Southwestern Vermont Health Care
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Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) is a community-focused, nonprofit healthcare system. SVMC is a comprehensive health care system servicing Bennington and Windham Counties in Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties in New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, which is a top-rated hospital is located in less than an hour’s drive to Albany, New York, and Boston, New York City and Montreal are just three hours away.
Each year, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center serves more than 75,000 people and averages 500 births; 23,000 emergency room visits; 4,000 admissions and 150,000 outpatient visits each year. System wide, the organization has nearly 1,200 employees and 215 medical staff.
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) is one of only 43 hospitals worldwide to have achieved four consecutive designations as a Magnet® Center for Nursing Excellence. In 2017, SVMC received the Magnet Prize,™ an award for extraordinary innovation in nursing that is given to only one hospital in the world each year. In 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded SVMC its 5-Star Rating for quality, patient safety, and the patient experience. SVMC is the only 5-Star hospital in Vermont and only 6% of hospitals nationwide earn the mark.Life in Southern Vermont
Southern Vermont has it all: ski resorts, shopping, beautiful village greens, cozy inns, fall foliage, and a scattering of historic covered bridges. Local Ski areas include; Stratton, Bromley, Magic Mountain, and Mount Snow all of which offer winter activities and warm-weather fun for kids and families. Shopping venues run from intimate settings, like the Apple Barn in Bennington, to the high-end outlets of Manchester.
Vermont is a state known for its natural landscape, which is primarily forested. Thousands of acres of mountain terrain are crossed by hiking trails and skiing slopes. Among the many points of interest are the Green Mountain National Forest, Bennington Battle Monument, the Calvin Coolidge Homestead at Plymouth, and the Marble Exhibit in Proctor. Although Vermont is an inland state, it has beaches and water sports at Lake Champlain, along with many lakes, streams, and swimming holes. If quality of living, the beauty and recreation of four seasons and a warm, welcoming community are what you seek – not just living, but thriving in Vermont comes easily.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.