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Media Contact: Christian Meagher, Communications Specialist

Blog: Griffin Hospital News Releases

Griffin Nurses Honored with DAISY Award

By Christian Meagher on 2/25/2021
Griffin Health recently honored Angela Desjardins, RN, of Watertown, Joshua Ritton, RN, of Seymour, and Yangchen Dhondup, RN, of Naugatuck, with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.

Virtual Meditation Event to Support Valley Goes Pink

By Christian Meagher on 2/19/2021
The Valley Goes Pink Campaign will host a live virtual meditation event on Thurs., March 11 from 7-8 p.m.

Griffin Health to Host Comprehensive Foot Wellness Clinic

By Christian Meagher on 2/15/2021
Griffin Health will host a Comprehensive Foot Wellness Clinic on Friday, Feb. 26 from 9 a.m. – noon at Griffin Hospital.

Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers Offers Spring Semesters for CNA and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Careers

By Christian Meagher on 2/3/2021
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers in Derby, is accepting applications for the spring semester of its Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant programs.

Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital Offers Breast Cancer Pre-screening

By Christian Meagher on 2/2/2021
In recognition of World Cancer Day on Thurs., Feb. 4, the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital will offer free pre-screenings for breast cancer mammography.

Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers Offers Winter, Spring Semesters for CNA

By Christian Meagher on 1/5/2021
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers, at 300 Seymour Avenue, Suite 206 in Derby, is accepting applications for the winter and spring semesters of its Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program. The accelerated CNA course offers students an affordable and condensed schedule. The winter semester starts Jan. 18 with classes Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be an evening semester starting March 15 with classes Monday through Thursday from 5-9 p.m.

Griffin Recognized for High-Quality Healthcare by State Network of Distinction Program

By on 12/24/2020
Connecticut State Employees can now earn a cash reward for choosing one of a number of high-quality ...

Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital Offers Lung Cancer Screening

By Christian Meagher on 12/9/2020
The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital will offer free pre-screenings for its Low Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening Program. This event is part of Griffin’s commitment to help improve the health and well-being of its community. According to the 2019-20 Community Health Improvement Plan for the Naugatuck Valley, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the Valley and the rate of lung cancer death is higher than the state average.

Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers Offers Winter Semester for CNA and PCT

By Christian Meagher on 11/30/2020
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers, at 300 Seymour Avenue, Suite 206 in Derby, is accepting applications for the winter semesters of Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Patient Care Technician (PCT) programs. The accelerated CNA program starts Jan. 18, 2021 and the PCT program begins Jan. 19, 2021.

Valley Goes Pink Offers Great Events for Great Cause this October

By Christian Meagher on 10/21/2020
The 11th Annual Valley Goes Pink Campaign invites the Lower Naugatuck Valley and surrounding communities to enjoy a variety of events throughout October for a good cause.