Lung cancer is one of the few diseases on the rise in the United States. In Connecticut, it takes almost twice as many lives each year as breast and colon cancer combined.
Hartford HealthCare is on the cutting edge of imaging technology and one of Connecticut's most highly regarded medical services organizations.
Whether you enter our system through one of our board-certified cardiologists in an outpatient setting, in an emergency by way of LIFE STAR helicopter or at one of our five hospitals, including a tertiary care level teaching hospital, we provide the coordinated, evidence-based care that you need to get back on your feet again.
MyChartPLUS is a secure, online tool that provides you with access to your personalized health information and records.
As a patient or family member, there are many reasons to choose the Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute.
Middle-aged men usually don't have the name for it, but they know the drill. It's frequent urination (at least once or twice a night, interrupting sleep), a sensation of incomplete emptying of the bladder, a stream that starts and stops, difficulty starting urination, residual dribbling of urine and returning to urinate almost immediately after finishing.
The Heart & Vascular Institute's Center for Advanced Heart Failure & Pulmonary Vascular Disease has developed extraordinary resources to help patients with advanced heart failure, whether it's with life-support ECMO technology during cardiac or respiratory failure, heart pumps that restore normal blood flow or a heart transplant.
Hartford Healthcare is launching a campaign across its network to “Be Responsible” when it comes to disposing of old or expired prescription medication.
This new PET CT scanner represents an investment by Hartford Healthcare in the most leading-edge technology available.
Hartford Hospital’s 26-bed Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit provides specialized physical, occupational and speech therapy to those who have suffered a major illness or injury.
In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: Just as CPR helps you assist an individual having a heart attack-even if you have no clinical training-Mental Health First Aid allows you to assist someone experiencing a mental health-related crisis.
Managing your weight is one of the most important steps you can take for a healthier life. More than one-third of Americans are obese.
The signs may seem random but tingling, fatigue and blurred vision can all point to the progressive immune disorder multiple sclerosis (MS), especially in people ages 20 to 40.
Hartford HealthCare uses a team approach toward diabetes wellness and prevention. The program's goal is to enable diabetics to take better care of themselves and prevent long-term complications.
Free resources and assessments can determine individual needs, adaptive equipment and environmental changes to enhance safety and independence.
Hartford HealthCare's Cancer Institute, backed by an alliance with the renowned Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, provides innovative care close to home.
Breast surgeons at the Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute are performing a revolutionary procedure that treats specific types of breast cancer without leaving visible scars.
In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: Common conditions that cause hand pain, Arthritis and how it affects your hand's mobility, non-surgical and surgical treatment options, latest advances in technology and The state-of-the art Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint Institute at Hartford Hospital.
In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: The definition of active surveillance, criteria for active surveillance, and the recommendations for follow-up when on active surveillance.
Learn more about the Hartford Healthcare Behavioral Health Network
The National Registry helps people save lives - and joining it could mean that you will be a miracle for someone else as an organ and tissue donor.
Hartford Hospital has been performing transplants since 1971. In 2013, we opened our newest Transplant Center.
Any athlete who has sustained a blow to the head is a candidate for an evaluation in the Concussion Clinic.
The cardiac electrophysiologists at the Heart & Vascular Institute are specialists who test your heart's timing system with an electrophysiology study or, when needed, implant a pacemaker or defibrillator to maintain a natural heart rhythm.
With the continued rise in opioid-related deaths in CT, Hartford Healthcare's Behavioral Health Network has taken action by using "recovery coaches" to help those facing addiction find treatment.
The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute is the charter member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance (MSK), the country's premier cancer center.
The Heart & Vascular Institute at Hartford Hospital has been selected as one of 35 hospitals nationwide participating in a study that allows low-risk patients with severe aortic stenosis to receive a replacement aortic valve in a minimally invasive procedure.
Visit the New Hartford HealthCare Sports Zone at the 2018 Travelers Championship!
With the warmer temperatures finally here, people are gearing up for sports, which comes with more sports-related injuries.
In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: common conditions that cause back pain like spinal stenosis and spondylolisthesis, advanced surgical options including robotic spine surgery, and non-surgical treatment options.
This series will provide information about kidney disease, kidney transplant, and strategies to find a living donor.
In this FREE educational seminar, learn more about: New methods in surgical treatment for lung cancer, low dose CT scans for early lung cancer detection and if you qualify for the screening and new prevention measures for lung cancer.