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How Dianne from Rocky Hill Advanced Cancer Research

Dianne Poland will tell you she’s blessed. Blessed with a family that loves and supports her, and blessed to have beaten the breast cancer that invaded her body two years ago. By participating in a cancer clinical trial with Hartford HealthCare and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, she is seizing an...


A Peek Inside The World Of Retail Healthcare

Imagine for a moment your favorite retail experience. What makes it so unusual? What makes you go want to go back again and again? Now, imagine that experience with your healthcare provider. Retail healthcare is on the rise — and it’s the experience that matters. That’s the topic of discussion...


Life Star Cited By Peers For Workplace Excellence

The crew and staff of Hartford HealthCare’s critical care helicopter service LIFE STAR have been recognized with the 2017 Connecticut Nurses Association (CNA) Excellence in the Workplace award. This award honors work settings that promote professional autonomy, serve as role models for others, and show evidence of creativity, innovation and positive outcomes....


All-In-The-Family Medicine: Four Generations Of Care

Dr. Rosemary Maduka (her patients call her Rosemary) is a family medicine practitioner in Storrs so popular among her patients that she is now accepting into her practice the infant great-grandchildren of some of the first people she treated as she began her career over 30 years ago. Even now,...


Healthcare as an Economic Engine

Elliott Joseph is not just Hartford Healthcare’s CEO – he is also a patient of the Hartford HealthCare Bone & Joint institute at Hartford Hospital, having had his hip replaced there recently. He talks with radio talk show host Rob Dibble about his experience leading the development, building and launching...


PODCAST: Is Cancer More Common Than Getting Married, Having First Baby?

Is cancer more common than getting married or having a first baby? That’s the claim of at least one British newspaper after the release of an analysis of cancer statistics by London-based McMillan Cancer Support. Get perspective on this study from Dr. Peter Yu, physician-in-chief of the Hartford HealthCare Cancer...