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About Bridgeport Hospital

Bridgeport Hospital is a private, not-for-profit acute care hospital located in Connecticut’s most populous city, primarily serving patients from Fairfield and New Haven counties. Burn patients are seen in the Connecticut Burn Center - the only burn center in Connecticut - from throughout the state and neighboring states.

Bridgeport Hospital is a member of Yale New Haven Health which is comprised of Yale New Haven Hospital, Greenwich Hospital, Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, Westerly Hospital and Northeast Medical Group.

Bridgeport Hospital has 501 licensed inpatient beds on two campuses, one in Bridgeport and one in Milford (plus 42 beds licensed under Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital), more than 3,200 employees, more than 1,900 active physicians representing more than 60 sub-specialties and 230 medical/surgical residents and fellows in programs affiliated with Yale School of Medicine.

Bridgeport Hospital discharges more than 30,000 inpatients per year and handles nearly 600,000 outpatient encounters.


Hospital Overview

Bridgeport Hospital has 501 licensed beds plus 42 beds licensed under Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital.


Our Community

Creating a healing environment for our patients is Bridgeport Hospital’s top priority and our community plays an important role in this process.

News & Media

Bridgeport Hospital regularly sends information about medical and surgical breakthroughs and significant clinical undertakings.

Research & Education

Bridgeport Hospital is dedicated to providing outstanding educational programs to those already in or seeking to enter the healthcare profession. 

Innovation & Initiatives

At Bridgeport Hospital, our quality mission is to achieve superior patient satisfaction resulting from optimal clinical outcomes in an efficient, compassionate environment.

Awards & Accreditation

Bridgeport Hospital is recognized as Fairfield County’s most comprehensive healthcare facility.