08/16/16

Bridgeport Hospital uses ‘cool’ new technology to treat a-fib

On Aug. 9, the Joel E. Smilow Heart Institute at Bridgeport Hospital performed Yale New Haven Health’s first cardiac cryoablation to treat atrial fibrillation (a-fib), the most common type of heart rhythm disorder.
07/12/16

Yale New Haven Health System named a 2016 “Most Wired” winner

Yale New Haven Health System (YNHHS) has been selected as one of the most wired in the nation by Hospitals and Health Networks, a trade magazine published by the American Hospital Association. This recognition is based on technology advancements made by organizations to enhance patient safety, clinical quality and customer service in healthcare centers.
06/22/16

Singer Melissa Etheridge delights crowd at breast center benefit

Nearly 600 people attended the June 14 Rose of Hope Luncheon in Fairfield for Bridgeport Hospital’s Norma Pfriem Breast 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