Meet the Danbury Hospital Team

Western Connecticut Health Network employs outstanding people from clinical staff, to administrative and finance specialists, and more. Featured below are a few members of our employee team:

Meet the Danbury Hospital Team

Carolyn Howell, PT

Pediatric Program Coordinator
Carolyn Howell at Danbury Hospital

Carolyn is the pediatric program coordinator for the pediatric rehabilitation services at Danbury Hospital and provides clinical care to patients in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit as well as at the Main Street Physical Rehabilitation Center.

Carolyn is featured in the Hospital’s recruitment advertising as an example of overall excellence. She joined Danbury Hospital’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department in 2002 and recently earned her Board Certification as a Clinical Specialist from the American Physical Therapy Association. Carolyn is one of only 854 board certified PT’s in the US, according to the APTA. She is also currently pursuing her Doctorate through the Hospital’s tuition reimbursement program.

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Jamie Chadwick, Pharm. D.

In-Patient Pharmacist
Jamie Chadwick at Danbury Hospital

Jamie earned her Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Connecticut. She started her career in Pharmacy on the retail side of the industry but it did not take long before she decided to join the Danbury Hospital In-Patient Pharmacy team.

As an in-patient pharmacist here for more than five years, Jamie is an integral part of the patient care team, a role she finds very rewarding and in line with her professional goals. She particularly appreciates the teamwork and positive attitude of her coworkers, and the interdepartmental cooperation within the hospital overall. She says, “It’s a profession that’s in high-demand and very well-respected here.” Jamie encourages others to pursue a pharmacy career at Danbury Hospital.

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Tereza Batistelli, Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant
Tereza Batistelli at Danbury Hospital

Tereza Batistelli is a Nursing Assistant Level 2 and Certified Sterile Reprocessor, in Endoscopy at the Duracell Center for Ambulatory Surgery. Tereza proves that Danbury Hospital provides plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.

Tereza grew up in Brazil and arrived in the U.S. 10 years ago.  She started at Danbury Hospital as a Certified Nurses Aid, and has since added numerous new skills and certifications that enable her to work in multiple areas. Now a certified Phlebotomist and CFER (Certified Flexible Endoscope Reprocessor), she continues to advance her skills. She recently applied for and received a Nursing Assistant Level 2 Nursing Assistant Level 2 promotion. Tereza says, “I was given a great deal of encouragement by my manager. If you remain positive, flexible and open to new opportunities, they will come your way!”

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Andy Hull, BSN, RN

Assistant Nurse Manager
Andy Hull at Danbury Hospital

A former Marine, Andy worked his way up from a Patient Care Technician position to an Assistant Nurse Manager.

In advancing his career, he found his greatest advocates among the Nursing Leadership team. What Andy loves most about his job is the combination of clinical skills and compassion it requires.

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Nicole Santamorena, BSN, RN

Nursing Oncology-Certified Registered Nurse
Nicole Santamorena at Danbury Hospital

Nicole is an oncology-certified Registered Nurse and mother of two young children, currently working toward her Master’s Degree.

She left a corporate career in NYC to study nursing through Danbury Hospital’s Hot Jobs 100% tuition reimbursement program. Nicole was able to adjust her work hours so she could earn her advanced degree while also raising a family.

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