President’s Message – May 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
As you enjoy the beautiful spring weather and prepare for the Memorial Day weekend, we have a very special treat to share with you. The Fairfield County Children’s Choir (FCCC) has assembled a virtual choir with children from 16 local towns singing Simon and Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” The song, released 50 years ago, …

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President’s Message – May 2020

Categories: COVID-19, President's Message
Yesterday marked the beginning of National Nurses Week 2020. Each year, hundreds of Bridgeport Hospital patients and families express their gratitude for the compassionate care of our nurses through letters and glowing comments in patient satisfaction surveys. Their notes of appreciation have taken on even greater meaning during the COVID-19 pandemic. For example: Dear 8th …

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President’s Message – May 2019

Categories: President's Message
May is Mental Health Awareness Month.  According to Dr. Charles J. Morgan, Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry,  “In the United States, almost half of adults (46.4%) will experience a mental illness during their lifetime.  The effects of mental illness have physical, social, and financial implications.  However, less than half of people who have been diagnosed with …

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President’s Message – May 2018

Categories: President's Message
May is National Mental Health Awareness Month May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to recognize the impact of mental illness on our friends, family and community. For people with a mental illness, the stress of even the simplest task can seem unbearable. Mental Health Services at Bridgeport Hospital serves people of all …

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President’s Message – May 2017

Categories: President's Message
Celebrate National Nurses Week  Please help us celebrate National Nurses Week with a gift in honor of a nurse that has made a difference in your life. Nurses are the heart and soul of the care we deliver to patients at Bridgeport Hospital and in the community.  In making a contribution to recognize the nurses …

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