• McGraw Family Learning Center at Norwalk Hospital

    McGraw Family Pledges $3 Million for New Learning Center

    NORWALK, Connecticut – July 17, 2017 – The McGraw family, founders of global multimedia publishing company McGraw-Hill, is continuing its legacy of investing in community health by pledging up to $3 million in a challenge gift to establish the new McGraw Family Center for Advanced Learning at...

  • Danbury Hospital and Norwalk Hospital Names 2017 Most Wired

    Danbury and Norwalk Hospitals Named 2017 Most Wired®

    Fairfield County, Connecticut - July 12, 2017 – Health & Hospitals Networks Magazine (H&HN), the leading publication for health systems nationally, has announced both hospitals within the Western Connecticut Health Network – Danbury Hospital and Norwalk Hospital – have been named...

  • Richard Freeman, MD, Appointed New Chief Clinical Officer for Western Connecticut Health Network

    Dr Richard Freeman New Chief Clinical Officer for WCHN

    DANBURY, Connecticut – June 19, 2017- Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) President and CEO John M. Murphy, MD, has announced the appointment of Richard Freeman, MD, ScD, MPH, FACP, to the newly created and expanded role of Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) for WCHN. In his new role, Dr. Freeman...

  • Lab Research

    Link Between Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer Being Investigated in New Research Study

    WESTERN CONNECTICUT HEALTH NETWORK LAUNCHES 3-YEAR TRIAL TO SCREEN NEWLY DIAGNOSED DIABETICS FOR EARLY STAGE PANCREATIC CANCER DANBURY, Connecticut – June 14, 2017- Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) has just announced the launch of a $2.7 million 3-year research study that will investigate...

  • WCMG Earns NCQA Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

    WCMG Earns NCQA Recognition for Patient Centered Care

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership WASHINGTON, DC— April 27, 2017 - The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently announced that more than a dozen Western Connecticut Medical Group (WCMG) primary care...