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UVM Public Health
What is Public Health?

By Jan Carney, M.D., M.P.H. The study of public health focuses on improving health in communities and populations. While clinical health professionals focus on prevention, diagnosis, and... Continue Reading

UVM Health Care Leadership
Health Care Reform: How Did We Get Here?

By Betty Rambur, R.N., Ph.D. Health care reform can be difficult to understand. But if you consider the history of health care coverage in the United States,... Continue Reading

UVM Public Health
Public Health Careers on the Rise

Health care is experiencing dramatic growth in the number of jobs. As the U.S. population ages, more health professionals are needed, especially in the field of public... Continue Reading

UVM Health Care Leadership
How Electronic Health Records Enhance Patient Care

By Julie Jones I was born during the Generation X years when personal computers first came out. We had Atari growing up and learned on Apple computers... Continue Reading