RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

A collection of news and information related to Connecticut Children's Medical Center published by this site and its partners.

Top Connecticut Children's Medical Center Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Children's Hospital Plans Family Center

    Children's Hospital Plans Family Center
    The Connecticut Children's Medical Center will renovate part of its second floor this year to create a space where parents can learn about their child's medical condition and access support services. The new United Technologies Family Resource Center is...
  • Threats Have No Place In Cassandra C. Case

    Threats Have No Place In Cassandra C. Case
    I am troubled by the news that the Department of Children and Families and Connecticut Children's Medical Center have received threats over the forced chemotherapy treatment of Cassandra C. Although many of us disagree with DCF's position in the case,...
  • DCF Considering Group Home For Cassandra C. During Break in Chemotherapy

    DCF Considering Group Home For Cassandra C. During Break in Chemotherapy
    Cassandra C., the teenager battling the state over chemotherapy, is now between treatments and may leave Connecticut Children's Medical Center and go to a specialized group home to receive further medical care until the regimen resumes, the Department...
  • RHS RockaTHON raises $3,000 for Connecticut Children's Medical Center

    RHS RockaTHON raises $3,000 for Connecticut Children's Medical Center
    Having raised more than $3,000 for the Connecticut Children's Medical Center, the first RockaTHON at Rockville High School was a success, and organizer Ruth Hollm said the thanks goes to the volunteers from the RHS community. "Everyone is thanking me,...
  • Connecticut Supreme Court Upholds Ruling That State Can Force Chemotherapy On Teen

    Connecticut Supreme Court Upholds Ruling That State Can Force Chemotherapy On Teen
    HARTFORD — A Connecticut teenager will continue to receive chemotherapy against her will and her mother's wishes. In an oral ruling, the state Supreme Court unanimously found Thursday that the question of whether Cassandra C., 17, of Windsor...
  • Children's Hospital Gets $10M Extra From State, Raising Eyebrows

    A $10 million payment to Connecticut Children's Medical Center — approved Thursday without going through the legislature, and despite a state budget deficit — sparked questions about legal precedent and fairness. The $10 million approved by...
  • RockaThon event to benefit Children's Medical Center

    One Vernon family is hoping to "pay it forward" for help it received, by organizing an event to benefit the Connecticut Children's Medical Center. On Jan. 17, the first annual RockaThon will take place at Rockville High School. There will be games,...
  • Hospital Reports Of Surgical, Medication Errors Climb

    Hospital Reports Of Surgical, Medication Errors Climb
    Connecticut hospitals reported record numbers of errors in 2013, with large increases in the numbers of falls, medication mistakes and perforations during surgical procedures, a new state report shows. The report, covering 2013, marks the first time that...
  • Breastfeeding Rates On The Rise As Support Systems Expand

    Breastfeeding Rates On The Rise As Support Systems Expand
    Candid online posts describing the challenges of breastfeeding fill the Facebook page of Breastfeeding USA's Connecticut chapter. The daily stream of anecdotes, questions and comments alternate in tone from exasperated to celebratory. "Small victory for...
  • Warrant: New Britain Woman Accused In Infant's Death Dropped, Fell On Child While Drunk

    Warrant: New Britain Woman Accused In Infant's Death Dropped, Fell On Child While Drunk
    NEW BRITAIN — A 22-year-old woman facing a manslaughter charge in connection with the death of a friend's infant daughter told police she dropped the child and then fell on her while drunk at her friend's house, according to an arrest warrant...
  • Glastonbury Police Collecting Toys For Children Today

    Glastonbury Police Collecting Toys For Children Today
    GLASTONBURY — Members of the Glastonbury Police Department will be conducting two "Stuff-A-Cruiser" toy drives this afternoon. The first location will be at Over the Rainbow Toys located in the Griswold Mall at 2872 Main St. The second location...