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Men’s Health Program

12 June 2018

Research from the Commonwealth Fund found that American men are reluctant to seek care for their health.  Eighty-two percent of men would delay care even if they were concerned about their health: 25% would wait as long as possible to visit their doctor, 17% would wait a week, and 40% would wait a few days.  …

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Primary Care Center Program

11 June 2018

Care Transformation Your gift will provide sustainable support for Primary Care Center Care patients who face challenges with acute illness and pycho/socio/economic barriers. Bridgeport Hospital will benefit by decreasing the overutilization of the Emergency Department for non-emergency care, reducing Primary Care Center appointment no-show rates, serving patients with appropriate and less expensive resources while improving …

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Transportation Access

30 March 2018

Please help improve the well-being of high-risk patients. The economically challenged and underserved patient population that receives medical services at Bridgeport Hospital’s Primary Care Center clinics and its Rehabilitation clinic that serve as a safety net for the community experience barriers to care due to transportation challenges. As a result, patients suffer lapses in care …

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We are honored and truly grateful that our community is providing unprecedented investment in the work of Bridgeport Hospital through philanthropy.  Our donors help fund a wide range of initiatives that not only benefit our patients while they are in the hospital but keep them healthy when they leave.

Stephen M. Jakab, CFRE, President of Bridgeport Hospital Foundation

In an environment of decreasing resources for hospitals, our donors help us provide safe, compassionate, high-quality care.  Philanthropy is a significant and strategic part of Bridgeport Hospital’s present and future.

William M. Jennings, President and CEO of Bridgeport Hospital