Department of Public Health
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s commissioner of public health has defended state officials against criticism that regulators caused the collapse of a deal with Tenet Healthcare Corp. to acquire five hospitals. The Republican-American reports (http://bit.ly/1yeG1LC […]
The Connecticut Department of Public Health is launching a plan to reduce the prevalence of chronic disease in the state.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut health officials say the flu is now widespread across the state with more than 680 confirmed cases and two deaths this season. Officials say Fairfield County has the most confirmed […]
With temperatures expected to top 90 degrees with high humidity over the next several days, health experts are advising those who work outdoors to be mindful of heat stress. Young and old alike, as well […]
The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection and the Department of Public Health are both investigating a New Jersey based compound pharmacy. This comes after officials learned that a Connecticut hospital received some bags of intravenous solution that appeared cloudy with visible floating particles, which may have been contaminated.
LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ State public health officials will approve a new manager at a Litchfield nursing home that was fined $2,000 after state inspections found staff prepared inadequate meals, withheld personal financial information from […]
According to the latest report from the state Department of Public Health, twenty-three people have died from influenza in Connecticut this winter.
The Department of Public Health says there’s been a sharp increase in flu cases across Connecticut in recent weeks.
The Connecticut Department of Public Health has now identified the medical practice in the state which received a shipment of medication now linked to a multi-state outbreak of fungal meningitis. Of the 39 patients of […]
Connecticut health officials say a company linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak sent steroids to one medical practice in the state, but no illnesses are reported.