05/26/16

Norwalk, Stratford residents receive top employee awards at Bridgeport Hospital

Connecticut Burn Center physician assistant Katharine (Kate) Connolly of Norwalk was named 2015-2016 Employee of the Year, and social worker Ellen Massey of Stratford received the George B. and Alice P. Longstreth Humanness Award during Bridgeport Hospital’s May 25 Employee Recognition Dinner at Webster Bank Arena.
05/18/16

Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing holds 130th commencement

The Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing (BHSN) held its 130th commencement May 2 at the University of Bridgeport’s Arnold Bernhard Center for the Arts and Humanities. A total of 88 students from Connecticut and Westchester County, NY – 54 in the traditional two-year class and 34 in the accelerated 16-month class – marked completion of their studies and are eligible to take the Connecticut licensure exam for registered nurses.
05/06/16

Norma Pfriem Healing Garden is ‘heart and soul’ of Trumbull’s new Park Avenue Medical Center

Speaker after speaker recalled the generosity and compassion of philanthropist Norma Pfriem during the May 2 dedication ceremony for the healing garden named in her honor at Yale New Haven Health’s Park Avenue Medical Center.

image for video Brain Cancer Trial with Magnetic Fields

Brain Cancer Trial with Magnetic Fields

Michael Blake, Emergency Department RN, discusses the excitement of working in Bridgeport Hospital's Emergency Department.
2014 Rose of Hope Luncheon Patient Speaker Karen O'Neil

2014 Rose of Hope Luncheon Patient Speaker Karen O'Neil

The Rose of Hope Luncheon is an annual benefit for the Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center. Learn more about cancer services at Bridgeport Hospital.
Rose of Hope Luncheon 2013 - Speaker Catherine Simpson

Rose of Hope Luncheon 2013 - Speaker Catherine Simpson

More than 560 people attended the June 13 Rose of Hope Luncheon in Fairfield to support Bridgeport Hospital's Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center.
Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center: Catwalk for a Cure 2013

Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center: Catwalk for a Cure 2013

Coverage of Catwalk for a Cure, to benefit the Norma F. Pfriem Breast Care Center at Bridgeport Hospital. Learn more about the Breast Cancer Center