• Richard Freeman, MD, Appointed New Chief Clinical Officer for Western Connecticut Health Network

    Dr Richard Freeman New Chief Clinical Officer for WCHN

    DANBURY, Connecticut – June 19, 2017- Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) President and CEO John M. Murphy, MD, has announced the appointment of Richard Freeman, MD, ScD, MPH, FACP, to the newly created and expanded role of Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) for WCHN. In his new role, Dr. Freeman...

  • Lab Research

    Link Between Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer Being Investigated in New Research Study

    WESTERN CONNECTICUT HEALTH NETWORK LAUNCHES 3-YEAR TRIAL TO SCREEN NEWLY DIAGNOSED DIABETICS FOR EARLY STAGE PANCREATIC CANCER DANBURY, Connecticut – June 14, 2017- Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) has just announced the launch of a $2.7 million 3-year research study that will investigate...

  • WCMG Earns NCQA Recognition for Patient-Centered Care

    WCMG Earns NCQA Recognition for Patient Centered Care

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home™ standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership WASHINGTON, DC— April 27, 2017 - The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recently announced that more than a dozen Western Connecticut Medical Group (WCMG) primary care...

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    WCHN Lyme Disease Biobank Expands Testing and Research

    DANBURY, Connecticut – April 27, 2017 - The Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN) Lyme disease biobank, formerly known as the Lyme Disease Registry, is pleased to announce it is expanding its scope, in an effort to be at the forefront of Lyme disease research. Where the Lyme disease biobank has...

  • Murphy & Carr

    Danbury Hospital Awarded Grant to Address Social and Health Care Needs

    CT Coalition to Align Systems and Connect People with Services Program to Improve Care DANBURY, Connecticut - April 13, 2017 – Danbury Hospital, in conjunction with the Value Care Alliance hospitals, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), behavioral health and community organizations, has been...