Welcome to Northwestern Medical Center

We are your community hospital, a vibrant, not-for-profit, primary care hospital operating at the top of Fairfield Street in St. Albans, Vermont with satellite offices and provider practices throughout Franklin County. We have much to offer and hope you will find our website helpful in learning more about us.  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. With our patient-centered and family-like atmosphere, we strive to make your time spent with us exceptional.

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This week's question:
Is Hand Washing Vital in Infection Control?
Yes. As simple as it sounds, proper hand washing is a crucial step in infection control, both within the hospital setting and at home. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says, “Regular handwashing, particularly before and after certain activities, is
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