President’s Message

President’s Message – February 2020

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Celebrate Heart Month Here’s to a healthy heart! Find out how much you know about preventing heart disease by taking this quiz! Here’s some other information you might find helpful: How to Prevent Heart Disease Donate to the Joel E. Smilow Heart Institute at Bridgeport Hospital

President’s Message – January 2020

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The start of a new year – and especially a new decade – is typically full of reflection and personal resolutions. This year, you might place getting your legal affairs in order at the top of your resolutions list. Everyone needs a legal will, but fewer than 30% of people have one because it can …

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President’s Message – November 2019

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Thank you for everything you make possible! You and 2,800 generous people like you gave over $6.9 million to Bridgeport Hospital Foundation.  Here are some of the achievements that your philanthropy makes possible: New outpatient Palliative Care services at Park Avenue Medical Center were introduced to anticipate, prevent and alleviate the suffering of cancer patients. …

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President’s Message – October 2019

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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Each year the Norma Pfriem Breast Center at Bridgeport Hospital helps over 1,000 women with financial assistance for breast care services they can’t afford. Women with no insurance or insurance with high deductibles and co-pays receive mammograms, ultrasounds, biopsies and other procedures necessary to the screening and diagnosis …

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