Before You Arrive
Hartford HealthCare is committed to making your stay go as smoothly as possible by preparing even before your arrival.
A case coordinator will be assigned to you, the patient, and his or her role is to assist with any discharge planning needs you may have. He or she will met with you within 48 hours of your admission.
Partner with us so we can provide you with the best possible care.
You may require skilled healthcare when you are discharged from the hospital. That care may be provided at a rehabilitation facility or at home with nursing services from a home care agency.
You have the right to make health care decisions about the medical care you receive. If you do not want certain treatments, you have the right to tell your physician you do not want them and have your wishes followed.
As a courtesy to our patients, Hartford Hospital submits bills to your insurance company and will do everything possible to advance your claim.
In 1996, Hartford Hospital became the first hospital in Connecticut to implement bloodless medicine and surgery techniques.
Hospital medicine is a medical specialty dedicated to the delivery of comprehensive medical care to hospitalized patients.
Your caregivers will use a 0-10 Pain Scale to help us assess your pain and response to pain medicines. Aside from the expertise provided by your caregivers, there are different pain control consultative services that are available to patients when necessary.
Outcomes have shown that integrative medicine techniques help to decrease anxiety, strengthen the immune system, diminish pain, and accelerate healing.
Palliative Care is compassionate comfort care of the whole patient along with care of those who love and care for the patient. It emphasizes dignity and quality of life for those living with serious illness.
Social Workers can help with personal, family, emotional or other issues that can result from the stress of illness or injury.
Driving to Hartford Hospital.
Information on traveling by air, bus, paratransit, and rail.
A comprehensive guide to the Hartford Hospital Campus.
A guide to parking at Hartford Hospital.
Hartford Hospital provides a wide variety of amenities from services for the hearing impaired to pet therapy.
Hartford Hospital can provide or release copies of medical records at the written request of patients or their authorized legal representatives.
There are many patient rights that all patients are free to exercise.
You can trust that your health care team will do everything to ensure you are comfortable and safe while we address your health care needs.
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The Spiritual Care Department at Hartford Hospital is known for honoring and providing spiritual care as an essential dimension of healing.