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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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.

Oct 11, 2012 Hospital for Special Care Foundation Hosts Fourth Annual Dr. Marie Gustin Nursing Excellence Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Oct.11, 2012) – The Hospital for Special Care Foundation is hosting its 4th annual Dr. Marie S. Gustin Nursing Excellence...
Sep 4, 2012 Hospital for Special Care Foundation Presents “Making the Most of Your Charitable Giving”
Series of four programs to educate residents on donations and possible 2013 tax changes NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (Sept. 04, 2012) – Beginning September 24...
Aug 28, 2012 Hospital for Special Care to Offer Specialized Smoking Cessation Program
Eight-session "Freedom from Smoking" program begins September 11 NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (August 28, 2012) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) will offer a...
Oct 21, 2014 Spinal Cord Injury Round Table Discussion
Spinal Cord Injury Round Table Discussion Tuesday, Oct. 21, 3:30 – 5:00 pm Christa Green, cgreen@hfsc.org  860.612.6343 Download PDF
Oct 23, 2014 Special Care Breath-Takers (Pulmonary) Support Group
Special Care Breath-Takers (Pulmonary) Support Group Thursday, Oct 23, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm  Janet Bowen, BA, CRT JBowen@hfsc.org  860.827.4735 Topic: Exercise on the run: Adding more activity in your day Speaker: Kevin Mangini, HSC Certified Personal Trainer
Oct 28, 2014 Balance/ Dizziness Support Group
Balance/ Dizziness Support Group Tuesday, Oct. 28, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Robert Rosso, MPT, rrosso@hfsc.org  860.827.1958 ext. 5042
Nov 7, 2014 Muscle Disease 2014: Update and Review
Muscle Disease 2014: Update and Review, a conference for physicians and clinicians. HSC R&E Center, New Britain