Looking for the best hospitals in Connecticut doesn’t need to be complicated. You are looking for a simple accurate list – that is what we are giving you. You don’t want to listen to me telling you how great they are – you just need a starting point for further research.
As you might expect Connecticut has a number of top rated hospitals – covering a wide range of procedures. If you are a patient looking for the best treatment or a nurse looking for good hospitals you could work in – this list will get you started.
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Best Hospitals in Connecticut List
1. Yale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street
New Haven, CT
This hospital is ranked the best in Connecticut and the 20th in the whole of the U.S. They are nationally ranked in 12 adult specialties including geriatrics, urology and cancer. They are nationally ranked in 9 children’s specialties such as neonatology, pediatric nephrology and pediatric diabetes and endocrinology. They are also high performing in 9 adult procedures and conditions that include abdominal aortic aneurysm repair and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
2. Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour Street
The second best hospital in Connecticut is Hartford Hospital. It is not nationally ranked in anything however is high performing in 1 adult specialty, nephrology. It is also high performing in 8 adult procedures and conditions that include heart bypass surgery, lung cancer surgery and knee replacement.
3. St Francis Hospital and Medical Center
114 Woodland Street
This hospital is not nationally ranked in any adult specialty, procedure or condition however is high performing in 5 adult procedures and conditions. Some of these high performing procedures and conditions are heart failure, hip replacement and COPD.
4. Albert J. Solnit Psychiatric Center – South Campus
915 River Road
This hospital is the fourth best in Connecticut but is not nationally ranked or high performing in any adult or child specialty, procedure or condition. This hospital is a children’s psychiatric hospital hence no ranking in any adult specialties, procedures and conditions.
5. Bridgeport Hospital
267 Grant Street
This hospital is not ranked nationally in any adult or child specialty. It also isn’t high performing in any adult or child specialty but is high performing in 2 adult procedures and conditions, those being heart failure and COPD.
6. Bristol hospital
41 Brewster Road
This hospital, like number 4 is not nationally ranked or high performing in any adult or child specialty, condition or procedure. It is a general medical and surgical facility. It gets 4 out of 5 stars for patient experience.
7. Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
540 Litchfield Street
This hospital also is not nationally ranked or high performing in any adult or child specialty, procedure or condition however gets 2 out 5 stars for patient experience. It is a general medical and surgical facility.
8. Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
282 Washington Street
This hospital is nationally ranked in 4 children’s specialties, making it the only hospital in Connecticut to be nationally ranked in a children’s specialty. The four specialties they are nationally ranked for include neonatology and pediatric urology.
9. Connecticut Department of Correction’s Hospital
100 Bilton Road
This hospital, like a few others in Connecticut’s top 10 is not nationally ranked or high performing in any adult or children’s specialty, condition or procedure. This hospital is an institutional facility.
10. Connecticut Hospice
The last hospital on this list is Connecticut Hospice. It is not nationally ranked in any adult or children’s specialty or high performing in any specialty, condition or procedure.
I hope this list proves to be a good starting point for your research – it is important to dig much deeper. This list will allow you to get started quickly – you can narrow down by location and rating and get to where you need to be.
Don’t forget to have a good look around this website – we keep adding new articles regularly. We also have some other Connecticut nursing articles you may be interested in:
CRNA Schools in Connecticut – for those looking to train as a nurse anesthetist in this state.
The Best Nursing Schools in Connecticut – our list of top rated nursing schools and programs.
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