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Blog: Griffin Hospital News Releases

Ask a Pharmacist on March 4

By Christian Meagher on 2/18/2020
Griffin Health Director of Pharmacy Services Lisa Jaser, Pharm D, and other members of the Griffin Pharmacy staff will lead a casual Q&A for any and all medication questions.

AARP Driver Safety Program at Griffin Hospital Feb. 29

By Christian Meagher on 2/18/2020
Griffin Hospital will host an AARP Driver Safety Program from 8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. on Sat., Feb. 29. The AARP Driver Safety Program is the nation's first and largest refresher course for drivers. While the course is geared toward drivers age 50 and older, the course is open to everyone.

Griffin Health to Host Infant Safe Sleep Classes

By Christian Meagher on 2/18/2020
Safe Kids Worldwide and Griffin Health are helping parents and caregivers of infants sleep a little easier by providing free education on ways to make sure their little ones are snoozing safely.

Griffin Health HELP Program Honored with Innovation Award

By Christian Meagher on 1/29/2020
A program at Griffin Health designed to reduce instances of delirium in older patients recently received The Person-Centered Care Innovation Award.

Griffin Hospital Offers Free Presentation on Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery Feb. 19

By Christian Meagher on 1/28/2020
Griffin Hospital will offer a free presentation on minimally invasive hip replacement surgery on Wed., Feb. 19

Planetree International, of Derby, Selected to Help Improve Quality of Care for US Health System

By Christian Meagher on 1/6/2020
Derby-based Planetree International and Griffin Health will be driving forces in shaping quality care improvements for the national healthcare system. Planetree International President Susan Frampton, PhD., was recently appointed to the National Quality Forum (NQF) Board of Directors which is comprised of the nation’s most influential healthcare leaders. NQF is a national, consensus-based healthcare organization that the federal government relies on for defining the best, evidence-based approaches to improving care.

Griffin Health Chosen to Pilot Social Care Coordination Network Unite Connecticut

By Christian Meagher on 1/4/2020
Griffin Hospital will be one of the first hospitals in Connecticut to launch Unite Connecticut – a statewide initiative of the Connecticut Hospital Association that connects health and social services providers through a shared technology platform to address social needs and deliver integrated care.

Discover Ways to Be Healthy for the Holidays at Griffin Hospital Dec. 18

By Christian Meagher on 12/3/2019
Griffin Health is helping individuals get a head start on their wellness goals for 2020 with a free “Healthy for the Holidays” wellness fair on Wed., Dec. 18 from 4:30-7 p.m.

Get Started on a Fulfilling Career in Healthcare in 2020 with The School of Allied Health Careers Open House Dec. 11

By Christian Meagher on 12/3/2019
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers, at 300 Seymour Avenue, Suite 206 in Derby, is hosting an Open House on Wed., Dec. 11 from 3-7 p.m. The event will provide information on the school’s highly successful and affordable Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Patient Care Technician (PCT), Phlebotomy and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (MA) programs.

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

By Christian Meagher on 11/21/2019
The Griffin Hospital School of Allied Health Careers, at 300 Seymour Avenue, Suite 206 in Derby, is accepting applications for the winter semester of Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), and Patient Care Technician (PCT) programs. The accelerated CNA program starts Jan. 13, the PCT and Phlebotomy programs begin Jan. 15.