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Work Among The Nation’s Best for Cardiac Care
We advance the cardiovascular health of the population we serve through research, education, clinical practice and community partnerships, providing each person the best care, in the right place, at the right time, every time.
The Heart Failure Program has been designated as “High-Performing” by U.S.News & World Report and recognized for having among the lowest readmission rates.
To achieve the healthiest population possible, leading the effort to reduce the burden of cardiovascular illness while transforming the delivery of health care in our region and setting the standard for our nation.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Heart and Vascular Center offers a wide range of heart and vascular services at multiple locations throughout New Hampshire. The Center is comprised of the following sections:
Throughout Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Dartmouth College, scientists and physicians work in partnership with volunteers from the community to develop new treatments at the cutting edge of medical practice.
A clinical trial is a research study in which people can participate. The purpose of a clinical trial is to study the effectiveness of a treatment, medication, experimental drug, or device.
Dr. Richard Powell is the principal investigator for a national study looking at the use of a patient’s own stem cells in the treatment of advanced lower-limb peripheral artery disease.
A recently completed project at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) has shown how process improvement techniques normally seen [...]
Meet Our Team
Our team loves where they work! Employees who join our HVC team find themselves staying for years, citing a wonderful lifestyle-work balance. This is really a unique place to practice some of the most sophisticated, cutting-edge nursing while living in a beautiful, safe and invigorating location.