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 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...
Mar 7, 2013 Hospital for Special Care to Offer Spring Session of Specialized Smoking Cessation Program
Eight-session “Freedom from Smoking” program begins March 21 NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (March 7, 2013) – Hospital for Special Care (HSC) today announced...
Mar 20, 2015 Pasta Dinner Fundraiser benefiting HSC’s Adaptive Sports Programs
Adaptive Sports Pasta Dinner Fundraiser Friday, March 20, 5:00 – 7:30 pm HSC R&E Center. Call 860.832.6220 for information.
Apr 1, 2015 Gossling Rehabilitation Lecture: Predicting Outcome After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Childhood: Where is the crystal ball?
Gossling Rehabilitation Lecture LocationHSC R & E Center LecturerDr. Stacy Suskauer, guest lecturer TopicPredicting Outcome After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Childhood: Where is the crystal ball? Download Event PDF
Mar 10, 2015 Stroke Support Group
Kristin Mooney, LCSW, mooneyk@hfsc.org, 860.827.1958 X5091
Mar 11, 2015 Acquired Brain Injury Support Group
Contact Dr. Dennis Johnston, 860.827.1958, ext. 3351; johnstond@hfsc.org
Mar 17, 2015 Spinal Cord Injury - Round Table Discussion
Christa Green cgreen@hfsc.org, 860.612.6343 X6343 Jenna Murphy, PT jmurphy@hfsc.org, 860.827.1958 X5491
Mar 18, 2015 Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Support Group
Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, 860.612.6316; bscalabrini@hfsc.org
Mar 19, 2015 Parkinson’s Support Group
Parkinson’s Support Group            Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW bscalabrini@hfsc.org 860.612.6316
Mar 24, 2015 Balance/Dizziness Support Group
Contact Robert Rosso, rrosso@hfsc.org, 860-827-1958 X 5042
Mar 25, 2015 Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Support Group
Contact Brigitte Scalabrini, MSW, bscalabrini@hfsc.org, 860.612.6316
Mar 27, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015 AEA Aquatic Fitness Education for professionals
AEA Aquatic Fitness Education for professionals HSC Aquatic Center Learn more...
Apr 1, 2015 Gossling Rehabilitation Lecture: Predicting Outcome After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Childhood: Where is the crystal ball?
Gossling Rehabilitation Lecture LocationHSC R & E Center LecturerDr. Stacy Suskauer, guest lecturer TopicPredicting Outcome After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Childhood: Where is the crystal ball? Download Event PDF