University of Vermont Medical Center

University of Vermont Health Network begins offering Genomic DNA Testing

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 10:59pm

BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Vermont Health Network has begun a pilot project to offer Genomic DNA Testing to patients as part of their clinical care.

Key Points: 
  • BURLINGTON, Vt., Nov. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Vermont Health Network has begun a pilot project to offer Genomic DNA Testing to patients as part of their clinical care.
  • The UVM Health Network is offering the Genomic DNA Test as part of clinical care, but health and genomic data can also help researchers learn more about health and disease.
  • LunaDNA provides patients with the opportunity to share their genomic and electronic health record information to advance health and disease management research.
  • The University of Vermont Health Network is an academic health system comprised of six affiliate hospitals, a multi-specialty medical group, and a home health agency.

Loopback Analytics and The University of Vermont Medical Center Partner on Specialty Pharmacy to Improve Patient Outcomes

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 2:03pm

By effectively monitoring and managing patient data, health networks are uniquely positioned to improve the safety and clinical efficacy of these complex specialty medications.

Key Points: 
  • By effectively monitoring and managing patient data, health networks are uniquely positioned to improve the safety and clinical efficacy of these complex specialty medications.
  • Through its partnership with Loopback Analytics, the UVM Medical Center aims to improve medication adherence and reduce total cost of care.
  • Using Loopback Analytics' portfolio of Pharmacy Solutions that include data integration and analytics, the UVM Medical Center can more effectively identify and manage at-risk patients, help pharmacy technicians prioritize visits with them, and improve clinical outcomes related to specialty medications.
  • The University of Vermont Medical Center is a 447-bed tertiary care regional referral center providing advanced care to approximately 1 million residents in Vermont and northern New York.