Category: Health & Fitness

No Emergency Room, But Yale-New Haven Hospital Moving In

[box]by Kyle Swartz / North Haven Citizen[/box] Yale-New Haven Hospital’s second attempt to establish a presence in North Haven will be successful, according to officials, but without an originally planned emergency room facility. “We are delighted to move this project...

/ March 6, 2012

ARRT Grants Five-Year Recognition to QU’s Radiologist Assistant Program

[box]Pictured: Ramon Gonzalez, Director of the Radiologist Assistant Program at Quinnipiac University.[/box] Hamden, Conn. – March 1, 2012 – The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART) has granted Quinnipiac University’s radiologist assistant program a five-year extended recognition. The designation allows graduates...

/ March 6, 2012

QU Physician Assistant & Nursing Students Bring Holiday Joy St. Raphael’s

Hamden, Conn. – Dec. 21, 2011 – Quinnipiac University physician assistant, nurse practitioner and nursing students collected, wrapped and distributed nearly 200 toys to children at the Hospital of St. Raphael in New Haven on Dec. 16. Toys were provided to more than 150 families with...

/ December 22, 2011

State Slates Hearing on Closing of North Haven Nursing Home

[box]By Ann DeMatteo, Assistant Metro Editor / New Haven Register[/box] NORTH HAVEN — Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement issues have caused a problem for the bottom line at a local nursing home that plans to close. The administrator of Clintonville Manor,...

/ December 20, 2011

Medical Education Expert Joins the Frank H. Netter, M.D., School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

A leading innovator in medical education has joined the Frank H. Netter, M.D., School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University to oversee ongoing development of the school’s curriculum and faculty. As associate dean for assessment and faculty development, Dr. Lisa Coplit will help...

/ December 7, 2011

Clintonville Ban a Tough Nut to Crack?

[box]by Ben Lasman / North Haven Patch[/box] Discussing Clintonville Elementary’s recent decision to ban nuts in school due to student allergies, Chris Peterson wrote today on the North Haven Way: What if a couple of children develop an allergy to apples...

/ December 5, 2011

Quinnipiac University Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Students Support Operation Christmas Child

[box]pictured: Quinnipiac University physician assistant students Emma Banks, left, Madeline Santiago, Stephanie Lenihan, Sarah Normandin and Jessie Dorne wrap shoe boxes as part of Operation Christmas Child.[/box] North Haven, Conn. – Nov. 29, 2011 – Nurse practitioner and physician assistant students at Quinnipiac University recently filled 60 shoe boxes...

/ November 29, 2011

Yale-New Haven Will Try Again for North Haven Facility

[box]By: Kyle Swartz / The North Haven Citizen[/box] Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) could still build its proposed medical facility with a full-service emergency room on Devine Street, despite recent state denial. According to YNHH Senior Vice President Vin Petrini, the New Haven...

/ October 6, 2011

Yale-New Haven Hospital Failed to Prove Need for Satellite Emergency Department in North Haven, Connecticut Office Rules

[box]By: Ann DeMatteo / Special to the Post-Chronicle[/box] NORTH HAVEN — Yale-New Haven Hospital did not prove the need for a proposed satellite emergency department in town, according to the state Office of Health Care Access. The agency’s proposed final decision...

/ October 4, 2011

State Denies Yale from Establishing Emergency Center in North Haven

As first reported by the North Haven Way, 1st Selectman Mike Freda issued the following statement regarding the proposed Yale emergency facility they’ve been working to bring to North Haven: “I received word late Friday afternoon from Yale New Haven...

/ September 27, 2011

Episode 86: March 21, 2011

In this episode of North Haven News: Sights and sounds from the 2011 St. Baldrick’s shaving event, held at the North Haven Middle School, which raised over $50,000 to go toward childhood cancer research.

/ March 22, 2011

Episode 79: December 7, 2010

In this episode of North Haven News: New medical facilities coming to town; and a grassroots effort to Leave the Leatherman Alone!

/ December 7, 2010