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Bridgeport had highest profit margin of all hospitals in 2018

Twenty-four of the state's 28 hospitals finished 2018 in the black, realizing a 5.92% profit margin, down from 2017’s 7.05%.

Stamford Hospital only county acute care facility to avoid readmissions penalty

Twenty-six of 29 Connecticut hospitals received penalties, while on a national level, 83% of hospitals evaluated by the program were penalized by an average of 0.7%.

Bridgeport Hospital Foundation receives $500K gift

A $500,000 gift from the Allison family of Westport was given to the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation to support the hospital’s new Postnatal Wellness Check...

Anne Diamond named president of Bridgeport Hospital

For the past two years, Diamond was president of Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam.

Bridgeport Hospital offers novel spray-on skin process for burn victims

“We’re very pleased with what we’ve seen so far,” says Dr. Alisa Savetamal, medical director at the Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital. “And we’re very optimistic about using it going forward.”

Bridgeport senior living community links with Yale New Haven Health

In addition to short-term rehabilitation, The Watermark at 3030 Park is licensed to provide independent living, assisted living, skilled care and memory care.

Bridgeport Hospital receives status for senior emergency health care

Dr. Vivian Argento called the accrediation "a major accomplishment" for the hospital.

Bridgeport Hospital officially takes over Milford Hospital

Under the integration, the Yale New Haven Health System intends to develop the Milford campus of Bridgeport Hospital into a community hospital and center for gerontologic health

Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary turns 60

Originally created as a volunteer group consisting of the wives of the hospital’s physicians, today’s auxiliary encompasses more than 200 men and women with various connections to the facility.

CT health care industry sees reasons for optimism, says WCHN chief

“I do wish that society and our citizenry would recognize that for insurance to really work, all of us have to distribute the risk over a large population that includes healthy people, so that everyone can be covered," says Dr. John Murphy.

82 percent of CT hospitals finished fiscal ’17 in the black

Hospitals statewide earned $464 million in income from nonoperating sources of revenue for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2017, a 10 percent decrease from the previous year.

Hartford HealthCare moves ahead with plans to acquire St. Vincent’s Medical...

Pending regulatory approval, St. Vincent’s would be Hartford HealthCare's second-largest hospital, after 867-bed Hartford Hospital.

Hospitals increasingly relying on donors to meet costs

“We’re fortunate in that the communities we serve like to be a part of us reaching our goals,” said Greenwich Hospital COO Diane Kelly.

Bridgeport Hospital moving ahead with plans to absorb Milford Hospital

Following board approvals by Bridgeport, its parent organization Yale New Haven Health, and Milford, the organizations have signed an asset purchase agreement and will file for regulatory review of the transaction.

Bridgeport Hospital President/CEO William Jennings leaving to join Penn. health system

Michael Ivy, Bridgeport Hospital’s chief medical officer since 2012 and deputy CMO of Yale New Haven Health since 2016, has been named interim CEO.