UVM Medical Center takes cautious steps to restore services after cyberattack

Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine The University of Vermont Health Network said in a statement today that it plans to begin restoring access this weekend to the Epic electronic health records system beyond the current “read only” status to all inpatient and ambulatory sites at UVM Medical Center. We are also working to restore Epic access to ambulatory sites at Central Vermont Medical Center (Berlin), Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (Plattsburgh, NY), and Porter Medical Center (Middlebury) as quickly as possible.

The process is likely to take several days. We will only be moving forward as long as each step is achieved successfully, and patient safety and quality can be assured.

We know the past few weeks have been extremely difficult ones – for patients as well as employees. This major step forward...

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