Tag Archives: Hospitals

Three CT Hospitals Get Greenlight To Go For-Profit 

By Rosana Garcia Connecticut now has three more for-profit hospitals, joining Sharon Hospital, for a total of four for-profit hospitals in the state. Waterbury, Rockville, Manchester Hospitals now for-profit Greater Waterbury Health Network, which includes Waterbury Hospital, joins Eastern Connecticut … Continue reading

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Yale New Haven Health/ L+M Hospital Certificate of Need Hearing, Part I

By Stephanye R. Clarke While there were countless stories of people who had received great care at both Yale and L+M Hospitals, at the heart of the matter should be the following question: How will the potential joining of the … Continue reading

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Important Victory in Sale of Manchester and Rockville Hospitals  

By Rosana Garcia   Members of the Manchester and Rockville  community got a small win when it came to their non-profit hospitals being purchased by a for-profit company. On June 10, the Office of Health Care Access (OHCA) released their … Continue reading

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Hearing on Waterbury Hospital’s Proposed Sale to Prospect  

By Rosana Garcia Yesterday was the public hearing on the proposed sale of Waterbury Hospital to Prospect Medical Holdings, the same out-of-state, for-profit company that is proposing to purchase Eastern Connecticut Health Network (read about that March public hearing here). … Continue reading

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Waterbury Hospital Must Remain Accountable to its Community

The public hearing for the proposed Waterbury Hospital / Prospect Medical Holdings deal is on May 3, 2016, at 1pm, at the Courtyard Marriot in Waterbury’s Grand Ballroom, 63 Grand Street in Waterbury.  Public is welcome to weigh in during the … Continue reading

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Community concerns over potential Manchester, Rockville Hospital sales

By Rosana Garcia Last Tuesday and Wednesday, the state held public hearings on the potential Manchester and Rockville Hospitals sales to out-of-state, for-profit Prospect Medical Holdings.  The affected communities had an opportunity to speak out on the proposal—and there were … Continue reading

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Where Do We Go From Here?

By Stephanye R. Clarke Five Steps to Improve Community Health: Step One: Listen to members of the community about their needs Step Two: Engage other stakeholders, community leaders & multiple data sources Step Three: Report health issues to the community … Continue reading

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