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  • Newtown EMS Among WCHN American Heart Association Award Recipients

    DANBURY — Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) Affiliate Emergency Medical Services including Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps recently received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Award, currently the highest level recognition offered by the American Hospital Association.

    The honor recognizes WCHN’s commitment and success in implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who suffer a severe heart attack known as a STEMI (ST elevation myocardial infarction).

  • Moving Ahead With Health Care Despite State Cuts

    To the Editor:

    Last week, the Connecticut State Legislature voted to approve the governor's budget that includes $550 million in funding cuts to hospitals in the state.

  • Health Network Opening New Patient Service Center

    The Western Connecticut Health Network is poised to open its newest outpatient laboratory Patient Service Center in Newtown. Following the opening of the Bethel location at Mountain Laurel Plaza (Route 6), 68 Stony Hill Road in fall 2012, the newest location at 14 Church Hill Road, Suite C-9, in Newtown, will open on April 15.