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May 2021

May 25, 2021

Injured CT Firefighter Applauded as He Leaves Hospital By Pam McLoughlin, (5/24/21) Injured New Haven firefighter gets a hero’s welcome as he departs Bridgeport Hospital By Pam McLoughlin, NH Register/ CT Post/Hearst CT Media (5/23/21) ‘This moment was incredible’: New Haven Firefighter Lt. Rankins released from Bridgeport Hospital Sunday By Shaynah Ferreira…

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March 2021

March 30, 2021

CBS Morning News-Dr. Tom Balcezak discussing COVID variants (video link only) By Staff Reports, CBS Morning News (3/31/21)

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December 2020

December 31, 2020

CT Valley Views interviews Thomas Balcezak, MD, Chief Clinical Officer, Yale New Haven Health (Video Only) COVID hospitalizations are down. But cafeterias and pediatric wards could be cleared to make room. By Amanda Cuda, Connecticut Post (12/22/20) COVID vaccines for staff under way at Bridgeport Hospital (TV clip) By Staff, News 12 CT…

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November 2020

November 5, 2020

Katerina Papadopoulos Named Myra Kraft Community MVP Please join me in congratulating Katerina (Kat) Papadopoulos. Kat, a member of the Clinical Information Technologies team at YNHH, and a volunteer at the Norma Pfriem Breast Center, is one of 26 New Englanders recognized as a Myra Kraft Community MVP for 2020. Every year since 1998, the…

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October 2020

October 5, 2020

Less invasive alternative to breast cancer surgery being offered at Bridgeport Hospital By Staff, News 12 CT (10/18/20) Bridgeport Hospital holds Pink Pledge (TV clip) By WCTX/WTNH (10/8/20) Bridgeport Hospital Boosts Breast Cancer Awareness with Pink Pledge Campaign By Staff, CT Patch (10/7/20) Bridgeport breast center sponsors annual ‘Pink Pledge’ By Amanda…

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September 2020

September 3, 2020

Patients to share stories at ‘virtual’ Rose of Hope benefit By Staff, CT Patch (9/17/20) New multispecialty medical center opens in Fairfield By Kevin Zimmerman, Westfair Online (9/15/20) Report: These 8 CT hospitals lost money in fiscal 2019 By Matt Pilon, Hartford Business Journal (9/9/20) ‘Hamilton’ star headlines virtual hospital event By…

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August 2020

August 26, 2020

Farm stand to open on Bridgeport Hospital’s Milford site By Amanda Cuda, Connecticut Post (8/26/20) Yale New Haven Health enrolls 300 volunteers for COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial By Tracey O’Shaughnessy, Republican-American (8/24/20) Forum Will Address Transformation at Milford Bridgeport Hospital By Staff, CT Patch (8/19/20) FDA grants emergency approval to Yale’s saliva-based…

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July 2020

July 9, 2020

Despite ‘mind-boggling’ start, CT hospitals come long way since pandemic’s peak By Amanda Cuda, Connecticut Post (7/24/20) Feds hand $274M in coronavirus ‘hot spot’ money to CT hospitals facing $1B deficit By Emilie Munson, Hearst Media /NH Register/CT Post (7/22/20) Bridgeport farmers markets back up and running By Michael Fornabaio, Connecticut Post (7/22/20)…

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May 2020

May 5, 2020

YNHH Signs Testing Expansion Contract With State By Thomas Breen, New Haven Independent (5/13/20) Local artists create chalk art to support health care workers at Bridgeport Hospital By News 12 CT (5/13/20) COVID hospitalizations continue to decline in the Yale New Haven Health System By Jocelyn Maminta, WTNH News 8 (5/14/20) Bridgeport…

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April 2020

April 27, 2020

Bridgeport Hospital employees pay tribute to local first responders (TV clip)By WTNH, News 12 CT, Fox 61 (4/25/20) Local Yacht Club Delivering Hundreds of Meals to Front Line Health Workers in Bpt.By Beverly Balaz, Fairfield’s HamletHub (4/21/20) Staff at Bridgeport Hospital gets a surprise from NFL linebackerBy Andrew DaRosa, Connecticut Post (4/21/20) Connecticut is battling…

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