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Griffin Hospital is a 160-bed acute care community hospital serving more than 130,000 residents of the Lower Naugatuck Valley Region. Griffin Hospital also serves as the flagship hospital for Planetree, an international leader in patient-centered care and has received national recognition for creating a healthcare facilities and an approach to patient care that is responsive to the needs of patients. Many healthcare organizations around the world send visitors to Griffin Hospital’s facilities and incorporate its Planetree concepts into their healthcare models.

A not-for-profit, tax-exempt subsidiary of the Griffin Health Services Corporation, Griffin Hospital is affiliated with the Yale School of Medicine, The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, and accredited by The Joint Commission. Griffin Hospital has more than 300 active and courtesy physicians who have admitting privileges.

Griffin Hospital has received numerous quality and clinical excellence awards, and has been recognized for providing exceptional patient experience. It is the only hospital to be named to FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list for ten consecutive years, the only Connecticut hospital recognized four times by the Joint Commission as a “Top Quality Performer” on key quality measures, and a recipient of The Leapfrog Group’s “A” Grade for Patient Safety for six consecutive periods (Spring 2014, Spring and Fall 2015, Spring and Fall 2016, and Spring 2017).

Mission & Values

Excellence & Dedication

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Over one hundred years of caring for our community.


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers play a vital role in the day-to-day operations of Griffin Hospital, providing assistance to patients, families, and healthcare professionals.

Documents & Publications

Archive of downloadable publications.

Value Care Alliance

The Value Care Alliance (Alliance) is a collaboration among high-quality, cost-efficient Connecticut healthcare systems.

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Nondiscrimination Policy

Griffin Hospital provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, and free language services to people whose primary language is not English.

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Contact Us

Phone directory of Griffin Hospital departments, centers, and clinical locations.

Giving to Griffin

Philanthropy has become increasingly more important to Griffin Hospital as we expand our services to keep up with our growing community.