Media Contact: Ken Roberts, Director of Communications (203) 732-7432
The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital will host a free breast health discussion to answer questions about breast cancer screening and prevention on April 10.
“Breast Health: Controversies and Q&A” will feature experts from the fields of breast surgery, neuropathic medicine, nutrition and physical therapy.
Treating cancer can require more than just medicine.
At The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital in Derby, volunteers help lessen the feelings of anxiety and loneliness that can add to the physical and emotional strain of cancer treatment.
DERBY, CT (March 3, 2014) –The Diabetes Education & Support Group at Griffin Hospital will host two free presentations to help diabetics understand their medication on Tuesday, March 11 at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division Street in Derby.
DERBY, CT (Feb. 27, 2014) – Griffin Hospital is offering two free presentations to help individuals get the "inside tract" on digestive health this March.
DERBY, CT (Feb., 27, 2014) - Griffin Hospital will offer a free four-week nutrition course beginning Wednesday, April 2.
DERBY, CT (Feb. 21, 2014) – Griffin Hospital is helping members of the community prepare to quit smoking with a free smoking cessation program.
DERBY, CT (Feb. 21, 2014) - Griffin Pharmacy & Gifts’ 4th Annual “Paint-A-Duck” Contest is underway.
DERBY, CT (Feb. 19, 2014) - The Valley United Way is helping Griffin Hospital's Valley Parish Nurse (VPN) Program and Safe Kids Greater Naugatuck Valley "drive" home the dangers of distracted driving to teenagers.
DERBY, CT (Feb. 19, 2014) – Griffin Hospital, 130 Division Street in Derby, will host two information sessions for individuals interested in enrolling in Access Health CT, the state’s health insurance exchange.
On Monday, March 3 from 3-7 p.m. in the hospital’s Dining Room Meeting Rooms 1 and 2, and Saturday, March 15 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the hospital’s Meditation and Learning Center, certified health insurance assisters will present information about Access Health CT and will be available help individuals enroll in health insurance.
Those interested are asked to RSVP by calling Maggie Sessa, RN, at 203.732.1136.
One-on-one enrollment assistance is still available from now until March 31.
Sessa and The Rev. Esther Jones, are available at Griffin Hospital’s Health Resource Center from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays and at The Valley United Way, 54 Grove St. in Shelton, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Fridays. These two assisters can off ...
DERBY, CT (Feb. 6, 2014) – Griffin Hospital and The Agency on Aging of South Central CT will host a free Fall Prevention Program on Friday, March 7 from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Griffin Hospital’s Dining Rooms 1 & 2, 130 Division Street in Derby.