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CHH Honors Volunteers Contributing 14,000 Hours of Service

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) recently recognized the continuing efforts, dedication and service of its volunteer corps at its recent annual volunteer awards ceremony at the Crystal Peak Banquet Hall during National Volunteer Appreciation week. Over 160 junior and senior volunteers … Continue reading

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 29

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and the Torrington Area Health District are reminding residents of northwest Connecticut that Saturday, April 29th is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The initiative is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Justice and aims to provide … Continue reading

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CYF Highlights April Autism Awareness Month

(Torrington, CT)  For the sixth year in a row, staff members of Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s Center For Youth & Families are highlighting autism awareness during the month of April to help raise awareness and of spread the word about their … Continue reading

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CHH Hosts Organ Donation Awareness Day APRIL 28

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) has joined New England Donor Services in a National Hospital Organ Donation Campaign aimed at educating employees, patients, visitors and the community about the crucial need for organ, eye, and tissue donation. CHH will be hosting … Continue reading

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CHH April Artist of the Month on Display

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of Claudia Wood Rahm now through early May 2017 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during … Continue reading

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CHH Receives $6,000 Grant From Big Y

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) was pleased to accept a $6,000 donation from Torrington Big Y to benefit the Hospital’s Pink Rose Breast Cancer Fund. The donation is a portion of Big Y’s 10th Annual Partners of Hope Campaign which raised … Continue reading

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CHH Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group Talk April 4

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group’s next meeting will feature a presentation on the medication Esbriet by Barbara Schultz, RRT, RPFT, with a question and answer session to follow. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, April … Continue reading

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CHH March Artist of the Month on Display

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of Marilyn Ventresca Dichiara now through early April 2017 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during … Continue reading

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Colorectal Cancer Prevention Talk March 22nd

WHO            Smilow Cancer Hospital Torrington WHAT          Talk: “Box vs. Scope: Do you still need a Colonoscopy? Presented by Joseph Scirica, MD, of Connecticut G.I. & Christina Gomez, MD of Smilow Cancer Hospital Torrington. Recent news reports have … Continue reading

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New Total Joint Orthopedic Surgeon Serving Northwest CT

Orthopedist Michael Lim, MD, who specializes in total joint, hip, and knee replacement surgery, is expanding his practice in Northwest CT in partnership with Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates and performing surgery at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington. Dr. Lim is … Continue reading

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