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.

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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.

Feb 24, 2012 Media Statement: Hospital for Special Care Responds to Inaccuracies
Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 - “As more details emerge from police and media reports regarding the recent shootings at our hospital, I would like to...
Feb 23, 2012 Hospital for Special Care: Media Statement regarding Shooting Incident
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 9:00 a.m.  “Last evening at approximately 5:50 p.m. EST, following an employee disciplinary action, two Hospital for...
Jan 31, 2012 Hospital for Special Care Appoints King to its Board of Directors
Attorney at Updike, Kelly & Spellacy of Hartford and active community member selected for board NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Jan. 31, 2012) – Hospital for...
Aug 26, 2014 Balance/Dizziness Support Group
Tuesday, August 26, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Topic: General discussion Robert Rosso, rrosso@hfsc.org   860.827.1958 X 5042
Aug 27, 2014 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group
Wednesday,  August 27, 2:00 – 3:30 pm Topic: General discussion Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, 860.612.6316; bscalabrini@hfsc.org
Aug 28, 2014 Special Care Breath Takers Pulmonary Support Group (Pulmonary Support Group)
Thursday, August 28, 11:00 am-1:00 pm Topic: Information Please: Local Resources for People with Lung Diseases and their Families Presenters: Connie Dill – Respiratory Practice Manager at HSC and Michelle Caul – Manager, Health Education at the American Lung Association in CT Janet Bowen, BA, CRT, 860.827.4735; JBowen@hfsc.org
Sep 17, 2014 Gosling Rehabilitation Lecture: Acupuncture – Its History and Use in Neurological Conditions (for healthcare professionals)
Gosling Rehabilitation Lecture: Acupuncture – Its History and Use in Neurological Conditions (for healthcare professionals) HSC R&E Center Conference Room Contact Holly-Ann Stowe via email or telephone: hstowe@hfsc.org  860.827.4748