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New FAHC maternity unit wins approval

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New moms are set to get some better rooms at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.

The Green Mountain Care Board OK'd plans to renovate and expand its maternity unit. The project is nearly $16 million.

It will add more space and private rooms for new moms and their families. The project also includes rooms for parents whose babies are still being treated.

A UVM-operated medical research center will move somewhere else on campus to accommodate the changes.

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