Hospital Overview

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 383 licensed beds plus 42 beds licensed under Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, more than 2,600 employees, more than 1100 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 20,000 inpatients per year and handles nearly 300,000 outpatient encounters, including more than 75,000 emergency department visits, 27,000 clinic visits and 11,700 SurgEase (same day surgery) visits.