Press Releases

Free ECHN Community Health Education Programs For January and February

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) offers free health education programs at its various locations.

ECHN Implementing Visitor Restrictions

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) is implementing visitor restrictions at its two hospitals, Manchester Memorial (MMH) and Rockville General (RGH), and at Woodlake at Tolland Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in an effort to protect patients/residents, visitors and employees seasonal flu immediately.

The Charendoff Family Visits Cystoscopy Suite Dedicated to Dr. Leo Charendoff at Manchester Memorial Hospital

Members of the Charendoff family, including Elaine Charendoff, wife of the late Dr. Leo Charendoff, her two sons and daughter, their spouses and eight grandchildren, recently received a tour of the Cystoscopy Suite located within the Operating Room area at Manchester Memorial Hospital (MMH).

Light of Life Glows In Honor of Loved Ones

The Rockville General Hospital Auxiliary hosted its Light of Life tree-lighting ceremony in front of the hospital on December 3. The assembled town residents were treated to holiday songs beautifully sung by the Tolland High School Madrigal Singers.

ECHN Community Health Education Programs For December

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) offers free health education programs at various locations. 

New ECHN Corporators and New Trustee Elected At Annual Meeting

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) recently held its Annual Meeting of the ECHN Corporators and Board of Trustees at Maneeley’s in South Windsor. 

A Day of Honor

Manchester Memorial Hospital once again hosted the Town of Manchester’s annual Veterans Day celebration. 

ECHN Announces the Arrival of the Newest Technology in Surgery: da Vinci® Si™

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) is pleased to announce that the da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System with Firefly technology is now at Manchester Memorial Hospital and has already been put into service. 

Local Medical Team in Guatemala

Crossroads Outreach Medical Mission (COMM) International is preparing for a mission trip to Guatemala on October 31, 2012. 

ECHN Earns Multiple Certifications for Quality of Care

Eastern Connecticut Health Network’s (ECHN) Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Program at Manchester Memorial Hospital, 71 Haynes St., and Rockville General Hospital, 31 Union St., received recertification by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).