Tag: Bristol Hospital

State finances discussed

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce hosted a legislative roundtable event on Tuesday, May 7, where state comptroller, Kevin Lembo, discussed the state’s financial standings. Lembo reported Connecticut can expect a surplus of approximately $581 million…

Profits up at Bristol Hospital

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Profits were up in 2018, Bristol Hospital corporators were told at their annual meeting. During the Bristol Hospital and Health Care Group meeting on April 3, finance committee chair Louis Auletta, Jr., presented the 2018 financial…

Specialists lead Bristol Hospital forum

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Members of the Bristol Hospital Multi-Specialty Group cardiology department hosted the President’s Forum on Tuesday, Feb. 12, to discuss American Heart Month and the Bernie Guida Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center. “A cardiac and pulmonary rehab…

Hospital tax addressed at President’s Forum

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Bristol Hospital President and CEO, Kurt Barwis, discussed a funding issue affecting all Connecticut hospitals, during the Bristol Hospital President’s Forum, on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Barwis explained that during the previous state budget process, “legislators really…

Obituary: Susan (Denn) Macellaro, 69

Susan (Denn) Macellaro, 69, of Plainville, loving Wife, Mother, Sister and Grammie, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Yale New Haven Hospital. Born in Holyoke, MA on July 26, 1949, she was one of three children to…

Home Expo makes its return

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The 34th annual Home and Business Expo was held this past weekend. The event, presented by the Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce and Jenks Productions at Bristol Eastern High School, drew many residents and local businesses …

Holiday decorating

Four year old Lily, paints leaves on a fall picture at the Imagine Nation Museum on a recent Saturday. The four paintings created that day were hung at the Salvation Army, Bristol Hospital, St. Vincent DePaul, and Sheridan Woods for…

Hospital continuing with downtown project

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Bristol Hospital continues to stand behind its project for downtown, with full support from its Board of Directors. During a recent Bristol Development Authority (BDA) Downtown Committee, hospital officials made it clear that they will…

Bristol Hospital assesses life post-Tenet

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Although Tenet Healthcare Corp. recently announced its decision to abandon its plan to acquire five hospitals in Connecticut, one thing still remained clear for Bristol Hospital: the nonprofit will continue to move on strongly. Last…

Tenet drops bid to acquire Bristol Hospital

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Despite Bristol Hospital’s efforts to become a for-profit organization, Tenet Healthcare Corp. announced last week it has abandoned plans to acquire five hospitals in the state, including the one on Brewster Road. Last Thursday, the…

Miss Southington Outstanding Teen raises money for Bristol Hospital cancer center

Miss Southington Outstanding Teen, Jenny Bukowski, a Bristol resident, held a fundraiser at Sno White Car Wash, 12 Farmington Ave., Bristol, to raise funds for the Bristol Hospital Cancer Care Center. Bukowski raised $976 for the Cancer Care Center through…