New Ambulatory Surgery Center and Expanded Medical Office Space Opens at D-H Manchester

Nearly two years after breaking ground on a state-of-the-art Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC), Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH) celebrated the opening of the addition at the 100 Hitchcock Way D-H Manchester clinic on Tuesday, May 18, 2021. “This expansion of our Dartmouth-Hitchcock Manchester facility allows us to provide patients in our community with high-quality, affordable care which…

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Partners with North Country Healthcare to Provide Critical Neonatal Care via Telemedicine

North Country Healthcare (NCH), a nonprofit affiliation of four medical facilities in New Hampshire’s White Mountains Region, will partner with Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) Connected Care and Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) to provide neonatal services to patients via telemedicine. Dartmouth-Hitchcock TeleICN (intensive care neonatology) provides around-the-clock real-time assessment and treatment recommendations through telemedicine. Using state-of-the art…

Amber Barnato, MD, MPH, MS, Named Director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice

Physician-researcher Amber Barnato, MD, MPH, MS, the Susan J. and Richard M. Levy Distinguished Professor in Health Care Delivery, has been named the new director of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice (TDI). The appointment was announced today by Duane Compton, PhD, dean of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, and…

D-H COVID-19 Update: What You Need to Know about the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration has endorsed Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use authorization. If approved, it will join the two-dose vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna currently on the market. In a new video update, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) Chief Quality Officer Michael S. Calderwood, MD, MPH, shares information about the efficacy…

Dartmouth-Hitchcock “Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19” Virtual Mental Health Series Segment

Lebanon, NH – Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (D-HH), which delivers care for a population of more than 1.9 million people across northern New England, will premiere the second segment of the “Heads Up: Coping through COVID-19” virtual roundtable series on Wednesday, February 24, at 4 pm on the Dartmouth-Hitchcock YouTube page. This segment, “Understanding the COVID Vaccine,” will focus…

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Launches New Postpartum Screening Program Amid COVID-19 to Combat Depression and Anxiety

During the COVID-19 pandemic, new mothers are more isolated than ever without the hands-on support of family and friends. Postpartum anxiety, depression and suicide risk are always a concern for new mothers, but the pandemic has increased their likelihood. Mothers are screened in the hospital after birth and again at their six-to-eight week postpartum OB/GYN…