Honored for Patient Safety Two Years in a Row!
Manchester Memorial Hospital has been honored with the Patient Safety Excellence Award™ from Healthgrades.
The award recognizes hospitals scoring in the top 10% in the nation for patient safety, with the lowest occurrences of 14 preventable patient safety events. Manchester Memorial Hospital is the only hospital in Greater Hartford to achieve this recognition and one of only three hospitals in all of Connecticut.
This distinction places Manchester Memorial Hospital among the top 10% of all hospitals in the country.
How is patient safety measured?
Healthgrades studied 164,592 patient safety events involving Medicare patients between 2019 – 2021 and found four patient-safety indicators that accounted for 74% of all patient safety events.
According to Healthgrades, patients who are treated by hospitals that receive a Patient Safety Excellence Award are less likely to experience in-hospital injuries or infections, including:
61.4% less likely to
experience an in-hospital fallresulting in hip fracture.
52.7% less likely to
experience a collapsed lung resulting from a procedure or surgery
in or around the chest.
66.1% less likely to
experience pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital.
67.3% less likely to
experience catheter-related bloodstream infections
acquired in the hospital.
Our Core Hospital Services
A comprehensive and compassionate system of care to help you with your behavioral health needs, offering services to both adults and children.
Diagnostics & Blood Draw
Extraordinary chemistry and hematology departments with a cutting-edge, fully automated laboratory at Manchester Memorial Hospital so test samples can be received, prepared for testing and analyzed on a single line in order to provide physicians with results in a timely fashion.
ECHN’s Diabetes Services are comprised of community resources for the diagnosis, education and treatment of diabetes, designed to help you take back control of your condition – and your life.
From cardiac emergencies and strokes to broken bones and sudden illness, the emergency departments at Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital are staffed to treat the needs of the community with emergent and urgent injuries or illnesses.
ECHN Nutrition Services offers expert guidance and counseling from Registered Dietitians. They will help you develop smarter, healthier and, most importantly, realistic eating habits.
ECHN’s digestive health services help restore harmony on the inside so you can feel better all over. Often called “GI” doctors, these professionals provide screenings, diagnostics and treatments for a wide variety of gastrointestinal disorders.
Whether a complex operation or more routine outpatient procedure, our group of surgeons are highly trained and experienced in multidisciplinary approaches. They utilize the industry’s most advanced technologies and latest research to provide exceptional care – and peace of mind.
Heart & Vascular Serices
ECHN’s care team includes some of the region’s leading cardiologists, surgeons and therapists, utilizing advanced technology for diagnosing and treating cardiac conditions.
Our hospitalist team is comprised of over 30 board-certified physicians and Allied Health Professionals with extensive training in managing complex medical conditions. They provide care to patients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to our hospitalized patients at Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital.
Our imaging and testing services utilize the latest techniques and technology to give you and your physician rapid and reliable results.
The Family Birthing Center at Manchester Memorial Hospital is a comforting, environment for your child’s delivery and health. We also provide a wide array of education and parenting programs before and after delivery.
Pain management procedures address chronic and acute pain issues affecting the neck, back and other joints caused by arthritis and injuries.
ECHN’s comprehensive pulmonary care program at Manchester Memorial Hospital and Rockville General Hospital offer inpatient and outpatient services to diagnose and treat pulmonary conditions. Each hospital’s care team is comprised of board-certified pulmonologists and licensed respiratory rehabilitation experts dedicated to helping you breathe – and live – more comfortably.
Our licensed, certified and experienced therapists will work with you and your healthcare provider to create a treatment plan uniquely tailored to meet your needs.
Sleep Disorder Center
Our Sleep Disorders Center at Manchester Memorial Hospital is staffed with specially trained sleep specialists use the latest techniques in sleep studies to evaluate, diagnose and treat sleep disorders and sleep-related conditions.
Wound Care Center
At our Center for Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine, we understand that the causes of wounds are complex and varied. Our goal is to identify the barriers of healing in order to successfully help accelerate the healing process, manage recurrence to prevent lower limb loss and optimize outcomes for our patients.
Compassionate care for all your health needs.
We continue to make it easier and more affordable to access the highest quality care when you need it. Your community healthcare network is a healthcare leader, evidenced by numerous honors, achievements and certifications.