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Blog: Griffin Hospital News Releases

Griffin, Safe Kids Host Free Child Passenger Safety Clinic Sept. 19

By Christian Meagher on 9/7/2022
As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week, Griffin Health and Safe Kids Greater Naugatuck Valley will offer a free child passenger safety clinic in Derby on Mon., Sept. 19 from 1-4 p.m. by appointment only.

Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital offers free prostate screenings Sept. 15

By Christian Meagher on 9/7/2022
Griffin Health will host free prostate cancer screenings from 4-6 p.m. on Thurs., Sept. 15 at the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital

The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital 5K Set for Sept. 24

By Christian Meagher on 8/15/2022
The Annual 5K Walk/Run to benefit the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital will celebrate its 14th year on Sat., Sept. 24.

​​​​​​​Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers Offers Fall Semester for CNA, PCT, MA, and Phlebotomy

By Christian Meagher on 8/10/2022
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers is accepting applications for the fall semesters of its Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Phlebotomy, Medical Assistant (MA), and Patient Care Technician (PCT) programs.

Griffin Health Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program Certified by AACVPR

By Christian Meagher on 8/2/2022
The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) recently certified Griffin Health’s pulmonary rehabilitation program, recognizing Griffin’s commitment to improving the quality of life of patients by enhancing standards of care.

Softball Teams Raise $3,000 for Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness

By Christian Meagher on 7/6/2022
The Ansonia and Derby high school softball teams recently presented Griffin Health President and CEO Patrick Charmel with a donation of $3,000 to The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness Center at Griffin Hospital.

​​​​​​​Griffin Hospital Offers Free Smoking Cessation Starting July 18

By Christian Meagher on 7/6/2022
Griffin Health offers free education, advice and support to help individuals prepare to quit smoking with its four-week smoking cessation program starting July 18.

Griffin Health Recognizes Dedicated, Exemplary Employees

By Christian Meagher on 6/27/2022
Griffin Health recently honored more than 600 employees and physicians who reached service milestones of 5 years and more, and announced the Employee of the Year Award winners for 2020, 2021 and 2022 at its 50th Annual Service Awards Dinner at Aria in Pro

Griffin Celebrates Its Nurses

By Christian Meagher on 6/15/2022
Griffin Hospital recently held its 34th Annual Nurses Week Celebration to honor its more than 350 staff nurses. The Nursing Department staff members were treated to refreshments, gifts, raffles and award presentations to nurses who provided exceptional care during the year.

Valley Residents Encouraged to Take Survey for Community Health Needs Assessment

By Christian Meagher on 6/6/2022
Griffin Health and the Naugatuck Valley Health District are looking for input from Lower Naugatuck Valley residents to help shape the future of community-based support services.