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.

Oct 7, 2013 Hospital for Special Care Announces Swallowing Disorders Center; Receives Grant from CHEFA
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Oct. 7, 2013) – Swallowing is something most people don’t even think about despite the fact that we swallow approximately 600...
Sep 24, 2013 Hospital for Special Care to Open Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Center; Appoints Adam Simmons, M.D. as Director
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Sept. 24, 2013) – Beginning Oct. 1, Hospital for Special Care (HSC) will offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment for...
Aug 20, 2013 Hospital for Special Care Receives Quality of Life Grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
Grant funds to be used towards racing wheelchairs in HSC’s Adaptive Sports Programs NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Aug. 20, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (...
Oct 14, 2016 Paralympic Boccia at HSC!
Paralympic Boccia at HSC! Contact Janet Connolly at 860.8632.6220 or jconnolly@hfsc.org
Oct 16, 2016 Manes & Motions Cider Ride
Manes & Motions Cider Ride Sunday, October 16, 2016 9:30 am at Treasure Hill Farm in Salem Please call 860.685.0008 to register.
Oct 21, 2016 Gala celebration of HSC’s 75th Anniversary & the retirement of Dr. John Votto
Gala celebration of HSC’s 75th Anniversary & the retirement of Dr. John Votto For information, contact Linda Glovna at 860.612.6312 or Lglovna@hfsc.org
Oct 22, 2016 Living with ALS
Saturday, October 22, 2016 8:30 am — 2:00 pm Living with ALS The Neuromuscular Center at HSC presents Living with ALS, a community conference. Registration: mcdermos@hfsc.org  or 860.612.6305       
Sep 27, 2016 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group (For caregivers and individuals living with IBM)
For caregivers and individuals living with IBM Contact: Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, bscalabrini@hfsc.org, 860.612.6316 Location: Special Care Research & Education Center: 370 Osgood Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053 (Please use the Corbin Avenue driveway)

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