Centers for Living and Rehabilitation Graduates Four New LNAs

July 14, 2017

BENNINGTON, VT—July 14, 2017—Centers for Living and Rehabilitation (CLR), a part of Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC), has graduated four new licensed nursing assistants (LNAs). Holly Buckley, Brian Cody, Laura Lampman, and Kourtnie Lamson finished the 3-week, 120-hour course on June 6 and passed their LNA examination on June 26.

All four graduates previously worked at CLR in the role of care assistant. As LNAs, they will gain valuable work experience with both long-term residents and medical-surgical patients. Buckley, Cody, and Lampman each want to complete registered nurse training. CLR offers generous tuition assistance and flexible schedules for staff pursuing advanced nursing degrees.

Image Caption: CLR’s recent LNA graduates Brian Cody, Kourtnie Lamson, and Holly Buckley

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About SVHC:
SVHC is an integrated health system serving Bennington and Windham Counties in Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties in New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. SVHC consists of Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), the Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center, and the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation in Bennington; SVMC Northshire Campus in Manchester, SVMC Deerfield Valley Campus in Wilmington, Mountain Medical at the base of Mount Snow in West Dover, SVMC Pownal Campus in Pownal, and the SVHC Foundation. SVMC’s multispecialty medical group is operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians and provides a wide range of primary and specialty care to the region. To learn more, visit For news and updates, follow

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