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.

May 28, 2013 Hospital for Special Care Appoints Carl Ficks Director, Corporate and Donor Relations
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (May 28, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) announced today that it has appointed Carl R. Ficks, Jr. Director of Corporate...
May 7, 2013 Hospital for Special Care Receives Grant to Support Garden of Hope Child Development Program
J. Walton Bissell Foundation gives $10K to HSC in support of Pediatric Unit NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (May 7, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC)...
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...
Sep 26, 2015 The Mane Event
The Mane Event, at Manes & Motions contact Linda Glovna at 860.832.6257 or Lglovna@hfsc.org
Aug 27, 2015 Special Care Breath-Takers (Pulmonary) Support Group
Hospital for Special Care Topic:  Lung Basics – Part 1 Speaker:  Dr. Thrall Janet Bowen, BA, CRT, JBowen@hfsc.org 860.827.4735

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