News & Events
Save the Date: New Hospital Ethics Committee Member Training
Please save the date for a New Hospital Ethics Committee Member Training at Dartmouth Hitchcock on March 2, 2020.
VEN Ethics Survey Results
View the results of our Ethics Survey for Vermont & New Hampshire conducted in the summer of 2019.
To Die Well, We Must Talk About Death Before the End of Life (PBS NewsHour)
It’s a simple fact that 100 percent of us will die. Conversations about our future health care and what’s important to us — called advance care planning — have shown distinct benefits.
Webinar on Advance Care Planning: Considerations for Individuals with Dementia or Alzheimer’s
The Vermont Association of Area Agencies on Aging will be hosting a webinar on advance care planning considerations for individuals with Dementia or Alzheimer’s on Friday, November 15, 1pm-2pm. Facilitated by Cindy Bruzzese, MPA, MSB and Zail Berry, MD, MPH. Learn more and register.
TalkVermont Course Announced for December
Effective, empathic, and honest conversations between clinicians, patients, and families are the cornerstones of patient- and family-centered care. TalkVermont: Late Goals of Care is a one-day interactive course based on the national Vital Talk program, designed for practitioners who lead serious illness conversations with patients and families.
National Health Care Decisions Day & Vermont Advance Directive Week 2019
April 16th was National Health Care Decisions Day and April 14th – 19th was Vermont Advance Directive Week. Learn about what we accomplished statewide through a coordinated awareness effort.