About Hospital for
Special Care

Hospital for Special Care (HSC) is, a private, not-for-profit 228-bed rehabilitation long-term acute and chronic care hospital, widely-known and respected for its expertise in physical rehabilitation (including outpatient rehabilitation), respiratory care and medically-complex pediatrics. Special programs for spinal cord injuries, pulmonary rehabilitation, cardiac care, acquired brain injuries, stroke, ventilator management and geriatrics, make HSC an important regional resource for patients with special healthcare needs.

We are a Saint Francis Care Affiliated Post-Acute Care Network Provider. Learn More.

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Programs & Services

Hospital for Special Care provides a full spectrum of medical treatment for complex rehabilitation and chronic disease for both children and adults. Our bright, modern hospital is set amid a campus of walking paths and flower gardens. It is augmented by a range of outpatient rehabilitative services. For people with disabilities, Hospital for Special Care has made a special commitment to assure that they strive to achieve their fullest physical and recreational potential.

Mar 14, 2013 Hospital for Special Care to Receive $3.6 Million Grant to Support Electronic Medical Records System for Autism Medical Home
System is a major step towards the first medical home for Autism care in Connecticut NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (March. 14, 2013) – Hospital for Special...
Mar 7, 2013 Hospital for Special Care to Offer Spring Session of Specialized Smoking Cessation Program
Eight-session “Freedom from Smoking” program begins March 21 NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (March 7, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) today announced...
Jan 24, 2013 American Lawyer Media Names Hospital for Special Care’s DeDominicis among Top Rated Lawyers in Health Care
Leading provider of news and information to the legal industry recognizes DeDominicis  as high-ranking among peers NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Jan. 24,...

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Jun 30, 2015 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group
Topic: IBM caregivers Contact Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, 860.612.6316; bscalabrini@hfsc.org
Jul 30, 2015 The Loud Crowd
Beginning later this summer: The Loud Crowd For patients who have completed the LSVT LOUD program and are interested in learning techniques to maintain their current level of function. The course will focus on maintaining LSVT LOUD technique while interacting with other patients with Parkinson’s in a social environment. Cost: $75 for the 6 week session Thursdays: July 30, August 6, 13 20, 27, and September 3; 1:00 – 2:00 pm Contact: Alexandra Carso, HSC Speech Language Pathologist, 860.612.6354

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