the results of an on-site inspection in October.

Northwestern Medical Center is pleased to announce that Dr. William Roberts of Northwestern Comprehensive Pain recently passed a certification exam of the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). Dr. Roberts is the Medical Director of NMC’s Northwestern Comprehensive Pain Management.

Registration is now open for the 24th annual Bowl-at-hon to benefit Northwestern Medical Center’s Jim Bashaw Cancer & Catastrophic Illness Fund. The striking event will be held on Saturday, March 14 at Dairy Center Bowling Alley in Enosburg, featuring two sessions of bowling, one in the afternoon and one in the early evening.