Welcome to Milford Hospital’s website! As you explore these pages, we hope that you will find that this site has been designed with you in mind! It’s our goal to provide our patients and visitors with useful and easily accessible information about our hospital and the healthcare services we offer. We hope you will visit this site often to learn more about our medical staff, new services and programs, screenings and wellness activities. Milford Hospital is committed to being your community healthcare resource!
Milford Hospital Cares about you, our patients, and your privacy. We understand that medical information about you is personal, and protecting that information is important. As your healthcare provider, we create records of the care and services you receive here so that we can continue to provide you with high quality care and so that we can comply with certain legal and accreditation requirements.
Click on the above link to access our Updated Privacy Practices. Tis notice tells you the ways in which we may use and disclose your personal information and our obligation to keep your information private. This notice also describes your privacy rights.
Milford Hospital conducted a comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) to evaluate the basic and health needs of individuals living in our community. The CHNA will be utilized by the hospital as a planning tool in developing, adopting and implementing a strategy to address the needs of our residents. Milford Hospital greatly appreciates the cooperation of the United Way of Milford for their assistance. To view the 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment Summary, please click on above link.
At our November 18th Annual Meeting, Milford Hospital President and CEO, Joseph Pelaccia announced that the hospital has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. The hospital was recognized as part of The Joint Commission's 2014 annual report "America's Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety", for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care. Milford Hospital is one of six hospitals in Connecticut to achieve this distinction.
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield has named Milford Hospital a Blue Distinction Center+ in Knee and Hip Replacement. The Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in delivering quality specialty care.
Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, but it is manageable and preventable. February is designated as American Heart Month, a time dedicated toward raising awareness regarding heart disease. On Tuesday, February 10th, at 6:00pm, Milford Hospital will host a "Dinner with the Doc" program presented by Cardiologist, Dr. Clifford Kramer. Dr. Kramer will discuss heart health including: prevention, diagnosis and treatment options. The program is FREE. Space is limited and registration is required: call 203-876-4004 to reserve your seat.