Bradley Berryhill, MD Named 2021 Outstanding Clinician By Bill Ackerman on March 27, 2021 in Community Health News Bradley Berryhill, MD, Community Health’s Chief Medical Officer, has been awarded the 2021 Outstanding Clinician Award from the Bi-State Primary Care Association for his tireless dedication to patients, staff and colleagues. “Dr. Berryhill is a true warrior on the front lines and a Samaritan for our community,” said Community Health CEO Don Reuther. “No words could be more accurate. Thank you, Brad, and congratulations.” Dr. Berryhill led Community Health’s COVID-19 efforts with compassion and skill, setting a course for Vermont’s largest Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) to remain open and accessible to patients throughout the pandemic. In addition to overseeing clinical operations for the health network’s seven practice facilities, Dr. Berryhill serves as the medical director for three skilled nursing facilities and maintains a primary care practice. Dr. Berryhill joined the health care network in 2004 as medical director. A 1986 graduate of State University of New York Upstate, he completed his residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital Medical Center in Syracuse and received a master’s degree in health care policy and administration from Harvard University in 2006. Dr. Berryhill and other honorees for the Bi-State Primary Care Association awards were nominated by a jury of their peers for their “exceptional leadership and significant contribution to improving access to health care and food resources during the long first year of the COVID-19 pandemic.” A live virtual awards ceremony will be streamed on Bi-State’s website on May 19, 2021. Community Health is Vermont’s largest FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Center), a network of primary care, pediatric, behavioral health, dental and pharmacy services with offices in Rutland, Brandon, Castleton, West Pawlet and Shoreham. Community Dental offices are located in Rutland and Shoreham, Community Health Pediatrics is in Rutland and Behavioral Health services are available at all of our locations. Community Health Express Care centers, open seven days a week, are located at the Rutland and Castleton Community Health Centers. The mission of Community Health (Community Health Centers of the Rutland Region) is to improve the health and wellness of all people in the communities we serve by providing access to excellent medical and dental primary care regardless of any financial consideration.