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…