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.

Hartford Hospital

Hartford Hospital
A collection of news and information related to Hartford Hospital published by this site and its partners.

Top Hartford Hospital Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • How A Deadly Factory Explosion In 1854 Fueled The Creation Of City's First Hospital

    How A Deadly Factory Explosion In 1854 Fueled The Creation Of City's First Hospital
    On a March afternoon 160 years ago, a new steam boiler at the Fales & Gray Car Works near Hartford's riverfront welled with pressure until it blasted into shrapnel, demolishing much of the building. Workers were hurled through the air and crushed by...
  • ER Visits And Hospitalizations For Asthma On The Rise

    Ava Passley covered her nose and giggled as Dr. Jacob Hen walked into an examination room at his pediatric pulmonology office in Trumbull recently. Ava, 3, of Bridgeport, knows what to expect from a visit with Hen, having dealt with asthma since she was...
  • Newington Man Plans To Join Trip To Lobby In Fight Against Cancer

    NEWINGTON -- For Tom Boccaccio, cancer is deeply personal. Almost six years ago, his beloved wife Maureen died of adrenal cancer, a rare form of the disease that strikes the adrenal glands. "We were married for 45 years," said Boccaccio, fighting back...
  • Hartford HealthCare Launches Alliance With Leading NYC Cancer Center

    Hartford HealthCare Launches Alliance With Leading NYC Cancer Center
    HARTFORD — The alliance Hartford HealthCare announced a year ago with Memorial Sloan Kettering to tap into the leading New York cancer center's research and treatment capabilities is moving forward. The two health organizations announced Tuesday...
  • South Windsor police looking for witnesses of minivan vs. scooter accident

    On Tuesday, July 29, at 9:25 p.m., South Windsor police and fire department staff responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries near the intersection of Avery Street and Country View Drive. Responding officers located a motor vehicle that collided...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Do Our Genes Influence How We Respond To Exercise?

    Exercise has many health benefits. Yet, most people stop their exercise programs after they start them. What if your genes were holding you back? Scientists at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut are raising money through the...
  • Hartford HealthCare Eliminating 350 Jobs

    Hartford HealthCare, a statewide network of health care providers with 18,000 workers, is eliminating 350 jobs, the chief operating officer announced Monday. About 230 people will be leaving through layoffs, buyouts and retirements, and the rest of the...
  • The Hartford's Liam McGee Steps Down As CEO

    The Hartford's Liam McGee Steps Down As CEO
    The Hartford will have a new CEO in July as Liam E. McGee steps down amid health problems, the company announced Monday. McGee, 59, will remain as chairman of The Hartford Financial Services Group until the next annual shareholders' meeting. Christopher...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hospital Physicians Speak At Event Lauding Breastfeeding's Value

    Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) physicians took part in an Aug. 6 Hartford Hospital event aimed at helping raise awareness of breastfeeding's value and importance. The public event, which attracted families, included several speakers, among them...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's LIFE STAR Program Launches New Mobile App

    The LIFE STAR program at Hartford Hospital is disseminating information from new heights with its mobile application. LIFE STAR launched a new mobile app for rescue crews - but it can also function as a tool, resource, and informative brochure intended...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's Institute Of Living Open House For New Resource Center

    Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL) invites the community at large to visit the new on-campus home of its Family Resource Center (FRC) and ACCESS-Mental Health Connecticut program during an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday,...