Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery
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.
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.
Western Connecticut Health Network Foundation Appoints Anthony M. Rizzo, Jr. as New Board Chair
March 12, 2015 - Danbury, CT
The Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) Foundation has appointed Bethel resident Anthony M. "Tony" Rizzo, Jr. as the new chair of its Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2015.
Western Connecticut Health Network Colorectal Physician Experts Offer Advice to Catch a Killer during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
March 3, 2015 - Danbury, CT
The possibility of curing patients after symptoms develop is less than 50 percent, but if colorectal cancer is found and treated at an early stage before symptoms develop, the opportunity to cure it is 80 percent or better; and, more importantly, the development of colon cancer can be prevented entirely.
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