Michelle LitskyNEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Jan. 04, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) has hired Michelle Litsky, D.O., FAAP, as Staff Pediatrician for its Complex Pediatric Care Program, a 29-bed unit designed to meet a variety long-term healthcare and developmental needs of children up to age 18.  Many of the children in the program are technology-dependent and require specialized care. 

In her new position, Litsky will be responsible for the management and care of patients in the pediatric unit.

“Care in this unit goes far beyond the medical; it encompasses physical, emotional and intellectual development that is so much a part of a child’s formative years,” said John Votto, DO, FCCP, president and CEO, HSC.  “With her extensive expertise in pediatrics and keen knowledge in the importance educating parents and family members, Dr. Litsky will be a tremendous asset and advocate for our youngest patients.”

Prior to joining HSC, Litsky was a Pediatric Hospitalist and Emergency Room Physician at Holy Redeemer Hospital in Philadelphia.  She graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Litsky currently resides in North Haven, Conn. with her husband and daughter.