President’s Message – March 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
Doctors’ Day – March 30 National Doctors’ Day is March 30. Please help us say thank you to our physicians for their compassion, dedication and all they do for us, our loved ones and our community. Now more than ever, our physicians need your support. The Foundation has established an emergency fund which will provide …

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President’s Message – March 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
We have heard from many of you asking how you can support Bridgeport Hospital, our patients, and our front line care providers during this critical time. We greatly appreciate your desire and willingness to help in a variety of ways when there is so much uncertainty. The biggest impact you can have is through a …

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President’s Message – March 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
The spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) beyond mainland China has prompted concern about risk of transmission in the United States. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has warned Americans to prepare for potential community spread of the disease. Awareness and prevention are key to reducing possible exposure. The Foundation and Bridgeport Hospital would …

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President’s Message – March 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
Governor Ned Lamont, Senator Chris Murphy and Senator Richard Blumenthal hosted a community forum on COVID-19 last Friday at the Milford Campus of Bridgeport Hospital Dear Valued Friend of the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation: We have heard from many of you with questions and concerns about COVID-19, commonly known as the novel Coronavirus originating in mainland …

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President’s Message – March 2019

Categories: President's Message
Colorectal Cancer Screenings Save Lives! Dr. Scott Thornton, Colon and Rectal Surgeon at Bridgeport Hospital advises, “Do yourself, and especially your loved ones, a favor. Get a colonoscopy. Early detection of colon cancer saves lives. It’s as simple as that.” Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States and the second …

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