Danbury Hospital and Norwalk Hospital Once Again Named Among “Most Wired™” Hospitals and Health Systems
August 4, 2015 - Danbury, CT
As hospitals and health systems begin to transition away from volume-based care to more integrated, value-based care delivery, hospitals are utilizing IT to better facilitate information exchange across the care settings.
U.S. News & World Report Ranks Danbury Hospital #3 in Connecticut
July 23, 2015 - Danbury, CT
"It's an honor to be ranked #3 in Connecticut by U.S. News & World Report's Best Regional Hospitals," said John M. Murphy, M.D., President & Chief Executive Officer, Western Connecticut Health Network.
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.