WIH Awarded Coveted 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital Distinction
For the first time, The Leapfrog Group
has named Women & Infants Hospital to its annual list of Top Hospitals. An elite
distinction awarded to hospitals nationwide for demonstrating excellence
in hospital safety and quality through the Leapfrog Hospital Survey,
the Leapfrog Hospital award is given to less than seven percent of all
Memorial Hospital Offers Balloon Sinuplasty Surgical Procedure
More Americans suffer from sinusitis than diabetes, asthma or coronary
heart disease. Sinusitis affects 37 million Americans each year, making
it one of the most common health problems.
Patients Benefit from Caregiver Involvement in Discharge
New Butler Hospital research study results show family caregivers involvement in hospitalization and discharge greatly
influences patient experience and health outcomes.
Helping Families to be "Conversation Ready"
To help raise awareness around end-of-life care issues, Care New England has developed a wealth of information regarding palliative and hospice care, including videos Q&As with “conversation ready” clinicians and with Kim Hogg, who discussed the proactive approach that helped her family cope prior to her mother passing away earlier this year. We've also created a “Conversation” info graphic focused on how to start these difficult discussions.
Reproduction and Infertility
Women & Infants’ Center for Reproduction and Infertility has one of the most successful in vitro fertilization (IVF) programs in the nation. Our physicians and staff care for patients with infertility, endometriosis, fallopian tube damage, menstrual or hormonal problems and more.
Adolescent Behavioral Health
Butler's Adolescent Treatment Unit is a 14-bed co-educational inpatient program for adolescents requiring intervention, stabilization, evaluation, and treatment for psychiatric or behavioral problems.
Since 1951, Kent Hospital's experienced and licensed rehabilitation therapists have helped to provide independence and productive lives for those recovering from MS, Parkinson's Disease and stroke.
Kids Choose to be Healthy
Kids Choose to be Healthy is an 8-week program focusing on nutrition and fitness education. The program promotes healthier lifestyle choices for overweight children and children who are at risk for becoming overweight. For more information, call Pamela Hill at 401-737-7010, ext. 1237.