Western Connecticut Health Network And The Value Care Alliance Announce New Accountable Care Agreement With Aetna
June 8, 2015 - Danbury, CT
Western Connecticut Health Network, a founding member of the Value Care Alliance (VCA), announces that the VCA has entered into a new accountable care agreement with Aetna, in order to improve the coordination and delivery of patient care to Aetna members throughout the state.
WCHN Affiliates – Emergency Medical Services Achieve American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award
May 18, 2015 - Danbury, CT
The criteria to achieve the Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award is based on meeting the achievement measures aggregated annually for two years with no single measure scoring below 75 percent.
Danbury Hospital Offers Basic Emergency Medical Technician Course Starting in June
May 15, 2015 - Danbury, CT
Emergency training resources far exceeds state requirements and national EMS programs by providing course participants with more hands-on experience and follow-up with real world practice in the Emergency Department and on ambulance vehicles along certified EMT’s and paramedics.
Nursing Executive to Develop and Lead Nursing Leadership Program at Western Connecticut Health Network
April 20, 2015 - Danbury, CT
In this newly created role, Donahue will be responsible for the identification and implementation of leading edge and innovative nursing education standards and practices to ensure that our Network nursing and patient care services are benchmarked to “best in industry”.
Interstate 84 Danbury - Roadwork Delays
April 9, 2015 - Danbury, CT
Starting in April 2015, there is road construction underway on I-84 Exits 5 and 6 in Danbury. This project may impact critical exits and roadways to Danbury Hospital for an extended period of time. Patients and Visitors should expect delays and leave themselves extra travel time to arrive on schedule.