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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Increases Minimum Wage to $17 per Hour

Responding to labor shortage, health system makes second major minimum wage adjustment in nine months

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Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19

D-HH Launches Third Installment of its Virtual Roundtable Series as Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic Continue

“Heads Up: Coping Through COVID-19” is a pre-recorded series of virtual conversations featuring D-HH mental health experts, community partners and other experts offering information and tips for people of all ages

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D-HH Chief Clinical Officer Edward J. Merrens, MD

D-HH Continues to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Health Care Landscape as COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On

National staffing crisis, pandemic resurgence have increased local impacts; health providers ask for understanding and patience as they make the best, difficult decisions to ensure excellent care

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D-HH Answers Questions about Third COVID-19 Vaccine Dose for Immunocompromised People

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the use of a third dose of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for immunocompromised people, with the third dose to be administered at least 28 days following the first two doses.

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CHaD update

CHaD Releases School Re-opening Guidance

As districts in New Hampshire and Vermont prepare to reopen schools for in-person learning in a few weeks, leadership from New Hampshire’s only children’s hospital, Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock has released recommendations for schools.

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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health to Require COVID-19 Vaccinations for Employees in Effort to Protect Health of Community

Effective September 30, 2021, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH) will require COVID-19 vaccination of employees as a condition of employment.

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Michael Calderwood, MD, MPH, chief quality officer at DHMC

D-H Infectious Disease Physician Provides Guidance on the COVID-19 Delta Variant

The Delta variant (B.1617.2), which originated in India, is now the dominant variant of COVID-19 in the United States, and is more transmissible than the original virus.

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Video: what to expect when visiting Cheshire Medical Center

We’re safe and here to care for you. Watch how we keep patients safe and what to expect at your in-person appointment.

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