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NMC opens new ENT

Related Company: Northwestern Medical Center, Inc Dr. Kahren Aydinyan and Stephanie Maloney, Au.D., (in center) are pictured here with the staff of Northwestern Ear, Nose and Throat and the team who helped launch the new practice. ENT began seeing patients Monday, August 13 in their Doctors Office C […]

Southern Vermont Wellness brings cannabis pain relief to Middlebury

Vermont Business Magazine Middle Vermont medical cannabis patients now have additional access to alternative pain relief with the opening of Southern Vermont Wellness’ (SVW) first satellite location  at 1641 Rt. 7 South in Middlebury. The new dispensary has ample parking and is patient comfort focus […]

PAI: Jobs inch up and low-income parents get a boost

Public Assets Institute Vermont lost 2,200 jobs in July, although it still had 5,000 more jobs than before the recession. The average number of nonfarm payroll jobs in 2017 was 1.8 percent higher than in 2007, the previous peak, and only 4 percent higher than the peak before the 2001 recession. Verm […]

Faculty union says Vermont State College contract negotiations reach impasse

Related Company: Vermont State CollegesVermont Business Magazine After a five-month contract bargaining process, the Vermont State College Faculty Federation (the union representing faculty at the Vermont State Colleges) and the administration of the VSC System have reached impasse in our negotiatio […]

GW Plastics wins Business Growth Award and workforce development grants

Related Company: GW Plastics IncGW Plastics School of Tech. Courtesy photos. Vermont Business Magazine Global plastic and silicone injection molder and contract manufacturer GW Plastics, based in Bethel, has won the 2018 Vermont Business Growth Award and two workforce development training grants wor […]

New hospital wage proposal calls for 15 percent increase over three years

Related Company: The University of Vermont Medical CenterVermont Business Magazine The UVM Medical Center released the terms of its latest contract proposal to the Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals Saturday night. The two sides met Saturday and exchanged informal proposals. Durin […]

Do you think you were 'crazier' than today’s college kids? Fuse says probably

Related Company: Fuse LLC Vermont Business Magazine Except for texting and driving, today's college students are engaging in fewer risky behaviors. Fuse, the independent teen and young adult marketing agency based in Burlington, is often asked about trends that brands might capitalize on to reach th […]

July 2018 News in Brief

UVMMC nurses go on strike in historic action The University of Vermont Medical Center nurses went on a 48-hour strike starting July 12 at 7 am. This is the first nurses' strike in the hospital's history. The 1,800 nurses went back to work without a contract pending further action. The two sides have […]

Hospital and nurses to resume contract talks Saturday

Related Company: The University of Vermont Medical CenterVermont Business Magazine The UVM Medical Center and Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals have agreed to meet on Saturday afternoon to continue bargaining to reach a new contract, the hospital announced Friday. “We made good p […]

Kniffin to step down as president of Porter Medical Center

Related Company: Porter Medical Center, IncVermont Business Magazine UVM Health Network Porter Medical Center Board Chair Maureen McLaughlin announced today that Porter’s President, Dr Fred Kniffin, will step down from his leadership role of the Middlebury hospital next spring. The search for a new […]