Grace Cottage Hosts ‘Healthier Living with Diabetes’ Group

TOWNSHEND–Grace Cottage Hospital will host a self-management workshop for those living with diabetes and for their caregivers on Tuesday mornings, Oct. 14-Nov. 18., from 9:30 a.m. to noon. The “Healthier Living with Diabetes” workshop is offered to the public free of charge, and is a collaboration between Grace Cottage, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, and the Vermont […]

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

To celebrate the importance of immunizations for a healthy start and throughout our lives, and to make sure children are protected with all the vaccines they need, the Vermont Department of Health is joining with partners nationwide in recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month. The week of August 3 – 9 will focus specifically […]

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Vermont Hospitals Highlight Cost Control in Budgets

Green Mountain Care Board Praises Historically Low Budget Growth Montpelier, Vt. — The Green Mountain Care Board today praised Vermont’s hospitals for preliminary budget submissions that achieve another historically low growth rate for the second consecutive year. These proposals reflect the commitment of Vermont’s hospitals to lead with effective reforms that slow health care spending […]

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Townshend small hospital hires new CEO By WCAX News

WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports- TOWNSHEND, Vt. -A familiar face is now holding the top spot at the Grace Cottage Hospital in Townshend. Former Agriculture secretary Roger Albee has served of the board at Grace Cottage for several years. Since the beginning of this year, he has been the acting interim CEO. At […]

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The Smart Commute Team Is Ready To Go!

Brattleboro Transportation Roundtable Signs on to the Way to Go! Commuter Challenge April 29, 2014 – Brattleboro, VT – When the eighth annual Way to Go! Commuter Challenge kicks off on May 12th, the Brattleboro Smart Commute team will be ready. Members of the Brattleboro Transportation Roundtable will participate with businesses, communities, and schools across […]

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New Appointments at Grace Cottage Hospital

TOWNSHEND – The Board of Trustees of Grace Cottage Hospital/Carlos G. Otis Health Care Center has announced the appointment of Roger Allbee to the position of Chief Executive Officer and Administrator, effective immediately. Allbee, who has been the Interim CEO since January, 2014, will oversee the operations of Grace Cottage Hospital/Carlos G. Otis Health Care […]

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Brattleboro Memorial Hospital & Grace Cottage Hospital

BRATTLEBORO – Since the spring of 2013, the Boards of Trustees of Brattleboro Memorial Hospital (BMH) and Grace Cottage Hospital (GCH) have engaged in discussions about how the two organizations might collaborate to jointly address the healthcare needs of patients in Windham County. This process included valuable input from patients, the public, and medical staffs […]

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Grace Cottage Takes Gold for Worksite Wellness

TOWNSHEND, Vt. — Grace Cottage Hospital Wellness Director Crystal Mansfield was in Burlington on March 27, receiving a Workplace Wellness Initiative Gold Level Award from the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. One of 91 businesses considered for this award, Grace Cottage was recognized for its success in promoting physical fitness and a healthy […]

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Free Tobacco Cessation Class at Grace Cottage

Ready to quit smoking? Grace Cottage Hospital’s “802Quits” tobacco cessation class can help. Free nicotine replacement products are available for any Vermont resident enrolled in this program. This free class will be held on six Tuesdays, May 6 to June 10, from 5:00-6:30 p.m., in the hospital’s Community Wellness Center, 133 Grafton Rd. (Rte. 35), […]

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Grace Cottage Connections Manage Your Health Online 24/7

Grace Cottage Connections is a secure  online resource that is personalized for you, so that you can stay current with  your healthcare information. Grace Cottage Connections provides you  with the ability to: Look at test results renew prescriptions view your medical records request provider appointments, and communicate with your physician and physician’s office when it’s convenient […]

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