Patient Care

Patient Care Operations

Registered professional nurses are assigned to provide care 24 hours a day, and they work with a team of nurse assistants and patient care technicians (PCTs). A director of nursing is responsible for leading each of the divisions of the department, while a nurse manager is responsible for directing and coordinating care on each unit.

As a member of Western Connecticut Health Network, the nursing specialty areas (dependent on location) at Danbury Hospital and New Milford Hospital include:

  • Cardiology
  • Emergency Department
  • Family Birth Center
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Outpatient Observation
  • Pediatric
  • Psychiatric
  • Radiology
  • Oncology
    • Medical/Surgical
      • Rehab
      • Bariatric
      • Orthopedic
      • Neurosurgery
      • Cardiovascular
      • Trauma
      • Digestive Disorders
      • Oncological Surgical Services

Nursing Patient Care Opportunities

We continue to look for qualified staff to join our teams and keep Western Connecticut our premier patient-centered system of care.

Please click here for opportunities at Danbury Hospital.

Please click here for opportunities at New Milford Hospital.

Please click here for opportunities at Norwalk Hospital.

Please click here for opportunities within Western Connecticut Medical Group.

Ongoing Education

The goal of the Department of Nursing Education and Research for Western Connecticut Health Network is to help nurses keep pace with evolving knowledge. We want to support the career and clinical development of all of the nurses in our network.