Gut Health Talk Being Held June 17th in Litchfield

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) and the Litchfield Community Center will present a Health Talk “Follow your gut! – Why a healthy gut makes a healthy you!” by Torrington Gastroenterologist Chioma Anjou, M.D., MPH, on Monday, June 17th. Learn why gut health is so important! Discussion will address common causes of common ailments such as reflux, gluten sensitivity and celiac disease, …

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CHH Presents Navigating the “What Ifs” During the Golden Years

Life in general can be filled with the unexpected. CHH is presenting a free program, “Navigating the ‘What ifs’ during Your Golden Years,” on Thursday, June 20, 2019, 12 to 1 p.m., at the CHH Hungerford Center Conference Room, 780 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT. The event will cover topics such as: What are the varying levels of care; what types …

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CHH Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group to meet June 4th

Family and caregivers are invited to the next meeting of the CHH Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group on Tuesday, June 4, from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Hungerford (CHH) Center Conference Room, 780 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT. Annie Lucas, a Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Ambassador and recent lung transplant recipient from Virginia, will present “Life After Transplant,” which …

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CHH Auxiliary May Artist of the Month Now Showing

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary is featuring the artwork of Tom Hlas now through early June 2019 in the hospital’s main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during regular visiting hours as part of the Auxiliary’s ongoing “Artist of the Month” program. A portion of the proceeds from sales …

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CHH Recognizes Hospital Employee Service

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) paid special thanks to its staff at their annual Employee Service Recognition Dinner held recently at Fairview Farms Golf Club. Each year during national hospital week, full-time, part-time and per diem employees are selected and honored based on their years of service in 5-year increments. This year, the hospital recognized a total of 117 employees celebrating …

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CHH Recognizes 2019 Nightingale Award Nurse Nominees

In a week set aside to honor the value and contributions of nurses at hospitals across the Nation, Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) is thanking all of its nurses and nominating two for this year’s 2019 Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing. Teresa Fuller, MSN, RN, and Melissa Powell, RN, BSN will attend the annual Nightingale event, originally developed by the …

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CHH Auxiliary 34th Annual Fashion Show June 5

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Auxiliary will present their 34th Annual Fashion Show and Dinner Fundraiser on Wednesday, June 5th at Chatterley’s Banquet Facility, 371 Pinewoods Road, in Torrington. It’s the Auxiliary’s largest fundraiser of the year. The evening will begin with cocktails at 6:00 p.m. followed by dinner and the show featuring fashions by J. Jill of Canton, the …

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CHH Primary Care Winsted Welcomes New Physician May 31st

General practitioner Andaleeb Shariff, MD has joined the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Primary Care of Winsted. The practice has also added podiatry services at it location at 200 New Hartford Road in the Webster Bank building of the Stop and Shop plaza off Route 44 in Winsted. “We are so pleased to welcome Dr. Shariff to our team of medical …

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CHH Presents Free “Lunch and Learn” on Healthcare Planning

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) is presenting “Lunch and Learn”, a health talk entitled “Legal, Financial and Healthcare Planning: Take an active role in planning your future!” The speakers will be Elder Law Attorney Marcia Hess of Kraner and Hess, LLC and Tamara Walker, LPN, Transitional Care Coordinator for Hartford HealthCare at Home. The program is sponsored by Hartford HealthCare at …

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