Department of Medicine
Danbury Hospital’s Praxair Cancer Center Breast Care Program Earns Accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
June 29, 2015 - Danbury, CT
Led by a fellowship-trained breast surgeon at Danbury Hospital, the Breast Care Program at the Praxair Cancer Center offers a comprehensive range of individualized services provided by a multidisciplinary team of compassionate specialists who focus on the medical and emotional needs of each patient from screening and breast wellness through diagnosis and treatment into survivorship.
Western Connecticut Medical Group Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care
June 9, 2015 - Washington, D.C.
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that Western Connecticut Medical Group’s (WCMG’s) thirteen Danbury-area primary care practices have each received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships.
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.
Dr. Aparna Oltikar Appointed Chair of Medicine at Danbury Hospital and New Milford Hospital
June 1, 2015 - Danbury, CT
Danbury and New Milford Hospitals announce the appointment of Aparna Oltikar, M.D., as Chairman of the Department of Medicine.
Morning and Evening Comprehensive Diabetes Education Classes Offered in June
May 27, 2015 - Danbury, CT
>A series of three morning and evening Comprehensive Diabetes Education Classes will be offered in Danbury during the month of June.
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