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.

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,...
Jan 4, 2013 Hospital for Special Care Appoints Pediatrician Specialist for Complex Unit
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Jan. 04, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) has hired Michelle Litsky, D.O., FAAP, as Staff Pediatrician for its Complex...
Dec 19, 2012 Media Statement: Hospital for Special Care Responds to Continued Speculation Regarding Autism and the Newtown Tragedy
Thursday, Dec. 19, 2012 The diagnosis of the shooter has not been confirmed. Therefore, we would strongly discourage continued speculation regarding...

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Feb 9, 2016 Stroke Support Group
Topic: Sleep and Stroke Speaker: Dr. Goldstein, HSC Pulmonologist Contact: Kristin Mooney, LCSW, mooneyk@hfsc.org 860.827.1958 X5091 Location: Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053  
Feb 10, 2016 Acquired Brain Injury Support Group
This Brain Injury Alliance of Connecticut (BIAC) support group is a great opportunity to meet, learn from, and share support with others whose lives have been affected by brain injury. Survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers are all welcome. Contact: Dr. Dennis Johnston djohnston@hfsc.org, 860.827.1958 X 3351 Location: Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053
Feb 16, 2016 Spinal Cord Injury Support and Information Group
Contact: Christa Green, cgreen@hfsc.org, 860.612.6343 or Jenna Murphy, PT, jmurphy@hfsc.org, 860.827.1958 X5491 Location: Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053
Feb 17, 2016 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Support Group
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)
Feb 18, 2016 Parkinson’s Support Group
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)
Feb 23, 2016 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group, for individuals living with IBM and caregivers
Separate sessions will be offered for individuals living with IBM and for caregivers. 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)
Apr 1, 2016 Gustin Nursing Conference: Improving Patient Care through Interprofessional Collaboration
Dr. Marie S. Gustin Nursing Excellence Conference: Improving Patient Care through Interprofessional Collaboration Friday, April 1, 2016 8:45 am - 3:30 pm Central Connecticut State University Alumni Hall