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Yale New Haven Health debuts home-based care program

The program offers in-person and telehealth services.

Greenwich and Bridgeport Hospitals donate diapers local nonprofits

Diaper Bank of Connecticut said nearly one in three families struggle to afford diapers.

Yale New Haven Health acquires three Connecticut hospitals

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Supply chain woes delay distribution of Connecticut’s at-home Covid tests

No date was given on when the tests would be available.

New report highlights the health of Connecticut’s hospitals

Total hospital net assets increased to $7.67 billion in Fiscal Year 2020.

Bridgeport Hospital extends free food distribution program through 2022

The program began in May 2019 and has served more than 4,800 households.

Area hospitals being penalized by Medicare for excessive patient readmissions

All told, Medicare is reducing its payments to 2,499 hospitals – 47% of the nation’s institutions.

Karen E. Gibbs named chair of surgery at Bridgeport Hospital

She succeeds Nabil Atweh, who retired after 30 years at Bridgeport Hospital.

Former Bridgeport Hospital leader returns as Hartford HealthCare’s Fairfield Region president

William Jennings left Bridgeport Hospital in 2018 to become president and CEO of Reading (Pennsylvania) Hospital.

Many regional hospitals will have Medicare payments cut

The penalties are based on patients who stayed in the hospitals anytime between mid-2017 and 2019, before Covid-19.

Connecticut’s hospitals receiving another $40M from state for fight against Covid

“While these hospitals have received direct federal aid during this crisis, some of them and their affiliated practices are still experiencing financial hardship,” noted Gov. Ned Lamont.

New multispecialty medical center opens in Fairfield

The 25,000-square-foot facility will house 45 exam rooms and three procedure rooms for some 30 providers in a number of specialties.

Most CT hospitals finish fiscal ’19 in the black – but...

Of the eight hospitals that did not realize a gain in operating revenue, only one was in Fairfield County: Norwalk Hospital.

Christopher O’Connor named president at Yale New Haven Health

O’Connor is also vice chairman of the Connecticut Hospital Association.

Fairfield, Westchester hospitals to get $169.2M from Health and Human Services

Collectively, Connecticut hospitals have been estimated to lose $1.5 billion this year as a result of the coronavirus, while those in New York State are estimated to lose as much as $13.3 billion.