Press Releases

Third-Year Medical Students from the University of New England Complete Year-Long Clinical & Academic Training at ECHN

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) proudly announced today the first class of medical students from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM) who came to ECHN last July to begin their third-year of clinical and academic training will complete what the students and medical staff say was a successful and rewarding year for the health system’s medical teaching program.

RGH Auxiliary Awards Scholarships to Four Local Students

MANCHESTER, CONNECTICUT – The Rockville General Hospital Auxiliary awarded four outstanding high school graduates with the Mercedes Hawley Scholarship for 2012

The Auxiliary of Manchester Memorial Hospital Awards Four Health Care Scholarships

The Auxiliary of Manchester Memorial Hospital recently awarded scholarships to four high school graduates who are furthering their education in the medical field. 

MCC and ECHN Partner to Provide Access to High-Quality Primary Care Services for Students, Faculty and Staff

Manchester Community College (MCC) and Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) today announced a new and exciting cooperative agreement that will provide MCC’s students, faculty and staff access to a wide-range of high-quality primary care services – on and off the college campus – beginning this fall. 

ECHN Recipient of Strong Corporate Support From BNY Mellon Wealth Management

The Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) has received great benefit from its community relationship with BNY Mellon Wealth Management. 

Bike Connect Celebrates 10 Years of Support for Nursing!

Over 125 participants took to the streets on Sunday, May 20th for the 10th Anniversary of ECHN Bike Connect.

Main Pub Donation Purchases Needed Equipment For ECHN's Rehabilitation Services

MANCHESTER, CONNECTICUT – The Main Pub in Manchester, Connecticut, recently hosted a benefit event for Eastern Connecticut Health Network’s (ECHN) Rehabilitation Services.

Guests See The da Vinci Robot Come To Life At Manchester Memorial Hospital Open House

It may look like something out of a science fiction film, but the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System is very real and a lifesaver.

ECHN Congratulates Its 2012 Nightingale Award Winners

Eastern Connecticut Health Network (ECHN) proudly announced that eight of their nurses received the prestigious Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing at the 2012 Greater Hartford Nightingale Awards Gala held on May 10 at the Hartford Downtown Marriott.

Free Parenting Workshop: Tips from the Toilet Training Trenches

Eastern Connecticut Health Network’s (ECHN) Vernon Family Resource Center and the Vernon School Readiness Council are sponsoring a free workshop – Tips from the Toilet Training Trenches – to give parents the opportunity to learn how to recognize readiness skills in children and hear strategies on to help children understand the toilet learning process.