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.

Nov 10, 2011 Hospital for Special Care Appoints William J. Pesce to Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Nov. 10, 2011) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) has appointed William J. Pesce, DO, to the position of Chief of Physical...
Nov 8, 2011 Hospital for Special Care Appoints Laffin to its Board of Directors
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Nov. 8, 2011) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) announced today that it has appointed Joseph G. Laffin, CCP, Managing Principal,...
Oct 27, 2011 Hospital for Special Care Foundation Hosts Third Annual Dr. Marie Gustin Nursing Excellence Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Oct. 27, 2011) – The Hospital for Special Care Foundation is hosting its 3rd annual Dr. Marie S. Gustin Nursing Excellence...
Jun 28, 2015 Manes & Motions 9th Annual Freedom Ride
Manes & Motions 9th Annual Freedom Ride Lord Creek Farm, Old Lyme, CT Call 860.685.0008 for more information
May 28, 2015 Special Care Breath-Takers (Pulmonary) Support Group
Topic: Energy Conservation with Activities of Daily Living Speaker: Robyn Cop, Registered Occupational Therapist Janet Bowen, BA, CRT, JBowen@hfsc.org 860.827.4735
Jun 4, 2015 New England Spinal Cord Injury Toolkit
New England Spinal Cord Injury Toolkit For nurses, CNAs, PCAs and rehabilitation therapists providing care to individuals with spinal cord injury at skilled nursing facilities or at home. Register: Diana Pernigotti at DPernigotti@gaylord.org or call 203-679-3563