Home Health agency acquires Medicine Chest

MIDDLEBURY — While the Marble Works Pharmacy closed on short notice at the beginning of September leaving customers scrambling, a companion business that shared a front door and provided essential medical equipment and other services will stay open. Addison County Home Health and Hospice (ACHHH) on Wednesday announced that it had completed its purchase of the Medicine Chest, a well-known Middlebury business with deep roots in the Addison County community. “With the assistance of our all-volunteer board of d … (read more)

Local pharmacy closures point to a larger trend

ADDISON COUNTY — The sudden Aug. 31 closure of the Marble Works Pharmacies in Bristol, Middlebury and Vergennes, and the transfer of patient information to local Walgreens pharmacies, has generated public outcry and may have violated state regulations. An … (read more)

Addison County Home Health and Hospice negotiating to acquire Medicine Chest

MIDDLEBURY — It used to be that during business hours customers could pass freely back and forth between the Marble Works Pharmacy in Middlebury’s Marble Works complex and the adjacent Medicine Chest, a business that rents and sells home healthcare equipm … (read more)

Three Marble Works Pharmacies in county are closing

ADDISON COUNTY — The Marble Works Pharmacies in Middlebury, Vergennes and Bristol will all close their doors on Aug. 31, according to a brief notification sent to its business partners on Monday, Aug. 24. The pharmacies are transferring customer prescript … (read more)

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