Posts filtered on Category

Greenwich Hospital

Greenwich Library

Free blood pressure screenings today at Greenwich Library

on
Looking for a quick check-up — but don’t want to pay or schedule an appointment. In that case, Greenwich Hospital can see you. The hospital holds free, walk-in blood pressure screenings conducted by a registered nurse every Monday, from 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., in the Greenwich Library’s health information center.   [Read More]

Free blood pressure screenings today at Byram Shubert Library

on
Byram Shubert Library will host free blood pressure screenings with a nurse from Greenwich Hospital, today from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.     [Read More]
Lynne Reynolds, RN, (center) is pictured with Sue Brown, RN, Senior Vice President, Patient Care Services and Frank Corvino, Greenwich Hospital president and CEO, at the 2014 Ceremony for Excellence in Nursing. Contributed photo.

Greenwich nurse honored for excellence

on
Greenwich Hospital celebrated National Nurses Week by honoring town resident Lynne Reynolds of the Labor and Delivery Department with the Helen Meehan Award for Excellence in Nursing. The award recognizes a nurse annually who demonstrates excellence in nursing practice, teaching or leadership. It was established in 1989 after Helen Kirschbaum Meehan, a devoted nurse whose […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich Hospital

Seminar on emotional eating tonight at Greenwich Library

on
Greenwich Library will host tonight at 6 p.m. in its meeting room a seminar on emotional eating. The event will feature Dr. Jennifer Denkin, a health psychologist specializing in weight management, emotional eating and bariatric surgery. The seminar will “discuss the basics of emotional eating, teach coping strategies for negative emotions that lead to emotional […] [Read More]

Greenwich Hospital quiet following storm

on
You’d think in the wake of yesterday’s storm, hospital emergency rooms would be flooded with people suffering from falls, shoveling-related heart troubles and other snow-fueled woes. But a spokeswoman at Greenwich Hospital said last night’s emergency department activity was low, and featured nothing out of the ordinary.  However, the hospital did play host to some […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich Hospital

Low patient volume at Greenwich Hospital ER due to storm

on
Even with the treacherous mix of ice and snow yesterday, Greenwich Hospital reported a  slow day and night at the emergency room. While average night time patient totals hover around 120, hospital officials said only 58 people turned up over the course of Thursday. Only 10 patients were treated between midnight Friday and the morning. […] [Read More]

Local woman arrested at Greenwich Hospital after family fight

on
A hospitalized Greenwich woman was arrested Tuesday morning after a fight with a family member that she reported. Loren Ferraro, 29, of 5 East Byway, is facing charges for disorderly conduct and third-degree assault following the altercation. According to police reports, Greenwich officers were dispatched to the Greenwich Hospital emergency room to investigate a patient’s […] [Read More]
Sue Brown, director of the birthing center at Greenwich Hospital, enjoys a baby girl as nurse Anne Appel works at the nurse's station behind her. The hospital is hosting a pregnancy primer from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday.

Pregnancy primer at Greenwich Hospital

on
Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Road, will host a pregnancy primer from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the hospital’s Noble Conference Center. The primer  is a “one-stop shopping” educational event for parents-to-be and those just thinking about becoming pregnant. As the name suggests, the event primes parents-to-be for what to expect before, during and after […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich Hospital