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Executive Order 01-20, Declaration of State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19 and National Guard Call-Out.

On Friday, March 14, 2020 Governor Phil Scott issued a Declaration of State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19 and National Guard...

March 15, 2020

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Older Vermonter News

Vermont Settles Allegations of Neglect and False Claims with Three Genesis Healthcare Nursing Homes

CONTACT:    Elizabeth Anderson, Director, Medicaid Fraud & Residential Abuse, 802-828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan today...

February 20, 2020

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Older Vermonter News

EPI Testifies in Support of Strengthening VT’s Long-Term Care Laws

Last week, EPI Chair Jamie Renner testified before the House Human Services Committee in support of H.635, a bill that would strength...

February 12, 2020

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Older Vermonter News

EPI Highlights Caregiver Hotlines

While caregivers are daily lifelines for so many older Vermonters, serving as a caregiver to a family member or loved one can be a...

January 15, 2020

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Consumer InformationOlder Vermonter NewsPress Releases

Top Scams of 2019 Released by Attorney General’s Office

Contact:  Lisa Jensen, Assistant Director, Consumer Assistance Program, 1-800-649-2424   In 2019, Vermonters filed 5,447 scam reports...

January 7, 2020

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Older Vermonter NewsPress Releases

Attorney General Donovan Settles with Former Manager of Spring Village Over Consumer Protection Violations

Contact: Jamie Renner, Assistant Attorney General, (802) 828-3171 Consumer Guide to Long-Term Care Facilities Launched Attorney General...

January 6, 2020

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Attorney General Donovan Opposes Proposed Cuts to Federal Food & Nutrition Benefits for Older Vermonters

Contact: Charity Clark, Chief of Staff, 802-828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan submitted comments in opposition to the Trump...

December 2, 2019

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Older Vermonters Act Working Group Submits Report to Legislature

Today the Older Vermonters Act Working Group, which included the AGO’s EPI as a member, submitted its final report to the legislature....

November 25, 2019

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EPI Joins VT Elder Abuse Research Advisory Group

Supported by a grant from the United States Department of Justice and Vermont Department of Public Safety, the Vermont-based Crime Research...

November 1, 2019

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Registered Nurse Charged with Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult & Obtaining a Regulated Drug by Deceit

CONTACT:  Elizabeth L. Anderson, Director, Medicaid Fraud and Residential Abuse Unit, (802) 828-3171 Attorney General T.J. Donovan...

October 1, 2019

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