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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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COVID-19 vaccine

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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The Center for Population Health team at Cheshire Medical Center

Q & A: What is Population Health and Why Does it Matter?

Inspired by Cheshire Medical Center’s early commitment to our community’s health, Shawn LaFrance now calls the Monadnock Region home.

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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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Mary Pierce, BSN, RN, infection preventionist, and Aalok Khole, MD, infectious diseases physician at Cheshire Medical Center.

Aalok Khole, MD, and Mary Pierce, BSN, RN, Receive Inaugural RISE Award

The RISE (Resolve, Integrity, Sacrifice, Exceptional Service) to the Occasion award recognizes individuals who stepped up in an extraordinary way during a crisis.

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Family Resource Counseling Helps with Insurance and Health Care Costs

If you're facing financial barriers to catching up on your kids' healthcare this summer, Ruth Abbott is in your corner and here to help.

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