People caring for a patient just released from the hospital would receive information and training under a bill being considered by lawmakers in Connecticut, the latest in a string of states considering such legislation to help reduce the number of costly readmissions.
People who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.
A newborn girl will be placed for adoption after being left at Saint Francis Hospital under what’s known as the “Safe Haven” law.
he final steel beams have been put into place for the new hospital tower at UConn Health as work continues on the nearly-billion-dollar Bioscience Connecticut project.
A New Hampshire couple was on the way to the hospital to have a baby but the baby did not want to make it that far.
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was briefly taken from a jail to a hospital this weekend for an undisclosed problem.
A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it’s time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.
Proposals would address “facility fees” and hospital-acquired physician practices.
After failed contract negotiations between two unions and hospital management on Tuesday, nurses and technicians who work for Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London will walk off the job at 6am Wednesday.
Danbury police have arrested an aide at Danbury Hospital on charges of sexual assault of a patient